Moby Dick

Soar to new heights in this acrobatic and theatrical spectacle!

Running Time: 2 Hours and 45 Minutes (including two intermissions)

Originally produced by Lookingglass Theatre Company in association with Actors Gymnasium in Chicago, June 2015

Madness, obsession and bloodlust take harrowing flight in a thrilling revision of Melville’s masterpiece. Captain Ahab’s hunt for the great White Whale soars to new heights through an exhilarating acrobatic and theatrical spectacle that invites audiences into the heart of the action. This adaptation from Lookingglass Theatre Company brings a literary legend to life in an experience that’s both visceral and evocative.

Adapted and Directed by David Catlin 
From the book by Herman Melville

MOBY DICK is produced by special arrangement with BRET ADAMS, LTD., 448 West 44th Street, New York, NY 10036.

Themes: Literary, acrobatics, spectacle 

Genre: Drama 

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Shuttle to The Rep

We've teamed up with St. Louis County Library to offer an exciting opportunity. Take a shuttle from the Florissant Valley Branch on February 18 to see Moby Dick!

Special show tickets must be purchased* at $25 per passenger. Shuttle departs from the library promptly at 1:00 p.m. and returns by 5:30 p.m.

Adults and teens. Registration required. Space is limited. Click the button below or call 314-968-4925 to reserve your ticket.




Disclaimer: This special offer is not valid on previously purchased tickets. 

Library Branch Details:
Florissant Valley Branch
195 New Florissant Rd 
Florissant, MO 63031-6796


Cast & Creative


Kevin Aoussou - Queequeg 

Walter Owen Briggs - Ishmael 

Felipe Carrasco - Starbuck 

Christopher Donahue - Captain Ahab 

Micah Figueroa - Cabaco, Captain of New Bedford Whaleship

Raymond Fox - Stubb,Captain Boomer, Captain Gardiner

Julian Hester - Bulkington

Maggie Kettering - Fate #2, Sea Fate

Ayana Strutz - Fate #3, Mary Starbuck, St. Elmo’s Fire

Bethany Thomas - Fate #1, Innkeeper, Crone & Cetologist



David Catlin - Director

Courtney O'Neill - Set Designer

Sully Ratke - Costume Designer

William C. Kirkham - Lighting Designer

Sylvia Hernandez DiStasi - Acrobatic Choreographer

Rick Sims - Composer/Sound Designer

Isaac Schoepp - Rigging Designer

Catalina Niño - Assistant Scenic Designer

Stephanie Cluggish - Associate Costume Designer

Madeleine Reid - Assistant Lighting Designer

Forrest Gregor - Associate Sound Designer

Jaci Entwisle - Stage Manager

Helen Lattyak - Assistant Stage Manager

Sarah Holland - PA


Show Content Advisories

The play contains strobe lighting and smoke/haze, mild adult language and behaviors (drinking and smoking), depictions of violence (guns/weapons) and gore, death, period-typical prejudices and language, and immersive elements in some sections that may involve fabric touching patrons or an actor climbing directly in front of a patron.

Recommended for students in grades 7 and up.

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