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Swimming in the Shallows by Adam Bock

A San Diego Premiere
June 4th - June 26th, 2011
Benefitting the 
Empowering Spirits Foundation


Directed by Carla Nell


Designers: Diane Fortakoff (Stage Manager), Mark Robertson (Scenic Designer), Chad Oakley (Lighting Designer), Carla Nell and Kym Pappas (Sound Designer)


Cast: Kathi Copeland (Barb), Kym Pappas (Carla Carla), Eve Parker (Donna), J.D. Burke (Nick), Philip John (The Shark), Kevin Six (Bob)


Barb finds out that Buddhist monks in Thailand only own eight things and wonders if that is all she wants. She starts giving away her things but her husband Bob keeps buying her new ones. Donna wants Carla Carla to marry her, but Carla Carla doesn’t like that Donna smokes. Nick meets a shark at the aquarium they go on a date to the beach and Nick tries not to sleep with the shark too fast. Plus dream sequences. Plus a wedding.

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