Natural Shocks

WP Theater kicks off its 2018-2019 season with the world premiere of Natural Shocks, starring Tony Award nominee Pascale Armand, written by Lauren Gunderson and directed by May Adrales.

(Photos by Joan Marcus)

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Running time: 
1hr 30mins (no intermission)
Categories: 
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About Natural Shocks:

A darkly hilarious solo tour-de-force where an unnamed woman is forced into her basement when she finds herself in the path of a tornado. Trapped there, she spills over into confession, regret, long-held secrets, and giddy new love. But as the storm approaches, she becomes less and less sure where safety lies — and how best to defy the danger that awaits.

By:
Lauren Gunderson
Producer:
WP Theater
Director:
May Adrales
Cast list:
Pascale Armand (as She)
Natural Shocks Performance Dates & Times
Previews from: 
October 28, 2018
Opening date: 
November 8, 2018
Closes: 
November 25, 2018
MatineeEvening
Monday--
Tuesday-7pm
Wednesday-7pm
Thursday--
Friday-8pm
Saturday2pm8pm
Sunday3pm7pm

Performance schedules for all shows are subject to change.

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Our Natural Shocks Review

Natural Shocks by Lauren Gunderson, now running at the WP Theater, is a dark monologue where we are told by an unnamed female character (Pascale Armand) that she is down hiding in her basement because a tornado is approaching. As the play opens she runs down the stairs and directly addresses the audience, explaining what is going on, why she is there, that all will be revealed, and that she is... Read more