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Aphra’s Attic: Work by Early Women Playwrights

Who knew there were all these fabulous women?

Theatre Unbound unearths forgotten gems, presenting works that span 400 years of women’s writing.

Plays:

The Coach

Young women compete to see who has the most atrocious love life.

Written by Queen Margaret of Navarre (c. 1540)
Translated by Hilda Dale
Adapted and Directed by Cherie Anderson

Overtones

A pointed comedy about the split between what we feel and what we say out loud.

Written by Alice Gerstenberg (1916)
Directed by Heather C. Brady and Alexandra Gould

Cast:

The Coach: Queen: Muriel J. Bonertz Lady 1: Erin Denman Lady 2: Lana Hubbard Lady 3: Madelyne Riley Overtones: Harriet: Lana Hubbard Hetty: Natalie Remus Margaret: Katie Starks Maggie: Erin Denman

Creative Team:

Producer: Stacey Poirier Stage Manager: Jennifer Long Costume Design: Alexandra Gould and Amy McGarness Lighting Design: Julia Carlis Set Construction: Brian Hesser Sound Design: Dixie Treichel Postcard/Poster Design: Patrick Stewart and Kara Schmitz Program Design: Shannon Buchda

Press:

Press Release  

September 19, 2009
7:30 pm
Opening Night - post-show reception
September 20, 2009
2:00 pm
September 24, 2009
7:30 pm
September 25, 2009
7:30 pm
September 26, 2009
7:30 pm
September 27, 2009
2:00 pm
Audio Described Performance
September 28, 2009
7:30 pm
October 1, 2009
7:30 pm
October 2, 2009
7:30 pm
October 3, 2009
7:30 pm
October 4, 2009
2:00 pm

...an intriguing proposition.

Quinton Skinner City Pages

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