The Lower Depths
By Maxim Gorky
Directed by Eric Parness

A classic masterpiece of Russian drama, The Lower Depths presents a grimly realistic view of a desperate circle of lost souls.

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Time to Burn
By Charles L. Mee
Directed by Leland Patton

Inspired by The Lower Depths, Time to Burn explores the clash of opposing cultures in contemporary America.

DATES: June 4 - 27, 2004

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Christopher Burris*, Kristin Stewart Chase*, Al Choy, Sean Dill, Loris Diran*, Ledger Free, Nicole Godino*, Tran T. Thuc Hanh*, Emily Laochua, Aaron Lisman, Patrick Melville, Ian Pfister*, Annette Previti*, Stu Richel*, Lou Tally*, Elisa Terrazas* Martha Tompoulidou, Martin Treat*, Stewart Walker*, James T. Ware, Gameela Wright*, Maxwell Zener, Evan Zes*

Scenic Designer: Robert R. Sweetnam
Costume Designer: Sidney Shannon
Lighting Designer: Aaron J. Mason
Sound Designer: Nick Moore
General Press Representative: David Gersten & Associates
Props Master for The Lower Depths: Sharlyne Shlayan
Props Master for Time to Burn: Jessica Ewing
Fight Choreographer: Nicole Godino
Assistant Fight Choreographer: Ray A. Rodriguez
Dramaturg: Branden Kornell
Stage Managers: Cara Rosenberg and Angela DeGregoria.
Technical Director: Gregg Carville
Consultant: George Mayer
Lobby Display: Jocelyn Wilk
Photography: Rahav Segev
Program and Postcard Artwork: S. Kim Glassman

*Appearing Courtesy of Actors' Equity Association. An Equity Approved Showcase


The performance of The Lower Depths will be followed by a discussion with Professor Martin
Puchner from Columbia University.

The performance of The Lower Depths will be followed by a discussion with Professor Martin
Meisel from Columbia University.

The performance of Time to Burn will be followed by a discussion with Obie Award winning playwright Charles L. Mee.

Reading Series

La Tempestad by Larry Loebell, directed by Ray A. Rodriguez on June 15, 2004, and Two Days of Grace at Middleham by Toni Press-Coffman, directed by Alexandra Ornitz on June 22, 2004.

Our 2003-2004 Season

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