August 28, 2015 – October 25, 2015
Playwrights Horizons

Written by Lucas Hnath
Directed by Les Waters

Emily Donahoe — Jenny, a church congregant
Andrew Garman — Paul, a pastor
Philip Kerr — Jay, a church elder
Larry Powell — Joshua, the associate pastor
Linda Powell — Elizabeth, the pastor's wife


Scenic Design: Dane Laffrey
Costume Design: Connie Furr Soloman
Lighting Design: Ben Stanton
Sound Design: Jake Rodriguez
Production Stage Manager: Marisa Levy

Music Supervised and Additional Arrangements: David Dabbon

Ten years ago, Pastor Paul’s church was a modest storefront. Now it houses thousands, with a coffee shop in the lobby and a baptismal font as big as a swimming pool. But Paul is about to preach a sermon that will shake the foundation of his congregation’s beliefs. Backed by a live choir, The Christians is both epic and unexpectedly intimate, an unflinching look at faith in America — and its power to unite or divide.

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