“Grief is something we’ve all been experiencing in great quantities,” said Howze, a lecturer on playwriting. “To be able to see how this work of art is providing a sense of care and is drawn from the students’ desire to really connect with each other — and also with an audience that they don’t even know — is a real gift.”

The design team also included Matt Wolff and Nilas Andersen for website design; Darien Carr, M.Arch. ’23, and Emily Majors, M.Arch. ’23, for installation design; Cha See for lighting design consultation; Sarah Espii Proctor for audio, video, and AR design; Eli Schleicher ’18 for stage management; Gabby Preston ’20 for dramaturgy; Andrew Mitchell for technical direction and fabrication; Joe Short for technical and physical production; and Angel Hoyang ’23 for assistant stage management.