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- by John Weidman
- directed by Betsy Hamilton
- musical direction by MarK Elliot
A look at the darker side of our history, Assassins is the stories of nine people who have killed or attempted to kill an American President. In a land where freedom creates vulnerability, notorious characters like John Wilkes Booth, Lee Harvey Oswald, Squeaky Fromme and John Hinckley are able to plan the ultimate crime. The most distinguished composer of our time renders chilling portraits of the American dream in this rarely produced contemporary musical.
- May 13, 2003 - May 24, 2003
- DEPAUL'S MERLE RESKIN THEATRE
- (312) 922 1999
- The cast features
Cathryn Wooley, Katherine Flahive, Joshua Sumner, Sameerah Walker, Kate Cares, Tarell Alvin McCraney, Wilam Fleming, Andrew Block, James Immekus, Daniel Kerr-Hobert, Monet Butlers, Maike Jacobi, Cobey Mandarino, Ryan O'Donnell.
The production team includes scenic design by Jenifer Lampson, costume design by Kathleen Stack, lighting design by Heather Gilbert, sound design by Josh Horvarth, dramaturgy by Rob Cohn, stage management by Nikki Lint.