Stop Kiss

Show Info

  • Written by:
    Diana Son
  • Directed by:
    Brittany Coyne
  • Dates:
    October 2, 2014 - October 12, 2014
  • Show Times:
    Tuesday - Saturdays at 8:00 PM
    Sunday Matinees at 2:00 PM
  • Location:
    Henry Heymann Theatre

Sara arrives in New York on a fellowship to teach third grade in the Bronx and befriends Callie, a NY native. As their lives intermingle, romance builds to one fateful kiss on a park bench in the middle of the night.  The fallout of that single kiss reverberates through Sara and Callie's lives, changing them in ways they did not expect.


‘Burgh Vivant’s newest contributor Nancy Mimless stops in for a drink and a conversation on STOP KISS. Read the full review »

Brittany Coyne directs a very strong Pitt student cast, with remarkably layered performances from Leenie Baker, as Sara, and Kieran Peleaux, as George. And Lucy Clabby plays Callie with an abundance of relentless cheeriness. Read the full review »

In many ways, “Stop Kiss” is two stories in one — scenes slalom back and forth between the present-day effects of the assault and Callie’s memories from before her first kiss with Sara, but they maintain their chronology within each storyline. Despite its tremendous ripple effect, the assault isn’t shown onstage. Read the full review »