Preacher Man

 
 

A man tied to an electric chair tells his audience what it feels like to lead a fulfilled life. 

A short solo play.

Publication information can be found at:
https://www.indietheaternow.com/Play/preacher-man

Winner of the Best Short Solo Award at the United Solo Festival, New York

 

Reviews:

blogTO, Toronto

http://www.blogto.com/theatre/2012/06/toronto_festival_of_clowns_is_full_of_very_dark_humour/

"it sure challenged my assumptions of what I thought clowns were all about... Well paced and chillingly told."

Nasty Shadows, Fredericton, New Brunswick

http://nastyshadows.com/tag/fancy-boys-theatre-company/

"Both hilarious and uncomfortable."

Plank Magazine, Vancouver

http://www.plankmagazine.com/review/preacher-man-short-and-intense

"Cuts to the bone... There are tons of laughs, well, laughs that make you uncomfortable... LaVercombe is chilling and expert in his delivery." 

 

Production History:

Preacher Man, by Jesse LaVercombe, premiered March 24th, 2012 at the The National Theatre School of Canada in Montreal with the following cast and crew:

Performer: Jesse LaVercombe
Director: Adam Lazarus
Dramaturge: Jodi Essery
Technical Director: Mark Bye

Preacher Man played 2012 at the Toronto Festival of Clowns with the following cast and crew:
Performer: Jesse LaVercombe
Director: Adam Lazarus

Preacher Man was produced in 2012 by Fancy Boys Theatre Co. / St. Thomas University, Fredericton, New Brunswick with the following cast and crew:
Performer: Jesse LaVercombe
Technical Director: Chris Saad
Assistant Director: Ben Wheelwright
Stage Manager: Rachel Dawn Woods

Preacher Man was produced in 2013 by Small-Handed Men Theatre Co. / Vancouver Fringe Festival with the following cast and crew:
Performer: Jesse LaVercombe
Stage Manager: Step Taylor

Preacher Man was performed 2013 at United Solo Theatre Festival. New York City with the following cast and crew: 
Performer: Jesse LaVercombe
Stage Manager: Alexis Wilcock
Technical Director: Lilla Goettler
(winner of the Best Short Solo Award)