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Angels in America, Part 2: Perestroika

  • by Tony Kushner
  • directed by Jane Drake Brody
  • 1980s America. An Angel of the Apocalypse crashes through a ceiling and hovers over the bed of Prior Walter, a gay New Yorker with AIDS. This collision sets in motion the reintroduction of characters from part one of Kushner’s Pulitzer Prize-winning two-part epic as their lives intersect during the Reagan era. Tragic and hilarious, Perestroika explores personal responsibility, the future of mankind, and the nature of God.
  • Recommended for mature audiences.​​​​​​​​
  • February 08, 2013 - February 17, 2013
  • Previews : 2/6 & 2/7
  • DEPAUL'S MERLE RESKIN THEATRE
  • (312) 922-1999
  • The cast features
    Jack Ball (Prior Walter), Lauren Blakeman (Harper Pitt), Daniela Colucci (Hannah Pitt), David Giannini (Roy Cohn), Joe Keery (Joe Pitt), Matthew Sherrill (Louis Ironson), Rejinal Simon (Belize), and Alissa Walker (Angel).

    The production team includes scenic design by Tierra G. Novycostume design by Taylor S. Payne, lighting design by Garvin Jellison, sound design by Jenna Moran, dramaturgy by Matthew Messina, and stage management by Emily Hitmar.

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