Verses from Jordan

Verses from Jordan

Written by: Bradley Troll 

Robert E. Nims Theatre    11/5/2009 - 11/15/2009 (schedule)

Producer: Theatre UNO

Category:  Drama

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Verses from Jordan tells the story of Jordan, a young, inexperienced composition professor. Jordan is intelligent, curious, private, passionate, disconnected, determined, and lost. In a word, Jordan is human. Jordan is also a “bug chaser” – he is actively pursuing the HIV infection. This play follows Jordan on his journey, beginning with his desire to receive this “gift” and culminating with his acceptance of the life he has chosen for himself. Assisting Jordan on this journey are some surprising characters including two historical poets.
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Total performances: 8

Jonathan Mares.... Jordan *
James Vitale.... Jake
Patrick Payne.... Gift Giver, Whitty, Dad
Renee Rodriguez.... Sitala, Dr. Emily, Mom
*=featured role

Marshall Carby ....  Director
Kevin Griffith ....  Set Design
Tony French ....  Costume Design
Lindy Bruns ....  Stage Manager
Adeana Gamble ....  Asst. Stage Manager
Beau Bratcher ....  Box Office Manager; Public Relations
Mike Harkins ....  Poster Design
Shannon R. Miller ....  Light Design
Adam Falik ....  Box Office Staff
Jennifer Hayes ....  Running Crew
Shane Doty ....  Running Crew
Cameron Bradford ....  Running Crew
Allister Adams ....  Running Crew
Julian Quebadeux ....  Running Crew

Notes: This production is Theatre UNO's 2009 Participating Entry in the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival (KCACTF). Theatre UNO will host Louisiana's state KCACTF on its campus Nov. 18-21.
At the state KCACTF, Verses from Jordan received a Respondent's Choice nomination for the Region VI KCACTF.
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