Written By Kathleen Cahill
Directed By Mark Irvingsen
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On Bill and Mary’s 15th Anniversary, they are pulled into learning something about each other while playing a kid’s basketball game called H-O-R-S-E 

KATHLEEN CAHILL is the recipient of three Edgerton Foundation Awards, the Jane Chambers Playwrighting Award, two Connecticut Commission on the Arts Playwrighting Awards, a Massachusetts Artists Foundation Award, a Rockefeller Grant, a National Endowment for the Arts New American Works Grant, a National New Play Network Commission, and a Drama League Award. She was a Dramatists Guild Fund Travelling Master. Her play Charm (NNPN Showcase) was nominated for a Pulitzer Prize; her play The Persian Quarter was nominated for a Steinberg Award. New work: a musical LATE, will be workshopped at the Berklee College of Music this summer. Her new play Mrs. Einstein, is at the 2024 Durango Play Festival, and The Robertassey, a comedy about grief, receives its world premiere at the Salt Lake Acting Company in 2025. She writes what Alan Cumming says on PBS’s Mystery.

Mark has been a Road member since 2011. HORSE is his directing debut. He is delighted to be working with Liz Herron who made his job that much easier. He wishes to thank Vanessa for her continued patience and support as well as her delicious varieties of pastas.


BILL –Mark Irvingsen*
MARY – Elizabeth Herron*
Stage Directions – Dana Schwartz*

*Road Company Member