Shark Eat Muffin Announces the Premiere of THE SPACE BETWEEN MY HEAD AND MY BODY

Fresh, New Theatre Company, Shark Eat Muffin, celebrates their second performance this season with the much-anticipated US premier of Catie O'Keefe's play, The Space Between my Head and my Body directed by Laura Boggs.

Show Description: The Space Between my Head and my Body explores the lives of seven people whose paths collide in flight on an airplane. In the unquantifiable space between departure and arrival, male and female, physical body and identity, we examine what defines each one of them. As the characters weave in and out of different times and spaces, different flights and even different bodies, they remain connected by the same journey. A journey that is forever pushing forward towards the fate of the passengers, their relationship to one another and their own survival in a sea of lost travellers.

The show was produced at the 2008 Edinburgh Fringe Festival in Scotland and was published in 2010 by Original Works Publishing.

This production will be part of the 2013 Cincinnati Fringe Festival.

Characters sought: 4-7 actors* (in a smaller cast, actors will play multiple roles)

Huw: Male in his thirties
Dolly: Female in her thirties
Mark: Teen and then early twenties male
Megan: Mark's twin sister, teen and then early twenties female.
Lois: Mark and Megan's mother (same actress or younger version to play Lois as a 16 year old)
Krissy: Flight attendant in twenties (should be played by a male)
*All roles are paid

Tech needs:

In addition to cast, we are looking for the following paid technical roles.

Assistant Stage Manger
Sound designer
Running crew


Auditions: Auditions will be held April 30th and May 1st. Please contact the director at to schedule a time and discuss audition materials.

Directed by: Laura Boggs (recent credits include Barefoot in the Park with The Drama Workshop and The Passion of Dracula with The Beechmont Players)

Rehearsals: Exact times TBA during May.

Performances: May and June 2013 - exact dates TBA

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