Below the Belt

By Richard Dresser, directed by Dana Friedman

Three eccentric "checkers" at a nameless factory weigh the need to connect with their peers against the desire to heave them off the corporate ladder.

August 2003, in repertory with The Hothouse

In the press

"(Playwright Richard Dresser) is indebted to Steep Theatre Company for giving "Below the Belt" a production that showcases his wit while reining in his tendency to be too clever by half."
- Kelly Kleinman, Chicago Reader
Named One of 2003's Best Shows
By Mary Shen Barndidge, Windy City Times

Artistic Team

Brendan Melanson
Matthew Carter
Laurens Wilson

Director: Dana Friedman
Scenic Design: John Wilson
Lighting Design: Kevin Shaw