by Natalie Symons
Directed by Daniel Kelly
A World Premiere
June 9 - July 2
Amy, a transgender teenage girl from Seattle, and Nell, a dying woman who’s lived most of her life on the streets of Detroit, find themselves in an unlikely meeting in a Florida motel room to discuss publishing Nell’s childhood memoir. An intimate tale of survival, redemption, and the desperate need to share our stories, Naming True investigates how to persevere in the absence of hope.
Content Disclaimer: Contains adult language.
Approximately 80 minutes, no intermission.
Sam Talmadge Marissa Brotz
Assistant Stage Manager
Dramaturg/ Props Assistant
*member of Actor's Equity Association
"Wiltz is a tour de force as the itchy, nose-bleeding, hard-edged Nell..."
"...a gripping and intense 80 minutes of top-shelf theater..."
-The Bradenton Times
"Between the writing, directing, and acting, there isn’t a false note."
"Daniel Kelly directs Symons’ stormy play with raw authenticity."