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Augusta and Noble
- by Carlos Murillo
- directed by Lisa Portes
Meet young Gabi Castillo from West Town Chicago. Gabi ventures across town to attend Northside College Prep where she encounters new cultures, classmates, and opportunities. Through a class project Gabi delves into the mystery behind her family’s migration from Mexico to the United States. Join us for this tale of courage and self-discovery told through dreams of both future and past.
- Themes: Chicago, culture, family, home, immigration, myth, and neighborhoods.
The cast features
Mariana Castro Florez (Gabi Castillo), Gregory Fields (Ricardo Wojciekowski), Thalis Karatsolis-Chanikian (Reymundo Castillo/Husband), Dre Marquis (Jesus Castillo), Maria Teresa Matheus (La Mujer Azul), Juan Pablo Ocasio (El Coyote), and Claudia Quesada (Dolores Castillo/Pregnant Wife).
The production team includes scenic design by Alyssa Mohn, costume design by Tia Nicole Lui, lighting design by Mattias Lange-McPherson, sound design by Alyssa Kerr, dramaturgy by Hannah Greenspan, stage management by Jonathan S. Campbell.
10/7: Opening Day Autograph Session with the cast following the performance.
10/15: Special Sunday Performance
10/19 and 10/28: Post-Show Discussion
Accessibility Services and Interpreted Performances:
If you or your child require wheelchair accessible and/or companion seating, or have any other hearing or vision needs, please let us know when you reserve your tickets so that we can make sure your visit to our theatre is an excellent one. Discounted tickets are available for patrons with disabilities and their guests.
Performances Interpreted in American Sign Language and Assistive Listening Devices:
The performances of Augusta and Noble on 11/3 (10 AM) and 11/4 (2 PM) will be interpreted in American Sign Language. Call TTY (773) 325-7975. We also offer Sennheiser personal listening devices for each performance at DePaul's Merle Reskin Theatre. These assistive listening devices are available to patrons upon request.
Audio Description Services:
The performance of Augusta and Noble on 11/2 (10 AM) will include a live audio description of the visual and physical events onstage for patrons who are blind or have low-vision. Call (312) 922-1999 for more information.