Anatomy of a Suicide

Atlantic Theater Company continues its 2019-2020 Off-Broadway season with the US premiere of Anatomy of a Suicide, written by Alice Birch and directed by Obie Award winner Lileana Blain-Cruz.

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Running time: 
1hr 45mins (no intermission)
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About Anatomy of a Suicide:

Three generations of women. Their lives play out simultaneously. For each, the chaos of what has come before brings a painful legacy. Anatomy of a Suicide is a revelatory exploration of mothers and daughters.

Alice Birch
Atlantic Theater Company
Lileana Blain-Cruz
Jiyoun Chang
Mariana Sanchez
Kaye Voyce
Cast list:
Celeste Arias (as Anna), Jason Babinsky (as Tim, Toby, Steve & Mark), Gabby Beans (as Bonnie), Ava Briglia (as Daisy, Anna & Child), Carla Gugino (as Carol), Julian Elijah Martinez (as Jamie), Jo Mei (as Jo, Laura & Lola), Vince Nappo (as Dan, Felix, Dave, Luke & Nick), and Miriam Silverman (as Emma, Karen, Daisy, Esther, May & Diane)
Other info:
Projection Design by Hannah Wasileski
Anatomy of a Suicide Performance Dates & Times
Previews from: 
February 1, 2020
Opening date: 
February 18, 2020
March 11, 2020

Performance schedules for all shows are subject to change.

Atlantic Theater Company - Linda Gross Theater

336 West 20th Street (between 8th and 9th Avenue) New York, NY 10011
Nearest subway station:
14th Street / 8th Avenue station

Latest Anatomy of a Suicide News & Features

Carla Gugino
Carla Gugino & more to star in Anatomy of a Suicide at Atlantic Theater Company
December 20, 2019

Atlantic Theater Company has revealed initial casting for its previously announced US premiere of Alice Birch's Anatomy of a Suicide, directed by Obie Award winner Lileana Blain-Cruz, which will now begin previews on February 1, 2020 (instead of January 30) at the Linda Gross Theater, ahead of an official opening on February 18 and a limited run through March 15, 2020.

Our Anatomy of a Suicide Review

The format of Alice Birch’s Anatomy of a Suicide, currently enjoying its US premiere at the Atlantic Theater Company, has been described as experimental. Which surprises me since Ringling Brothers Barnum & Bailey has been using the three-ring circus format for over a hundred years now. Of course, the circus is not trying to provide a narrative or explore complex familial and societal... Read more