REMY BUMPPO CLOSES 10/11 SEASON WITH ALBEE'S RAZOR-SHARP THE GOAT OR, WHO IS SYLVIA?
Founder Bohnen Takes Final Bow as Artistic Director with Tony Award-Winner for Best Play
CHICAGO--Remy Bumppo Theatre Company closes its 14th year with Edward Albee's tragi-comedy The Goat or, Who is Sylvia? March
The cast features Artistic Associates Annabel Armour as Stevie and Nick Sandys as Martin along with guest artists Will Allan and Michael Joseph Mitchell. The Goat or, Who is Sylvia is directed by Remy Bumppo Artistic Director James Bohnen with scenic design by Tim Morrison, lighting by Heather Gilbert, costumes by Francis Maggio, sound design by Victoria Delorio and properties by Nick Heggestad. Stage Management is provided by Amy Bertacini.
All events are at the Greenhouse Theater Center, 2257 N. Lincoln Ave.
Monday, April 4 at 7:00 p.m.The Goat or, Who is Sylvia?Opening/Press Night. Tickets are $45 and include a post-show artist reception in the lobby.
Saturday, April 16 at 1:30 p.m. Between the Lines program with Psychotherapist Jonathan Levy who will introduce the themes of The Goat or, Who is Sylvia? with a pre-show conversation. Tickets are $45 and include admission to the 2:30 p.m. performance of The Goat or, Who is Sylvia? and a post-show discussion.
The Goat or, Who is Sylvia? By Edward Albee
Directed by James Bohnen
March 30 - May 8
at the Greenhouse Theater Center - Downstairs Mainstage
2257 N. Lincoln Ave.
Chicago, IL 60614
Opening/Press Night: Monday, April 4 at 7:00 p.m.
Previews and regular run: Wednesday to Saturday at 7:30 p.m., Sunday at 2:30 p.m.
Additional performances: Thursday, April 7 and April 21 at 2:00 p.m.
Saturday, April 16 Between the Lines program at 1:30 p.m., performance at 2:30 p.m.
No performance: Wednesday, April 6.
The cast features Artistic Associates Annabel Armour and Nick Sandys and guest artists Will Allan and Michael Joseph Mitchell.
The Goat or, Who is Sylvia is
or online at www.remybumppo.org
Previews: Wednesday through Sunday $30
Regular Run: Wednesday, Thursday and Friday $30 - $40; Saturday and Sunday $35 - $45.
Opening Night: $45 (includes post-show reception)
Between the Lines: $45 (includes a 30-minute pre-show talk at 1:30 p.m., 2:30 performance and post-show discussion).
Group discounts of 20% are available for parties of 10 or more. For group information and reservations call 773-244-8119.
Will Allan (Billy) is making his Remy Bumppo debut. His recent Chicago acting credits include The Seagull (Goodman Theatre), A Separate Peace (Steppenwolf Theatre), The History Boys (Timeline Theatre - Jeff Award for Outstanding Ensemble), and Red Noses
James Bohnen (director) is artistic director and co-founder of Remy Bumppo Theatre Company. The company's 2010/2011 season marks James' 14th and final year as artistic director. He has directed over thirty productions for Remy Bumppo, including Edward Albee's A Delicate Balance and this season's opening production of Night and Day by
Michael Joseph Mitchell (Ross) recently appeared in The Invasion of Skokie at Chicago Dramatists, where he is an Artistic Associate, and as Henry in Tom Stoppard's The Real Thing at Illinois Theatre Center. He spent last season at the Asolo Repertory Theatre, appearing in The Life of Galileo, the American premiere of The Perfume Shop, and Hearts. Recently in Chicago: the one-person play Underneath the Lintel (City Lit Theatre - Joseph Jefferson Award nomination for best solo performance); Slaphappy (Beat The Jester); Voyeurs de Venus (Chicago Dramatists); and the new musical In the Bubble (American Music Theater Project), directed by Michael Greif. Other out of town: Permanent Collection, Doubt, and Underneath the Lintel (BoarsHead
Nick Sandys (Martin) is an artistic associate at Remy Bumppo Theatre Company. Chicago acting credits include Jane Austen's Pride & Prejudice (Chamber Opera Chicago); My Fair Lady (Marriott Theatre); My Fair Lady (Light Opera Works); Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, Pride and Prejudice (Northlight); Twelfth Night, Much Ado About Nothing, Richard III, A Midsummer Night's Dream (First Folio-Artistic Associate); Around the World in 80 Days (Lookingglass); Othello, Romeo & Juliet (Chicago Shakespeare); Oedipus Complex (Goodman Theatre); Duchess of Malfi (Writers' Theatre); Sherlock's Last Case (Drury Lane Oakbrook); and The Misanthrope
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