Season 34

Building the Wall

a Chicago premiere
by Robert Schenkkan
directed by Co-Artistic Director Amy Szerlong*

September 21 – October 22, 2017

Previews: 9/16 & 9/20 @8pm; 9/17 @3pm
Opening: Thursday, 9/21 @8pm
Regular Run: Thursdays and Fridays @8pm; Saturdays @3pm & 8pm; Sundays @3pm

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From Pulitzer and Tony® winner Robert Schenkkan (All The Way, Hacksaw Ridge – Academy Award® nomination), comes a provocative 80-minute theatrical event written in a white-hot fury. In a time when shocking campaign rhetoric turns into real policies, Building the Wall urgently reveals the power of theater to question who we are and where we might be going. Don’t miss the show The Hollywood Reporter calls, “A mesmerizing and shocking new play that simmers with of-the-moment urgency.”

Cast:

Rick: Tony Bozzuto
Gloria: Kanomé Jones*

Understudies: Monette McLin and Nick Savin^

 

 

 

 

Production Team:

Stage Manager: Liann Nicholson
Production Manager: Matt Super
Scenic Designer: Joe Schermoly†
Lighting Designer: John Kohn III*
Costume Designer: Brenda Winstead*
Props Designer: Arielle Valene
Sound DesignerStephen Gawrit
Technical Director
:
Bobby Huggins
Dramaturg: Tanuja Jagernauth
Assistant Director: Hannah Trice
Logo Design: Tony Churchill


*Ensemble Member  †Stage Left Artistic Associate^ Stage Left Staff