The Way West

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In a modern-day, falling-apart California town, Mom shares with her two squabbling daughters death-defying tales of pioneer crossings as she waits for her bankruptcy to come through. Stories are stretched, songs are broken into, and checks are forged as Mom and her grown girls scrape for survival.

Caroline Neff, Didi O'Connell and Zoe Perry. All photos by Michael Brosilow.
Steppenwolf Production: Zoe Perry and Gabe Ruiz
At Steppenwolf: Zoe Perry, Ira Amyx, Caroline Neff
Zoe Perry, Gabe Ruiz
Cast Requirements

Four Women, Two Men

Production and Development History

Spring 2015: Marin Theater Company. Directed by Hayley Finn

World Premiere: Steppenwolf, Spring 2014. Directed by Amy Morton. Starring: Ira Amyx, Didi O'Connell, Martha Lavey, Caroline Neff, Zoe Perry and Gabe Ruiz.

BareBones Workshop at The Lark, NYC. Directed by Linsay Firman. Starring: Nadia Bowers, Raul Castillo, Curran Connor, Didi O'Connell, Patricia Randell, Gayle Rankin and David Shih.