Kate Benson

A Beautiful Day in November on the Banks of the Greatest of the Great Lakes 

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Dark comedy, Full-length

For those of you just tuning in, Thanksgiving is already in progress here at Wembly kitchen. The stands are nice and full; it’s quite a crowd that’s gathered. They’re in for a real treat.

Production Notes

Off Broadway, the show, directed by Lee Sunday Evans, and starring Jessica Almasy, Gerry Bamman, Hubert Point-Du Jour, Christian Felix, Nina Hellman, Brooke Ishibashi, Mia Katigbak, Kristine Haruna Lee, Heather Alicia Simms and Ben Williams, opened at City Center Stage II on Jan. 15, 2015.


Kate Benson

Kate Benson is a writer and actor living in Brooklyn. Plays include: [PORTO] (The Bushwick Starr), A Beautiful Day in November on the Banks of the Greatest of the Great Lakes (Obie winner), (New Georges with the Women’s Project Theater), Super Magic Wild Forest (Clubbed Thumb Biennial Commission), and Desert (for Now). She has an MFA from the Brooklyn College Playwriting program.  Performances include: I’ll Never Love Again (Bushwick Starr), Tiger, Tiger (on the Nature of Violence) (Dixon Place), Fondly, Collette Richland (Elevator Repair Service at NYTW), Nomads (the Incubator), Good Person of Szechwan (the Public & LaMama), and home/sick (the Assembly)... [FULL BIO]