ABOUT THE PRODUCTION
An Award Winning Play about the Transformative Power of Love
Directed by Kate Holland, Gabrielle Maisels, Dramaturg, Eli Zoller Music Director.
A rare male voice in the breast cancer journey The Actual Dance transforms the stage alternatively into an other-worldly place called The Ballroom with an orchestra that in the show includes a cellist and classical guitarist; the places of breast cancer care and treatment including hospital rooms and doctors offices; flash backs to first dates and early encounters; and into the here-and-now of the day of the performance.
Sam’s performance will make you laugh, cry and cheer!
PRESS & REVIEWS
The Actual Dance has been performed in off-Broadway Theatre Row in New York and is now touring to much acclaim:
“A life affirming ode to commitment and boundless love.” Manhattan Digest
“The Actual Dance is proof that life is, indeed, beautiful!” Stage Buddy
“Pure theatre as it was initially meant to be.” — Drama Queen
“And each time the show overwhelms. It is a face of CAREGIVING that we seldom hear. A straight mans journey during his wife’s breast cancer. Sam tells his caregiving journey powerfully and brilliantly.” –Gregory L. Johnson, Senior Advisor for Family Caregiving, Office of the CEO EmblemHealth, New York