HOW TO USE A KNIFE by Will SniderNNPN logo

August 31 – October 2, 2016
National New Play Network Rolling World Premiere 

Directed by Michael Stevenson

In the chaotic hustle and bustle of a Wall Street restaurant kitchen, Chef George is trying to stay sober. In between yelling at a pair of trash-talking line cooks and a pot-smoking busboy, he befriends Steve, an East African immigrant who seems to be a humble yet dignified dishwasher. Set during busy dinner shifts and filled with a cast of unforgettable New York characters, How To Use A Knife bursts with grinding suspense, energy, and surprise.


☆ ‘How to Use a Knife’ captures the tense push and pull of restaurant life – Sacramento Bee

Eduardo A. Esqueda, Willem Long* & Cole Winslow in HOW TO USE A KNIFE | Photo by Charr Crail | *Member Actors' Equity Association

Eduardo A. Esqueda, Willem Long* & Cole Winslow in HOW TO USE A KNIFE | Photo by Charr Crail | *Member Actors’ Equity Association


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