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The Boxcar Children

  • by Barbara Field
  • directed by John Jenkins
  • ​the beloved children's books, The Boxcar Children follows the story of the Alden orphans. Threatened by separation in different foster homes, they run away to live in an abandoned railroad boxcar. After one sibling grows ill, the children learn the importance of family and the value of trust. Join the Aldens as they embark on a journey of courage and survival in a story that has been cherished for generations.
  • Recommended for age 8 and up.
  • January 13, 2006 - March 10, 2006
  • DEPAUL'S MERLE RESKIN THEATRE
  • (312) 922 1999
  • The cast features
    Kevin Forster (Mr. Alden et. al.), Keith Daniel Gallagher (Dr. Truman et. al.), Dan Hale (Benny), Susaan Jamshidi (Sarah Calder et. al.), Vergia Siovhan Norris (Violet), Amanda Powell (Mrs. Alberts et. al.), Austin Talley (Henry) and Teissia Treynet (Jessie).

    The production team includes scenic design by
    Holly Windingstad, costume design by Ariel Boroff, lighting design by Julie J Wilms, sound design by Scotty Iseri, dramaturgy by Caitlin Hansen, and stage management by Ryan Edberg.

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