BURY THE DEAD
Written by: Irwin Shaw
Directed by: Dr. James Schlatter
Character: The Captain / Bess
Intellectual, Conflicted Military Leader
Synopsis: Written in 1936, the play is set in an unnamed battlefield that also serves as the gravesite for six dead American soldiers. Havoc unfolds as the dead soldiers stand up in their shared grave and refuse to be buried.
–Upenn Mainstage Article