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Video Galaxy

  • by Jared Hecht, Class of 2015
  • directed by John Jenkins​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​
  • After a traumatic head injury, Sarah Hermes may be the world’s next messiah. Her father, a pastor, couldn’t be more proud. Eli, her slacker brother who works at a video store, watches her fall into a stardom he’s always desired. As Sarah gains notoriety, Eli must overcome his lack of ambition. Will he expose Sarah for who she truly is, or will divine intervention chart the course?

    A world premiere piece, written by Jared Hecht, BFA Playwriting, Class of 2015.

    What does faith mean when you're young and directionless?

  • May 22, 2015 - May 30, 2015
  • Previews : 5/20 & 5/21
  • WED - SAT at 7:30 PM
    SUN at 2 PM
  • On the Fullerton Stage
  • (773) 325-7900
  • The cast features
    Taylor Blim (Sarah/Lizzie), Audrey Gladson (Yobel/Secretary/Woman), Charles Johnston (Joe/Principal Daniels), Samuel Kotansky (Eli), and Harrison Weger (Dude/Officer).

    The production team includes secenic design by Jake Ives, costume design by Nicole Foster, lighting design by Jamie Davis, sound design by Rachel Regan, dramaturgy by Benjamin Falk, and stage management by Abbie Betts​.


    Accessibility Services and Interpreted Performances:

    If you 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 you 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 & Assisted Listening Devices:

    The performance of Video Galaxy on 5/30 at 7:30 PM will be interpreted in American Sign Language. Call TTY (773) 325-7975. ​In addition, assisted listening devices are available to patrons upon request.

    Audio Description Services:

    The performance of Video Galaxy on 5/30 at 7:30 PM will include a live audio-description of the visual and physical events on-stage for patrons who are blind or have low vision. We also invite you to join us that day for a pre-performance program with a touch tour, which begins at 6 PM in the school's main lobby. The touch tour program will include information about the characters and design choices that add to the world of the play. Patrons who are participating in the audio-described event may also request the playbill in Braille, large print, and audio formats. Please indicate interest in the Touch Tour when you order your tickets. Call our Box Office at (773) 325-7900.

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