You Must Wear a Hat

Tuesday and Weeks make hats on the Great Barrier Reef waiting for the world to end. A play for two and a rabbit puppet.
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You Must Wear a Hat

Recommended by

  • Charles Green:
    18 Sep. 2020
    One of the most cogent explorations of love, this play isolates the viewer in a melancholy state, stripping away our defenses and opening us up to the potential for total vulnerability. Funny, strange, and hopeful, one can't help but feel the play is an act of forgiveness, a truly rare catharsis.
  • Megan Gogerty:
    24 Aug. 2020
    Theatrical and nuanced, this play rings the alarm about climate change and the great barrier reef while delivering funny, heartbreaking, achingly drawn characters.
  • Kitchen Dog Theater:
    27 May. 2019
    OFFICIAL SELECTION for the KITCHEN DOG THEATER 2019 NEW WORKS FESTIVAL
    This play was chosen from nearly 450 submitted scripts and received a staged reading as part of our annual festival.

Development History

  • Reading
    ,
    Hub Theatre
    ,
    2019
  • Reading
    ,
    University of Iowa New Play Festival
    ,
    2018
  • Workshop
    ,
    NNPN/Kennedy Center MFA Workshop
    ,
    2018

Production History

  • University
    ,
    University of Iowa Workshop Production
    ,
    2018

Awards

Finalist
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Leah Ryan FEWW
,
2019
Semi-Finalist
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O'Neill National Playwrights Conference
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2019