Monday, December 7, 2015
OPENING: 20% THEATRE COMPANY CHICAGO PRESENTS "LITTLE WOMEN"
Louisa May Alcott's beloved story of the March sisters returns this holiday season in a charming retelling from 20% Theatre
Join Jo, Meg, Beth, Amy and their friends as they navigate the joys and trials of coming of age both together, and apart.
Playing Sunday - Tuesday evenings, December 6th - 22nd* at the Cornservatory (4210 N. Lincoln Ave).
*there will be no performance on Monday, December 14th.
Join us Saturday, December 12th for a special Family Event!
Come before the show for hot chocolate, carols, creating homemade Civil War era Christmas decorations and helping to decorate the tree. We may even have a special appearance from our friends at the North Pole! Doors open at 12:30. Performance is at 2:00 and there will be a special autograph and photo session with the cast afterward.
About the Director
Emma Couling (Director)
Emma Couling is a freelance director in Chicago, IL. Recent projects include Space Girl (Idle Muse's Athena Festival), American Smoothie (Underscore Theater Company's Chicago Musical Theatre Festival), Boeing Boeing (906 Theatre Co.), Little Women (20% Theatre Company), Henry V (The Unrehearsed Shakespeare Company of Chicago), Fly Girl Fly (Snapshots Festival 2014), The Comedy of Errors (The Unrehearsed Shakespeare Company of Chicago), The Importance of Being Earnest (906 Theatre Co.), Into the Woods (EDGE Theatre Community), and The Pirates of Penzance aboard The Tall Ship Windy (Tall Ship Adventures of Chicago). Ms. Couling regularly appears on Eats & Sweets Theatrical Story-Telling Podcast Dark Night Live.
Cast and Designers
Written by Louisa May Alcott. Adapted by Timothy Good. Edited by Lindsay A. Bartlett, Emma Couling & Phoebe Gonzalez.
Little Women will feature Charlotte Ostrow (Jo), Emily Green (Meg), Serena Pomerantz (Beth), Rachael Barry (Amy), T.J. Anderson, Nathan Dunn, Christopher Ratliff & Denise Smolarek.
Stage Management by Roxie Kooi, Costume Design by Jerica Hucke, Sound Design by Kallie Noelle Rolison**, Producer: Lindsay A. Bartlett* * denotes 20% Company Member; ** denotes 20% Artistic Associate
Location & Tickets
Performed at the Cornservatory (4210 N. Lincoln Ave.) - Just north of the Irving Park Brown Line and off the Irving/Damen/Lincoln stop on the #80 Irving Park Bus or #50 Damen Bus
Tickets available at http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2434242 or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. Family and Group discounts available by emailing the box office
20% THEATER COMPANY CHICAGO: MISSION STATEMENT
20% THEATRE COMPANY CHICAGO is dedicated to strengthening the presence and raising public awareness of women artists in theatre. It is estimated that only 20% of theatre professionals are women. By providing educational opportunities for women directors, producers, designers, and playwrights, 20% Theatre Company Chicago strives to increase the number of women in theatre. We are committed to engaging new audiences by making our work accessible to the community.
For more information about 20% and the women behind it, visit www.twentypercentchicago.com.