The Theatre School Presents OUR TOWN

Sunday, October 13, 2013

2350 North Racine Ave

OUR TOWN

by Thornton Wilder

directed by Damon Kiely

 

OCT 4, 2013- OCT 13, 2013

​Previews 10/2 & 10/3

WED - SAT at 7:30 PM
SUN & SAT 10/5 at 2 PM

scenic design by Megan Truscott

costume design by Catharine Young

lighting design by Peyton B. Smith

sound design by Kami Siu

dramaturgy by Catherine Miller

stage management by Emily Hitmar

 

DEPAUL'S FULLERTON STAGE

Box Office: (773) 325-7900

​1901, In Grover's Corners. Winner of the 1938 Pulitzer Prize for Drama, this haunting and unsentimental piece shares moments from the lives of two families in their small New England town. Often called the Great American play, Our Town challenges us to realize life as we live it.

 

A family drama about seemingly little things that matter in profound ways—featuring appearances by special guest alumni and an ensemble of graduate and undergraduate actors in their final years of conservatory training.

 

The cast features Olga Aguilar (Mrs. Soames), Riley Isabel Andrews (Rebecca Gibbs),Clayton Barth (Constable Warren), Julia Buckton (Ensemble), Leo Chappell (Wally Webb), Michael Cohen (Ensemble), Michael Conroy (Ensemble), Katrina Dion(Ensemble), David Giannini (Simon Stimson), Jason Goff (Mr. Webb), Abie Irabor (Mrs. Webb), Denzel Irby (Si Crowell/ Sam Craig), Madeleine Kranz(Ensemble), Juwan Lockett (Joe Stoddard/ Belligerent Man/ Baseball Player), Lauren Mitchell (Joe Crowell), Tiffany Oglesby (Mrs. Gibbs), Jewells Santos(Ensemble), Nathan Simpson (George Gibbs), Joseff Stevenson (Doc Gibbs), Max Stewart (Howie Newsome), Alissa Walker (Emily Webb), Sean Wiberg (Stage Manager).

 

Alumni guest stars include Tom Amandes , Gillian Anderson, Alana Arenas, Ann Dowd, Mary Grill, John Hoogenakker, Lisa Joyce, Adam Poss, PJ Powers, John. C. Reilly, and Lucy Sandy.

Accessibility Services and Interpreted Performances:
If you require wheelchair accessible and/or companion seating, or have any other hearing or vision needs, please let us know when you reserve your tickets so that we can make sure your visit to our theatre is an excellent one. Discounted tickets are available for patrons with disabilities, and their guests.

 

Audio Description & Touch Tour:
The performance of OUR TOWN on Oct 13th at 2 PM will include a live audio-description of the visual and physical events on-stage for patrons who are blind or have low vision. We also invite you to join us that day for a pre-performance program with a touch tour, which begin at 12:30 PM. The touch tour program will include information about the characters and design choices that add to the world of the play. Patrons who are participating in the audio-described event may also request the playbill in Braille, large print, and audio formats. Please indicate interest in the Touch Tour when you order your tickets. Call our Box Office at (773) 325-7900


Performances Interpreted in American Sign Language & Assisted Listening Devices:
The performance of OUR TOWN on Oct 13th at 2 PM will also be interpreted in American Sign Language.

 

 

We offer personal closed captioning devices through the Figaro Systems Inc. Simultext is and iPhone or iPod real-time captions transmitted over a wireless network. These captioning devices are available to patrons upon request.

 

 

We also offer Listen Up! personal sound amplification devices for each performance on The Fullerton Stage.  These assisted listening devices are available to patrons upon request.

 

 

Entire run of OUR TOWN:

Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays & Saturdays at 7:30pm

Saturday, October 5th and Sundays at 2:00pm

Wednesday, Oct 2-Preview

Thursday, Oct 3-Preview

Friday, Oct 4-Opening Night

Saturday, Oct 5-Matinee

Saturday, Oct 5

Sunday, Oct 6-Post Show Discussion

Wednesday, Oct 9

Thursday, Oct 10-Post Show Discussion

Friday, Oct 11

Saturday, Oct 12

Sunday, Oct 13-ASL Interpreted and Audio Description

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