Directing II Nights of Scenes Spring 08

The Department of Theater and the Directing II Workshop presents Nights of Scenes, May 4-6, 2008 in the Frear Ensemble Theater, LPAC. All performances begin at 8 pm. The program is as follows:

SUNDAY NIGHT

Endgame by Samuel Beckett

Directed by Jesse Paulsen (HC '09)
Set Design: Rebecca Morgan (HC '10)
Lighting Designer- Simon Harding '99
Assistant Lighting Designers- Kim Comer '09, Madeleine Laupheimer '10

Cast:
Hamm- Matt Klinman (HC '08)
Clov- Jack Meaney (HC '09)
Nagg- Dan Harvester (HC '11)
Nell- Merrie Bentley (HC '09)

The Maids by Jean Genet

Directed by Louis Jargow '10
Lighting Designer- Simon Harding '99
Assistant Lighting Designers- Kim Comer '09, Madeleine Laupheimer '10
Costume Designer- Claire Sumaydeng-Bryan '10

Cast:
Claire- Sofia Rivkin-Haas '09
Solange- Eva Amesse '11
Madame- Jessie Bear '09

MONDAY NIGHT

The Murder of Pierrot

Written by Joanna Wright '08 in collaboration with the cast
Directed by Joanna Wright '08
Music by Mark Loria '08, performed by Mark Loria '08 and Sophia Uddin
Choreographer- Ethan Deyle '08
Lighting Designer- Simon Harding '99
Assistant Lighting Designers- Kim Comer '09 and Madeleine Laupheimer '10
Costume Designer- Boryana Sezanova '10

Cast:
Marcel Carne: Simone Fried '10
Baptiste: Chris Klaniecki '10
Garance: Isa St. Clair '11
Frederick: Ethan Deyle '08
Natalie: Alison Santiago '08
Count Edward de Monteray: Eric Holzhaur '10
Ragman: David Kornfilt '09
Jean-Baptiste Deburau: Ethan Deyle '08

TUESDAY NIGHT

Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead by Tom Stoppard

Directed by Jackie Avitabile '09
Lighting Designer- Simon Harding '99
Assistant Lighting Designers- Kim Comer '09 , Madeleine Laupheimer '10

Cast in order of appearance:
Rosencrantz- Judy Browngoehl '09
Guildenstern- Jessie Bear '09
A player/Polonius/Laertes- Miriam Rich '11
Alfred/Ophelia/Gertrude- Katie Becker '10
A player/Hamlet- Andrew VanBuren '10
Player/Claudius- Sven David Udekwu '09

A Bright Room Called Day by Tony Kushner

Directed by Niccolo Moretti '10
Costumes Designer- Nicole Singer '10
Lighting Designer- Simon Harding '99
Assistant Lighting Designers- Madeleine Laupheimer '10, Kim Comer '09
Cast:
Herr Gottfried Swetts- Brian Ratcliffe '11
Agnes Eggling- Marina Tempelsmen '10
Paulinka Erdnuss- Sara Lipshutz '11
Vealtnic Husz- Christopher Compton '09
Annabella Gotchling- Katie Sauvain '09
Zillah- Natalie Bamdad '11

Location: Frear Ensemble Theatre
Dates: May 4, 2008 - May 6, 2008
Times: All shows begin at 8 pm.