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Illinois Wesleyan University School of Theatre Arts 2015-2016 Season In the Jerome Mirza Theatre in McPherson Hall FAME, the musical Conceived and developed by David De Silva Book by Jose Fernandez Lyrics by Jacques Levy Music by Steve Margoshes Title Song “Fame” written by Dean Pitchford and Michael Gore April 12, 13, 14, 15, 16 @ 8:00PM / April 17 @ 2:00PM

In the E. Melba Johnson Kirkpatrick Laboratory Theatre BODY AWARENESS by Annie Baker May 21, 22, 23 @ 8:00PM

A NATIONAL TRAGEDY FEBRUARY 23, 2 4, 2 5, 2 6, 2 7 @ 8 PM FEBRUARY 28 @ 2 PM JEROME MIRZA THEATRE at McPherson Hall


THE ILLINOIS WESLEYAN UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF THEATRE ARTS PRESENTS

Illinois Wesleyan University School of Theatre Arts Faculty Thomas A. Quinn . . . Associate Professor/ Director of the School of Theatre Arts Nancy B. Loitz . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Professor of Theatre Arts Curtis C. Trout . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Professor of Theatre Arts Jean MacFarland Kerr . . . . . . . . . . . Associate Professor of Theatre Arts Marcia K. McDonald . . . . . . . . . . . . Associate Professor of Theatre Arts Scott Susong . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Associate Professor of Theatre Arts Dani Snyder-Young . . . . . . . . . . . . . Associate Professor of Theatre Arts

by William Shakespeare

Saundra DeAthos-Meers . . . . . Visiting Assistant Professor of Theatre Arts Jay Ryan . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Visiting Assistant Professor of Theatre Arts

Adjunct Faculty and Staff Director Christopher Connelly

Charlie Berggren . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Music Theatre Accompanist

SDC

Gretchen Church . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Music Theory/Keyboard

Scenic Designer Kristin Ellert Costume Designer Alexa Weinzierl senior BFA Design/Tech

Lighting Designer Jay Ryan Sound Designer AJ Chien junior BFA Design/Tech

Ekaterine Bezirgani . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Dance Christopher Connelly . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Acting/Directing Maggie Cornyn . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Dance Ron Emmons . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Dramatic Literature Ryan High . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Production Electrician Julie Kasa . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Music Theatre Accompanist Lyuda Kizer . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Acting Sheri Marley . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Dance Henry Matthiessen . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Production Carpenter Saul Nache . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Music Theatre Voice Jeanne Oost . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Costume Shop Supervisor Natalie Pitchford . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Music Theatre Voice Kevin Rich . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Stage Voice

Videotaping or other video or audio recording of this production is strictly prohibited.

Jessica Riss-Waltrip . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Dance

No flash photography.

Armie Thompson . . . . . . . . . . . . Technical Director/Production Manager

Please turn off your cell phones.

Jo Lynn Robinson . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Music Theatre Accompanist Kelly J. Ullom . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Theatre Operations Coordinator Nikki Wright . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Recruiting Coordinator


THE ILLINOIS WESLEYAN UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF THEATRE ARTS PRESENTS

Illinois Wesleyan University School of Theatre Arts Faculty Thomas A. Quinn . . . Associate Professor/ Director of the School of Theatre Arts Nancy B. Loitz . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Professor of Theatre Arts Curtis C. Trout . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Professor of Theatre Arts Jean MacFarland Kerr . . . . . . . . . . . Associate Professor of Theatre Arts Marcia K. McDonald . . . . . . . . . . . . Associate Professor of Theatre Arts Scott Susong . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Associate Professor of Theatre Arts Dani Snyder-Young . . . . . . . . . . . . . Associate Professor of Theatre Arts

by William Shakespeare

Saundra DeAthos-Meers . . . . . Visiting Assistant Professor of Theatre Arts Jay Ryan . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Visiting Assistant Professor of Theatre Arts

Adjunct Faculty and Staff Director Christopher Connelly

Charlie Berggren . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Music Theatre Accompanist

SDC

Gretchen Church . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Music Theory/Keyboard

Scenic Designer Kristin Ellert Costume Designer Alexa Weinzierl senior BFA Design/Tech

Lighting Designer Jay Ryan Sound Designer AJ Chien junior BFA Design/Tech

Ekaterine Bezirgani . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Dance Christopher Connelly . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Acting/Directing Maggie Cornyn . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Dance Ron Emmons . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Dramatic Literature Ryan High . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Production Electrician Julie Kasa . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Music Theatre Accompanist Lyuda Kizer . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Acting Sheri Marley . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Dance Henry Matthiessen . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Production Carpenter Saul Nache . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Music Theatre Voice Jeanne Oost . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Costume Shop Supervisor Natalie Pitchford . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Music Theatre Voice Kevin Rich . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Stage Voice

Videotaping or other video or audio recording of this production is strictly prohibited.

Jessica Riss-Waltrip . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Dance

No flash photography.

Armie Thompson . . . . . . . . . . . . Technical Director/Production Manager

Please turn off your cell phones.

Jo Lynn Robinson . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Music Theatre Accompanist Kelly J. Ullom . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Theatre Operations Coordinator Nikki Wright . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Recruiting Coordinator


Production Crews Wardrobe Crew Ryann Chioda (head), sophomore BA Theatre Arts Lena Kincaid, freshman BA Theatre Arts Kamilah Lay, freshman BFA Music Theatre Jessica McGrew, freshman BFA Music Theatre Catherine Mojsiewicz, freshman BA Theatre Arts Isaiah Rosales, freshman BFA Music Theatre Kara Ryan, freshman BFA Music Theatre Brooke Teweles, sophomore BFA Acting Connor Widelka, freshman BA Theatre Arts Robert Wilson, freshman BFA Music Theatre Run Crew Joanna Dooley, freshman BFA Music Theatre Shauryaveer Singh Gulia, freshman BA Theatre Arts Whitney Meltz, freshman BFA Design/Tech Will Mueller, freshman BFA Acting Jean Muza, freshman BFA Acting Tuxford Turner, freshman BFA Acting Fly Crew Shelby Korte, freshman BFA Acting Megan Lai, freshman BFA Acting Jace LeGarde, freshman BFA Music Theatre Whitney Meltz, freshman BFA Design/Tech Light Hang Electricians: Lela Clark, junior BFA Design/Tech Joanna Dooley, freshman BFA Music Theatre Conor Finnerty-Esmonde, junior BFA Music Theatre Holden Ginn, sophomore BFA Music Theatre Jenia Head, junior BFA Music Theatre Lena Kincaid, freshman BA Theatre Arts Cadence Lamb, sophomore BFA Acting Emma Mathews-Lingen, freshman BA Theatre Arts

Andrew Neely, freshman BA Theatre Arts Kaelin Reichmann, freshman BA Theatre Arts

Cast Hamlet . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Steven Czajkowski, senior BFA Music Theatre Claudius . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Bucky Emmerling, senior BFA Acting

Ushers:

Polonius . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Nick Giambrone, senior BFA Acting

Dominic Gambiani, freshman BA Theatre Arts Andrew Neeley, freshman BA Theatre Arts Jackie Salgado, sophomore BFA Music Theatre Vianey Salazar, sophomore BFA Design/Tech Tyler Stacey, senior BA Theatre Arts Cassondra Takas, senior BFA Acting

Gertrude . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Alexa Eldridge, senior BFA Acting

Production Assistants

Guildenstern . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Carlos Medina Maldonado, senior BFA Acting

Costume Shop Assistants Aida Cheung, Alexa Eldridge, Elizabeth Ferris, Trev Gabel, Libby Hart, Dakota Kroes, Hannah Sage, Jackie Salgado, Connor O. Speck, Brooke Teweles, Alexa Weinzierl, Libby Zabit Scene Shop Assistants/ Facilities Manager Giana Biddle, Lela Clark, Ryan Fisher, Shelby Korte, Vianey Salazar, Olivia Sarkis, Tyler Stacey, Alec Sutton, Tuxford Turner, Tess Wisher Light & Sound Shop Assistants

Horatio . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Eli Miller, junior BFA Music Theatre Ophelia . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Maggie Patchett, senior BA Theatre Arts Laertes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Danny Adams, junior BFA Music Theatre Fortinbras, Player King . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Alec Sutton, senior BFA Acting Rosencrantz . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Megan Sperger, sophomore BFA Music Theatre Lucianus, Captain, Priest, Soldier . . . . . . . . . . Evan Rumler, junior BFA Music Theatre Marcellus, Soldier . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Dean Carlson, junior BFA Acting Bernardo, Osric, Soldier . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Forrest Loeffler, senior BFA Acting Grave Digger 2, Soldier . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Shen Yee Choong, senior BFA Acting Prologue, English Ambassador, Mourner, Soldier . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Yuka Sekine, junior BFA Music Theatre Player Queen, Sailor, Soldier . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Anna Sciaccotta, senior BFA Acting Soldier/Gentleman, Mourner, Soldier . . . . . . . . Cathy Colburn, senior BA Theatre Arts Ghost, Grave Digger 1 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Thomas A. Quinn* * appears by permission of Actors’ Equity Association, the union of professional actors, & stage managers in the United States.

AJ Chien, Bucky Emmerling Theatre Office/Box Office/Photography/ Publicity/Research Assistants

Scene Synopsis

Kelsey Bearman, Shen Yee Choong, Nick Giambrone, Jenia Head, Kat Hoth, Anna Kerr-Carpenter, Hailey Lechelt, Chris Long, Caitlin McManus, An Nguyen, Anna Sciaccotta, Juna Shai, Sarah Shelby, LeeAnna Studt

The play takes place in the royal castle of Elsinore in Denmark and the surrounding area. There will be one 10 minute intermission during tonight’s performance.


Production Crews Wardrobe Crew Ryann Chioda (head), sophomore BA Theatre Arts Lena Kincaid, freshman BA Theatre Arts Kamilah Lay, freshman BFA Music Theatre Jessica McGrew, freshman BFA Music Theatre Catherine Mojsiewicz, freshman BA Theatre Arts Isaiah Rosales, freshman BFA Music Theatre Kara Ryan, freshman BFA Music Theatre Brooke Teweles, sophomore BFA Acting Connor Widelka, freshman BA Theatre Arts Robert Wilson, freshman BFA Music Theatre Run Crew Joanna Dooley, freshman BFA Music Theatre Shauryaveer Singh Gulia, freshman BA Theatre Arts Whitney Meltz, freshman BFA Design/Tech Will Mueller, freshman BFA Acting Jean Muza, freshman BFA Acting Tuxford Turner, freshman BFA Acting Fly Crew Shelby Korte, freshman BFA Acting Megan Lai, freshman BFA Acting Jace LeGarde, freshman BFA Music Theatre Whitney Meltz, freshman BFA Design/Tech Light Hang Electricians: Lela Clark, junior BFA Design/Tech Joanna Dooley, freshman BFA Music Theatre Conor Finnerty-Esmonde, junior BFA Music Theatre Holden Ginn, sophomore BFA Music Theatre Jenia Head, junior BFA Music Theatre Lena Kincaid, freshman BA Theatre Arts Cadence Lamb, sophomore BFA Acting Emma Mathews-Lingen, freshman BA Theatre Arts

Andrew Neely, freshman BA Theatre Arts Kaelin Reichmann, freshman BA Theatre Arts

Cast Hamlet . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Steven Czajkowski, senior BFA Music Theatre Claudius . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Bucky Emmerling, senior BFA Acting

Ushers:

Polonius . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Nick Giambrone, senior BFA Acting

Dominic Gambiani, freshman BA Theatre Arts Andrew Neeley, freshman BA Theatre Arts Jackie Salgado, sophomore BFA Music Theatre Vianey Salazar, sophomore BFA Design/Tech Tyler Stacey, senior BA Theatre Arts Cassondra Takas, senior BFA Acting

Gertrude . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Alexa Eldridge, senior BFA Acting

Production Assistants

Guildenstern . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Carlos Medina Maldonado, senior BFA Acting

Costume Shop Assistants Aida Cheung, Alexa Eldridge, Elizabeth Ferris, Trev Gabel, Libby Hart, Dakota Kroes, Hannah Sage, Jackie Salgado, Connor O. Speck, Brooke Teweles, Alexa Weinzierl, Libby Zabit Scene Shop Assistants/ Facilities Manager Giana Biddle, Lela Clark, Ryan Fisher, Shelby Korte, Vianey Salazar, Olivia Sarkis, Tyler Stacey, Alec Sutton, Tuxford Turner, Tess Wisher Light & Sound Shop Assistants

Horatio . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Eli Miller, junior BFA Music Theatre Ophelia . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Maggie Patchett, senior BA Theatre Arts Laertes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Danny Adams, junior BFA Music Theatre Fortinbras, Player King . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Alec Sutton, senior BFA Acting Rosencrantz . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Megan Sperger, sophomore BFA Music Theatre Lucianus, Captain, Priest, Soldier . . . . . . . . . . Evan Rumler, junior BFA Music Theatre Marcellus, Soldier . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Dean Carlson, junior BFA Acting Bernardo, Osric, Soldier . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Forrest Loeffler, senior BFA Acting Grave Digger 2, Soldier . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Shen Yee Choong, senior BFA Acting Prologue, English Ambassador, Mourner, Soldier . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Yuka Sekine, junior BFA Music Theatre Player Queen, Sailor, Soldier . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Anna Sciaccotta, senior BFA Acting Soldier/Gentleman, Mourner, Soldier . . . . . . . . Cathy Colburn, senior BA Theatre Arts Ghost, Grave Digger 1 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Thomas A. Quinn* * appears by permission of Actors’ Equity Association, the union of professional actors, & stage managers in the United States.

AJ Chien, Bucky Emmerling Theatre Office/Box Office/Photography/ Publicity/Research Assistants

Scene Synopsis

Kelsey Bearman, Shen Yee Choong, Nick Giambrone, Jenia Head, Kat Hoth, Anna Kerr-Carpenter, Hailey Lechelt, Chris Long, Caitlin McManus, An Nguyen, Anna Sciaccotta, Juna Shai, Sarah Shelby, LeeAnna Studt

The play takes place in the royal castle of Elsinore in Denmark and the surrounding area. There will be one 10 minute intermission during tonight’s performance.


Director’s Note

Production Team

“Things fall apart; the centre cannot hold; Mere anarchy is loosed upon the world, The blood-dimmed tide is loosed, and everywhere The ceremony of innocence is drowned; The best lack all conviction, while the worst Are full of passionate intensity.”

Stage Manager . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Sunniva Holmlund, junior BA Theatre Arts

William Butler Yeats —The Second Coming

Fight Director . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Paul Dennhardt, SDC

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Fight Captain . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Bucky Emmerling, senior BFA Acting

“You sit and watch the stage Your back is turnedTo what? The firing squad Shoots in the back of the neck Whole nations have been caught Looking the wrong way I want to remind Of what you forgot to see On the way here” Edward Bond — Introduction to Lear

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“Denmark’s a prison.” Shakespeare — Hamlet

Special Thanks Illinois State University Department of Theatre Kara Lycke Ciaran Connelly Mia Smith & IWU Athletic Department Kera Storrs Mariah Johnson Krannert Center for the Performing Arts at the University of Illinois

Asst. Stage Managers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Anne Warnke, freshman BA Theatre Arts Olivia Sarkis, freshman BFA Design/Tech Asst. Directors . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Sarah Shelby, senior BFA Design/Tech Tess Wisher, junior BA Theatre Arts

Voice/TextCoach . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Bethany Hart Technical Director . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Armie Thompson Charge Artist . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Vianey Salazar, sophomore BFA Design/Tech Properties Masters . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Elizabeth Ferris, junior BFA Acting Kat Hoth, junior BA Theatre Arts Props Artisan . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Karl Gfall Asst. Costume Designer . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Ilyssa Kosova, freshman BFA Design/Tech Costume Shop Supervisor . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Jeanne Oost Draper/Stitcher . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Susan High Stitcher/First Hand . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Zachery Alexander Hair Designer . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Megan Runyard, senior BFA Design/Tech Makeup Designer . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Connor O. Speck, junior BA Theatre Arts Crafts Head . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Hannah Sage, sophomore BFA Design/Tech Master Electrician . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Dakota Kroes, sophomore BFA Design Tech Asst. Master Electrician . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Nick Valdivia, freshman BFA Design/Tech Light Board Operator . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Cami Tokowitz, freshman BFA Acting Asst. Sound Designer . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Dani Von Helms, junior Theatre Arts minor Sound Board Operator . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Jamie Kreppein, sophomore BA Theatre Arts Publicity Coordinator . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Kelly J. Ullom Assoc. Publicity Coordinator . . . . . . . . . . . Caitlin McManus, senior BA Theatre Arts Graphic Designer . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Gary Schwartz House Managers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Kelly J. Ullom Asst. House Managers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Libby Zabit, sophomore BFA Acting Tyler Stacey, senior BA Theatre Arts Box Office Manager . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Kelly J. Ullom


Director’s Note

Production Team

“Things fall apart; the centre cannot hold; Mere anarchy is loosed upon the world, The blood-dimmed tide is loosed, and everywhere The ceremony of innocence is drowned; The best lack all conviction, while the worst Are full of passionate intensity.”

Stage Manager . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Sunniva Holmlund, junior BA Theatre Arts

William Butler Yeats —The Second Coming

Fight Director . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Paul Dennhardt, SDC

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Fight Captain . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Bucky Emmerling, senior BFA Acting

“You sit and watch the stage Your back is turnedTo what? The firing squad Shoots in the back of the neck Whole nations have been caught Looking the wrong way I want to remind Of what you forgot to see On the way here” Edward Bond — Introduction to Lear

d

“Denmark’s a prison.” Shakespeare — Hamlet

Special Thanks Illinois State University Department of Theatre Kara Lycke Ciaran Connelly Mia Smith & IWU Athletic Department Kera Storrs Mariah Johnson Krannert Center for the Performing Arts at the University of Illinois

Asst. Stage Managers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Anne Warnke, freshman BA Theatre Arts Olivia Sarkis, freshman BFA Design/Tech Asst. Directors . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Sarah Shelby, senior BFA Design/Tech Tess Wisher, junior BA Theatre Arts

Voice/TextCoach . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Bethany Hart Technical Director . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Armie Thompson Charge Artist . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Vianey Salazar, sophomore BFA Design/Tech Properties Masters . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Elizabeth Ferris, junior BFA Acting Kat Hoth, junior BA Theatre Arts Props Artisan . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Karl Gfall Asst. Costume Designer . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Ilyssa Kosova, freshman BFA Design/Tech Costume Shop Supervisor . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Jeanne Oost Draper/Stitcher . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Susan High Stitcher/First Hand . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Zachery Alexander Hair Designer . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Megan Runyard, senior BFA Design/Tech Makeup Designer . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Connor O. Speck, junior BA Theatre Arts Crafts Head . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Hannah Sage, sophomore BFA Design/Tech Master Electrician . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Dakota Kroes, sophomore BFA Design Tech Asst. Master Electrician . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Nick Valdivia, freshman BFA Design/Tech Light Board Operator . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Cami Tokowitz, freshman BFA Acting Asst. Sound Designer . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Dani Von Helms, junior Theatre Arts minor Sound Board Operator . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Jamie Kreppein, sophomore BA Theatre Arts Publicity Coordinator . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Kelly J. Ullom Assoc. Publicity Coordinator . . . . . . . . . . . Caitlin McManus, senior BA Theatre Arts Graphic Designer . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Gary Schwartz House Managers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Kelly J. Ullom Asst. House Managers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Libby Zabit, sophomore BFA Acting Tyler Stacey, senior BA Theatre Arts Box Office Manager . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Kelly J. Ullom


Illinois Wesleyan University School of Theatre Arts 2015-2016 Season In the Jerome Mirza Theatre in McPherson Hall FAME, the musical Conceived and developed by David De Silva Book by Jose Fernandez Lyrics by Jacques Levy Music by Steve Margoshes Title Song “Fame” written by Dean Pitchford and Michael Gore April 12, 13, 14, 15, 16 @ 8:00PM / April 17 @ 2:00PM

In the E. Melba Johnson Kirkpatrick Laboratory Theatre BODY AWARENESS by Annie Baker May 21, 22, 23 @ 8:00PM

A NATIONAL TRAGEDY FEBRUARY 23, 2 4, 2 5, 2 6, 2 7 @ 8 PM FEBRUARY 28 @ 2 PM JEROME MIRZA THEATRE at McPherson Hall