Commission Announces CLEARING Cast and Design Team

Commission Announces CLEARING Cast and Design Team

Pictured: Alex Dauphin

Commission Theatre has announced the cast and design team for CLEARING by Beth Hyland.

Directed by Claire Reinhart, the production features Emma Maltby as Jess, Emily Marso as Agnes, Alex Dauphin as Clare, Charlotte Thomas as Carly, and Lindsey Kite as Becca.

The design team includes Melissa Hubbert (stage manager), Allyce Torres (assistant director),  Sydney Achler (scenic designer), Kaycee Filson (props designer), Andrew Chien (sound designer), Meghan Erxleben (lighting designer), Melissa Perkins (costume designer), Ella Raymont (yoga choreographer), and Ella Raymont (violence choreographer).

From the press release: “When Jess gets a job at LaLaLea, the upscale yoga pants store and lifestyle brand, she feels like she’s finally found her way. But when sudden violence strikes a nearby store, Jess and her co-workers learn that even positive energy has a dark side. CLEARING is a dark coming-of-age comedy about yoga, friendship, and the pressure women are under – and what happens when that pressure makes them snap.”

CLEARING runs June 8th – 23rd. For more information visit

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