School of Jesus Fish
about this production
by Rick Robinson · November, 2001
Playwright/director Rick Robinson explores spirituality and the dark corners of the human mind in School of Jesus Fish.
Dr. Benjamin Hamilton's first patient as a therapist at St. Lucy's psychiatric ward is Ann Fencik, a 33 year old woman who claims she is God's daughter on earth. As Dr. Hamilton seeks to cure her, Ann's presence bagins to have startling effects on the other psychiatric patients.
This production is part of the Edge of the World Theater Festival 2001, a city-wide celebration of the vibrant and diverse Los Angeles theater community.
Rick Robinson's last play, SAP, was featured in last year's Edge of the World Festival and was chosen as a Critic's Pick by Backstage West.
This production has closed after a successful run
cast & crew
Writer/Director: Rick Robinson
Dramaturg: Thorin Alexander
Set/Prop Design: James Xavier
Costume Design: Rachel Myers
Stage Manager: Stacy Deckard & Pam Buzick
Sound Designer: Jeff Folschinsky
Lightning Designer: Valerie Breyne
Kristin Prewitt as Anne
David Nett as Dr. Ben
Amber Burgess as Franny
Sarah Orr as Fish
Shannon Nelson as Sam
Lisa Grady as Debra
Tina Fallon as Irma
Michael Bodie as Dr. Adam