The Christians

by Lucas Hnath

A Senior Project in Theater Studies for Hershel Holiday

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Just your average play about a megachurch pastor who one day decides to lead his flock down a (in his eyes) more righteous path. An earnest exploration of belief in America and of the current generation's attempts to reconcile scripture with modern life.

"…powerful, riveting…handles a complex and intellectual debate in a relatable way and that, more importantly, shows the human and real consequences of choices based in spirituality." —National Catholic Reporter.

"…plants the audience squarely in the thick of the battle…utterly engrossing…many attendees bowed their heads at each call for prayer before reminding themselves that this is, in fact, just a play." —BroadwayWorld.com.

Audition information coming soon!
Contact the Show
at hershel.holiday@yale.edu
Performances
February 8 at 8:00pm
February 9 at 8:00pm
February 10 at 2:00pm
February 10 at 8:00pm
@ The Whitney Theater
Reservations
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Cast
ChoirAlaina Anderson
ChoirCara Washington
ChoirG Laster
ChoirPayson Whitwell
ChoirSophia Morales
Pastor PaulNoah Konkus
Associate Pastor JoshuaLiam Elkind
Congregant JennyJacqueline Blaska
Elder JayMax Teirstein
Wife ElizabethSabrina Clevenger
Production Staff
DirectorHershel Holiday
ProducerWissem Gamra
Stage ManagerEitan Acks
Musical DirectorSeth Gregson
Set DesignerMax Wilson
Lighting DesignerSimone Lavin
Master ElectricianPrisca Dognon
Costume DesignerOsariemen Ogbemudia
Hair ArtistGarima Singh
Graphic DesignerAnne Jones
Paint ChargeKatherine Oh
Assistant DirectorMikaela Boone
Associate Set DesignerJordan Boudreau
Sets CrewAnna Lazarova
Sets CrewLiz Egler
Sets CrewKitty Kan
MusicianSam Lopate
MusicianPong Trairatvorakul
MusicianClay Bailey

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