In this riveting and honest story about the trials of parenting, Lucy Smith explores one woman’s experience bearing her child, baring her soul, and embracing her inner mama bear.

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Show 2: STIFF

Show 4: RIP


Lucy Smith is an actor, writer, massage therapist and teacher. She holds an MFA from Columbia University in Acting and BA from Bard College with a double major in Film and Drama/Dance. She is a published poet and a collaborator with many devised theater companies (both in NYC and Portland, Oregon) such as the TEAM, the SITI Company, International WOW, Dodeska, the OtherSide theater and the anonymous ensemble. Favorite roles include Nell in Endgame directed by Sean Doran, Helena in Midsummer Night's Dream directed by Anne Bogart, Lucy in The Comfort and Safety Of Your Own Home directed by Josh Fox and Dorothy in Particularly in the Heartland by the TEAM. She returned home to Atlanta almost a decade ago. She teaches yoga and theater to children and is raising a magical being who is in kindergarten. This is her first play as a playwright.

Cast + Crew

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Lucy Smith


Rachel May


Quintara Johnson

Stage Manager

Nancy Nguyen

Assistant Stage Manager

Amber Bradshaw


Vallea Woodbury

Production Manager

Gabrielle Stephenson

Set Designer

Elisabeth Cooper

Lighting Designer

Chase Weaver

Props Designer

Tony Fernandez

Costume Designer

Dan Bauman

Sound Designer

Kimberly Binns

Video Designer

Amy Morrow

Master Electrician

Felipe Barral and IGNI Productions

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