The Best Brothers

The Best Brothers by Daniel MacIvor
January 15-24, 2016
Open Eye Figure Theatre

When Kyle and Hamilton Best’s mother dies in a bizarre accident at a gay pride parade, the brothers have to find a way to work together to make the final arrangements. As each struggles to understand the other, the brothers begin to see more deeply into themselves and the unconventional woman who gave them life. The Best Brothers is a bittersweet comedy that explores the many ways in which we grieve, and the love we find in unexpected places.

Cast:
Kyle Best: Wade A. Vaughn
Hamilton Best: David Mann

Director: Natalie Novacek
Stage Management: April Harding
Lighting: Courtney Schmitz
Costumes: A. Emily Heaney
Assistant Director: Katie Willer

Press:
Gay Brother, Straight Brother, Dead Mother in Excellent “Best Brothers” \\ Lavender Magazine
6 Great Plays to Warm Your Heart on a Cold January Day \\ City Pages
The Best Brothers – Loudmouth Collective \\ Minnesota Theatre Love
The Best Banter \\ Minnesota Playlist
The Best Brothers \\ Aisle Say Twin Cities
“The Best Brothers” by Loudmouth Collective at Open Eye Figure Theatre \\ Cherry and Spoon
Loudmouth Collective looks at brotherly love in ‘The Best Brothers’ in Minneapolis \\ Star Tribune
The Best Brothers \\ City Pages
Weekend What’s What: 1/14-1/17 \\ l’etoile
New shows bring in the new year in Twin Cities theater \\ Star Tribune
Steele Talkin’ with Jearlyn Steele: Center Stage 1/10/16 \\ WCCO Radio
Arts Spotlight: 538 \\ Lavender Magazine
Fresh Fruit \\ KFAI Radio

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