- Eric Grode, The New York Times (Critics’ Pick)
- Mark Piekert, Backstage (Critics’ Pick)
What happens when technology challenges our idea of who we are? Jennifer Samuels has just discovered that she is her own twin.CHIMERA combines bioethics, Greek mythology, psychopathology, and old fashioned stage magic into Twilight Zone-inspired voyage into the cellular structure of one woman.
Sound Design: James Sugg
Set Design: Jeremy Wilhelm
Video Design: Kate Freer and David Tennant
Lighting Design: James Clotfelter
Costume Design: Tara Webb
Stage Manager: Lisa McGinn
January, 2012: HERE Arts Center, as part of Under the Radar Festival (PREMIERE)
January 2013: The Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts, Philadelphia PA
April 2012: Swarthmore College, Swarthmore PA
The Gate Theatre in London, November-December 2014.
Developed through a HARP residency and a workshop production at the Workhaus Collective. Development support also provided by: the Playwrights’ Center PlayLabs Festival of New Plays; the Perry-Mansfield New Works Festival with support from Actors Theatre of Louisville; North American Cultural Laboratory; New Dramatists with support from the Creativity Fund; the Swarthmore Project in Theater at Swarthmore College and funding from the McKnight Advancement Grant, NYSCA, and the Bush Foundation. Suli Holum and HERE participated in the Fox Foundation Resident Actor Fellowships, funded by the William & Eva Fox Foundation and administered by Theatre Communications Group.