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The Giver

  • by Lois Lowery
  • adapted by adapted for the stage by Eric Coble
  • directed by Ernie Nolan
  • Based on the Newbery Award-winning book, the story takes place in a seemingly perfect world without pain, war, fear or inequality. But when young Jonas is selected as the Receiver of Memories, he begins to learn difficult truths about his existence and the possibilities that a life full of choices can bring.
  • March 31, 2008 - May 23, 2008
  • (312) 922-1999
  • The cast features
    Jared Dennis, Annie Calhoun, Lauren Mayer, Chance Bone, Matt Hune, Kate Lane, Katie Spencer, Clay Sanderson, Sophie Davidson, Daniel Dvorkin, Elan Maier, Jordan Shavarberi.

    The production team includes scenic design by Emily Guthrie
    costume design by Richie Fine, lighting design by Nic Jones, sound design by Ray Nardelli, dramaturgy by Elizabeth Schmeski, and stage management by Samantha Flint.