6.16.14 "Doppelganger" by Victoria Z. Daly


A developmental reading of "Doppelgänger" featuring Julie Fitzpatrick,Carole Monferdini, Kathryn Danielle, Danielle Beckman, and Stephanie Braxton

By Victoria Z. Daly & Directed by Norma Medina

Vanessa, the mother of only child Shelley, has a midlife crisis when Shelley’s angry, teenage rebellion forces her to question her own identity. Vanessa’s mother returns from the dead, an imaginary daughter shows up, and her therapist still won’t let her off the hook. Will Vanessa jump off a roof? Will she kill her daughter with a chicken? Or will imaginary daughter kill her? A comedy set in the middle of Vanessa’s troubled mind.

Talkback with the playwright afterwards & FREE

Monday, June 16, 7:30 p.m.

TAI Studios, 150 W. 30th St., 14th floor (between 6th/7th Aves)

DOPPELGANGER is presented as part of a series of readings in May and June showcasing the work of The 9th Floor, a New York City–based collective of writers and actors.