MARIANNA BASSHAM* (Emma) has appeared with SpeakEasy in Blackbird, A Future Perfect, Reckless, In The Next Room (or the vibrator play),Admissions, Hand to God, and Small Mouth Sounds (as the teacher!) She has appeared at the Huntington, Playwrights Horizons, Actors’ Shakespeare Project, Commonwealth Shakespeare Company, Underground Railway Theater, Greater Boston Stage Company, and many others. Film: Moonrise Kingdom and Don’t Look Up. Television: Olive Kitteridge and Hulu’s Castle Rock. She teaches acting at Boston Conservatory at Berklee, and is the recipient of Elliot Norton and IRNE awards. (she/her)
New York Times Critic’s Pick! Boasting! critically acclaimed, sold-out runs in both London and New York, People, Places & Things is an exhilarating new play about surviving in the modern world. The story focuses on Emma, a thirty-something actress who thinks she is …
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