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Lucky ()

Produced by

Barlizo Productions

Presented by

Next Stage Theatre Festival

Playwright: Marie Barlizo
Director: Sophie Gee


Factory Studio Theatre


January 10th, 2019 – January 20th, 2019


Nina, a Filipino student, can’t meet her parents’ expectations. An encounter with Sylvain, a former skinhead, sparks a thrilling plan that could change both their lives, but he soon realizes she may not be who she claims to be. Inspired by the real-life tragedy of Jennifer Pan, Markham’s “golden child” who ordered a hit on her immigrant parents, LUCKY is a raw and gripping examination of the Asian “model minority” stereotype. (


Christian Jadah Sylvain
Katharine King Nina

Creative Team

Marie Barlizo Playwright
Sophie Gee Director
Matt McGeachy Dramaturge
Zoe Roux Tattoo Designer


Emlyn Van Bruinswaardt Stage Manager
Marie Barlizo Producer


Sebastian Quinn Hoodless Venue Technician
Josh Hoodless Venue Technician
Noah Feaver Design Consultant