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Sidways Stories from Wayside School

  • directed by Brandy Austin
  • Three best-selling novels by Louis Sachar (Holes, There's A Boy in the Girls' Bathroom), SIDEWAYS STORIES FROM WAYSIDE SCHOOL tells the tale of an unusual school. Intead of being one story high with 30 classrooms, it's 30 classrooms stacked one on top of the other. (But they do have an extra large playground!) Some say the teachers and students at Wayside School are strange and silly...and so will you. This play encourages non-horizontal thinking, and is recommended for ages eight and up. Chicago Playworks presented Sachar’s popular There's a Boy in the Girls' Bathroom in 2005, and he also wrote the popular Newbery Medal-winning book turned into a movie Holes.
  • Recommended for ages eight and up.
  • October 29, 2006 - December 01, 2006
  • DEPAUL'S MERLE RESKIN THEATRE
  • (312) 922 1999
  • The cast features
    Josephine Keefe, Grace Lowman, James Lusk, Matthew Olson, Juan Gabriel Ruiz, Kristen Secrist , Christa Sheary and Dustin Valenta.

    The production team includes scenic design by Linda Buchanan,
    costume design by Coral Gable, lighting design by Alec Kinastowski, sound design by Mallie Halterman, composed by Josh Horvath, dramaturgy by Caitlin Hansen & Evan Fillon, stage management by Kelsey Lamm.

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