Spring 2022

Past Events

June 18, 2022
June 18, 2022
June 16, 2022


Lenfest Center for the Arts
615 West 129th Street
New York, NY 10027
(enter on 125th Street, west of Broadway)


a staged reading


Thursday, June 16 @ 2:30 pm
Saturday, June 18 @ 2:30 pm
Saturday, June 18 @ 8 pm


by Tatiana Kouguell-Hoell
Directed by Kat Yen


Emmy is getting married today…right? While getting stoned with her grandmother in a bathtub on her wedding day, her grandmother warns her that two old family friends might be coming to the wedding: Sex and Death.



Content Warning



Run Time

1 hour, 45 minutes (no intermission)



April Audia* - DEATH
Esra Dayani* - OPAL
Charlotte Francis - YOUNG HELENA
Marlowe Holden* - YOUNG OPAL
Sarah Keyes* - MARIE
Erica Knight* - EMMY
Deborah Offner* - HELENA
Jorge Rochet - SEX

*These actors appear courtesy of Actor's Equity Association.


Production Team & Crew

Playwright Tatiana Kouguell-Hoell
Director Kat Yen
Producer Taeeun Yeo
Production Stage Manager Noa Berman
Assistant Director Quinlan Owens
Dramaturg Zhe Pan

About the Artist

Tatiana Kouguell-Hoell is a recent MFA Playwriting graduate of Columbia University. She previously studied at Purchase College, the University of Amsterdam and Prague Film School. Her original plays have been performed at The Tank Theater, Lenfest Center for the Arts, Studio Theater, the Stella Adler Studio for Acting, and Chateau Orquevaux in France, where she was awarded the Denis Diderot (A-I-R) Grant as an Artist-In-Residence. She lives in New York City. 

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