Family Happiness

FAMILY HAPPINESS by Leo Tolstoy, Adapted and Directed by Alexis Macnab

FAMILY HAPPINESS recieved a staged-reading production at The Piven Theater in Evanston, IL as part of their Lab @ Piven Series in November 2016. 

The workshop cast featured Nicholia Quinn Aguirre, Marzenna Bukowska, Emily Lotspich, Emily Nichelson, Maria Stephens, and Susan Wingerter. 


FAMILY HAPPINESS was also presented at Obelrin College in February 2016. 

Tolstoy’s novella Family Happiness is brought to life in a visual and kinetic adaptation. Young Masha yearns for a much older Sergey. When he falls for her, they begin a touching, sometimes tormented, journey toward a shared future. An ensemble cast and physical direction embodies this intimate and masterful tale describing the first great cycle of mature love. 

Performed by Abby Bordin, Chandler Browne, Magdalena Dimitriadou, Zoë Kushlefsky, Jessica Toltzis, Amy Weintraub.

Scenic Design by Laura Carlson, Costume Design by Chris Flaharty, Lighting Design by Jeremy Benjamin, Sound Design by Eastman Presser, Stage Management by Adina Katz. 

Produced by Oberlin College Theater.