Otherwise Engaged

By Simon Gray, directed by Michael Rice

Selfish publisher Simon Hench, tries to keep his family and friends at a graceful distance. As they drop in unannounced, they set into motion a series of truths that ultimately culminate with Hench's life finally catching up with him.

February 2007

In the press

"energetic, layered performances..."
- Jenn Goddu, Chicago Reader
"This show is a treat.The Steep ensemble lands their characters deftly."
- Tom Williams, chicagocritic.com

Artistic Team

James Allen
Alex Gillmor
Peter Moore
Lisa Butterfield
Kevin Gladish
Lauren Ludwig
Levi Petree

Director: Michael Rice
Scenic Design: Brad Akin
Costume Design: Morgan Steinberg
Lighting Design: Peter Dully
Sound Design: Joe Griffin
Stage Manager: Lori Cepa
Production Manager: Brad Akin
Dramaturg: Kate Zien
Dialect Coach: Martin Aistrope