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The Witches

by Roald Dahl
adapted by David Wood
directed by Ernie Nolan

Do you know how to spot a real witch? Identify a real mouse? Join us for Roald Dahl’s beloved children’s tale of a boy and his grandmother who find themselves in wild adventures while putting a stop to the witches at work. By scheming to bring down the Grand High Witch and her troop, Boy and his grandmother discover the power of using mind over matter and the strength of love.

Recommended for ages 7 and up.

October 25, 2011 - December 03, 2011
(312) 922-1999

Daniela Colucci (Second Chef/Passerby/Passenger/Nurse/Meeting Witch/Frog Girl), Trent Eisfeller (Doorman/Fater/Sailor/Meeting Witch/Waiter), Julian Hester (Bruno/Passerby/Sailor), Steve Lords (Mr. Jenkins/Passerby/Passenger/Meeting Witch), Moira O’Neill (Edith the Acolyte Witch #1/Passerby/Passenger), Allison Martone (Mrs. Jenkins/Passerby/Passenger/Meeting Witch), Sophia Reppert (Boy), Alex Seeley (Grand High Witch), Sam Tank (Chef/Passerby/Lawyer/Late Passenger/Meeting Witch 2), Autumn Teague (Tree House Witch/Mother/Meeting Witch/Maid/Hostess), Ann Wakefield (Grandma),  Witch Ensemble from Theatre Studies Students.

The production team includes scenic design by Tierra G. Novy, costume design by Molly C.V. Ryan, lighting design by Betsy Smith, sound design by M.E. Moran, dramaturgy by Jacob Shuler, and stage management by Rebecca Rowlett.