artwork by Clay Tatum

artwork by Clay Tatum


(2M/2F) | 65 minutes

Valerie Scarborough is a drained, lost woman, tired of running. When the TVA empties a nearby lake, her haunted past reemerges, leading Valerie back to her childhood home and to answers that lie buried at the bottom of the lake.

Originally presented in August 2010 as a part of the 14th International New York Fringe Festival, FringeNYC

Directed by Bridget Leak

featuring: David Dempsey, Vinvent Ingrisano, Norma Medina & Amber Quick

Backdrop painted by Jennifer Ewing




The River Valeo was a Semi-Finalist for the 2011 Princess Grace Award.


The River Valeo was a Finalist for the 2011 Appalachian Festival of Plays and Playwrights at the Barter Theatre in Abingdon, VA.

Production Notebook

inspiration for The River Valeo   

inspiration for The River Valeo


Jennifer Ewing paints the backdrop for THE RIVER VALEO while the cast rehearses. -from FringeNYC 2010.