Six Characters In Search Of An Author

Six Characters In Search Of An Author

Written by: Luigi Pirandello 

City Lit Theater    6/21/2008 - 7/12/2008 (schedule)

Category:  Drama · Professional

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Six Characters in Search of an Author is a theatre classic, however, we often forget why it’s important. As a staple of the theatre and literature curriculum, many of us know the story – six characters show up at a theatre and demand a performance of their drama. The idea was so innovative and shocking when first premiered that members of the audience shouted “asylum – crazy!” as they stormed out of the theatre. Art that claimed to be more real than life is not a comforting idea.

It’s a notion we can relate to today; most of our communications ...Read More

Total performances: 13

Beth Wolf.... 2nd Leading Lady *
Edward Rutherford.... Director *
Kyla Embrey.... Leading Lady *
Nick Lake.... Stage Manager *
.... Girl
Evan Linder.... Juvenile Lead
Jack McCabe.... Father
Jeff Brown.... Leading Man
Marco Tazioli.... Son
Michelle Zlatonavski.... Step-Daughter
Mikolai Laszczewski.... Boy
Stephanie Palko.... Madame Pace
Susan Adler.... Mother
*=featured role

Joe Feliciano ....  Director
Erin Diener ....  Stage Manager
Tiffany Carter ....  Producer
Keri Kurlinski Walters ....  Sound Designer
Matt Chapman ....  Lighting Designer
Michelle Zlatonavski ....  Costume Designer


Six Characters in Search of an Author
Promethean Theatre Ensemble at City Lit Theater. By Luigi Pirandello. Dir. Joe Feliciano. With Kyla Embry, Jack McCabe, Michelle Zlatanovski, Marco Tazioli.
by Lisa Buscani
Time Out Chicago 7/03/08
Ambitious production of Pirandello’s class delivers
by Tom Williams 6/23/08

References: MPC
Record created by: guru_teve

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