8 STOPS | ON TOUR
Sustained Excellence Obie winner Deb Margolin’s passionate play about motherhood and mortality. The New York Times called 8 STOPS “lovely, offbeat [and] undeniably funny.”
Written and performed by DEB MARGOLIN
Directed by JAY WAHL
DEB MARGOLIN is a playwright, actor, and founding member of Split Britches Theater Company. She is the author of numerous plays, including Imagining Madoff, Turquoise, Bringing the Fishermen Home, as well as 10 solo performance plays which she has toured throughout the US. Deb was honored with an OBIE award for Sustained Excellence of Performance, the Kesselring Playwriting Prize for her play Three Seconds in the Key, the 2008 Helen Merrill Distinguished Playwright Award and the Richard H. Broadhead Prize for teaching excellence at Yale University, where she is Associate Professor (adj.) in the undergraduate Theater Studies Program. Commissions include the NY Public Theater and Actors Theater of Louisville. Deb has been artist in residence at Hampshire College, University of Hawaii, Penn State University, and many others, and was Zale Writer in Residence at Tulane University in New Orleans. A compilation of some of her solo pieces as well as a multi-character play, Critical Mass, is entitled Of All The Nerve: Deb Margolin Solo. Deb lives in New Jersey, which she denies.