by Duncan Macmillan
with Jonny Donahoe

directed by Eric Ort

March 12-22, 2019

*production closed early due to the COVID Pandemic

What would be on your list of things that make life worth living?

You’re six years old. Mom’s in the hospital. She finds it hard to be happy. So you start to make a list of everything that’s brilliant about the world. Everything that’s worth living for. 1. Ice cream. 2. Water Fights. 3. Hairdressers that listen to what you want. 4. Chocolate. You leave it on her pillow. You know she’s read it because she’s corrected your spelling.

With poignant humor and joy, Every Brilliant Thing is an interactive life-affirming theatrical experience that will take you on a journey of healing, falling in love, and (re)discovering all that life has to give. It’s everything brilliant about the world—everything worth living for.


Chad Jennings

The Narrator

Duncan Macmillan


Jonny Donahoe


Eric Ort


Brian Prather

Set Advisor

Chris Bell

Lighting Design

Adam Bintz

Sound Design

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