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The Amazing Doctor She Medicine Show
NYC Fringe Preview Program
June 24 - 25, 2024

Performed by Katie Fanning*

Directed by Phoebe Brooks

Created by A Manly Enterprise

Katie is a theater-maker about town with an extensive background in Early Modern Drama and advocacy for accessible arts practices. She holds an Acting MFA from the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School. Read more:

Phoebe is a theater-creature particularly concerned with establishing a Theater of Joy for artists and audiences alike. With this project, Phoebe finally earned a Directing MFA from Columbia University's School of the Arts. Read more:


A Manly Enterprise is the combination of Katie Fanning & Phoebe Brooks' gentle brains. Together they make silly, overly researched and occasionally interactive theatrical events.

*This is an Equity Approved Showcase. Equity Member appearing with permission of Actor's Equity Association without benefit of an Equity contract in this Off-Off Broadway Production.

NYC Fringe Previews Production Team:

Producer: Katie Fanning

Production Assistant: Janvi Sai

Composer: Lucky Bommireddy

Puppet Designer: Ashil Lee

Props by Phoebe Brooks

Costumes by Katie Fanning

Graphic Design by Sophie Golomb

Special Thanks:

John Hardin

Della & Isaac Brooks

Hong Mei

Nick Fortugno

Jacquline Silberbush

Luke Sheppard

& all of our incredible donors!

This project was initially created at Columbia School of the Arts in February 2023.


Nash Studios Workshop Production Credits:

Production Assistant:

Janvi Sai

Props & Graphic Design by Phoebe Brooks

Generative Workshop Participants:

Ashil Lee

Janvi Sai

Kanika Vaish

Liv Rigdon

Meredith Watson

Play Test Audience:

Andrew Agress

Ashil Lee

Colin Wulff

Franny Swanson

Theo McKenna

Workshop Costumes for

Ms. Fanning provided by

Ari Brooks &

John Hardin

Medical Consultants:

Dr. Ari D. Brooks, MD

Dr. Katherine Aschheim, MD

Special Thanks:

Della & Isaac Brooks

Elena Vannoni

Julietta Appleton

Paul Coffey

Actors' Equity Association (AEA), founded in 1913, represents more than 50,000 actors and stage managers in the United States. Equity seeks to advance, promote and foster the art of live theatre as an essential component of our society. Equity negotiates wages and working conditions, providing a wide range of benefits, including health and pension plans. AEA is a member of the AFL-CIO, and is affiliated with FIA, an international organization of performing arts unions. The Equity emblem is our mark of

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