EST/Sloan Project presents
by Chiara Atik, directed by Claudia Weill*
BUMP follows three different stories of three separate quests for knowledge, all about one thing. A girl in colonial New England, expectant mothers on a pregnancy message board, and a mechanic about to become a grandfather all attempt to better understand the miracle of childbirth.
Playing May 9th to June 3rd, 2018
BUMP is part of this season's First Light Festival, learn more about the festival and other plays like this here.
Chiara Atik is a former member of Youngblood. Her plays include I Gained Five Pounds, Women (a mashup of Louisa May Alcott’s Little Women and HBO’s “Girls”) and Five Times in One Night, which was first produced at EST. She is the author of numerous articles for Cosmopolitan Magazine, Glamour Magazine, Refinery29, and NYMag, as well as the book, Modern Dating: A Field Guide. Her screenplay, Fairy Godmother, was on the 2016 Blacklist, and will be produced by MGM. Television: NBC’s “Superstore”.