GREAT EXPECTATIONS

Adapted by Gale Childs Daly

GreatExpectationsLogo.jpg

Based upon the beloved novel by Charles Dickens

WEST COAST PREMIERE

Directed by Dennis Markam

November 29 - December 16, 2018

Previews: November 29 & 30, 2018

Opening Night: December 1, 2018

On a bleak Christmas Eve, in a marshy churchyard, an escaped convict grabs a young lad at knife point, and his life is forever altered. In Gale Childs Daly’s high energy adaptation of Charles Dickens’ classic novel, Great Expectations, eight quick-changing actors portray dozens of characters as we follow our young hero’s coming-of-age journey -- through love and loss, revenge and redemption -- as he comes to realize his great expectations.

Family-friendly. Sensitivities vary from person to person. If you have any concerns about content, please contact the box office.

Photos by Stu Selland

Nov-Dec.png

Previews: Preview performances are the first performances in front of an audience. These are technically classified as rehearsals and certain elements of the shows may not be finalized.
Opening Night: First official public performance.
Theatre Club: Patrons are encouraged to stay after the performance for a free talkback with the cast and director.

Creative Team:

Director: Dennis Markam

Stage Manager: Brigid Ridge

Scenic Designer: Martin Flynn

Lighting Designer: Delayne Medoff

Sound Designer: Michael Kelly

Costume Designer: Denise Altaffer

IMG_6446.JPG

MEET THE CAST OF GREAT EXPECTATIONS

Loren Breidenbach: Young Estella/Pub Waitress/Theatre Patron/Oarsman

Marisa Darabi: Narrator 4 (Estella/Compeyson/Mrs. Hubble/Soldier/Biddy/Pub Patron/Waitress/Flopson/Ophelia)

Nathan Emley: Narrator 2 (Mr. Wopsle/Sergeant/Herbert Pocket/Coachman)

Madison Gerringer: Narrator 5 (Joe Gargery/Travelling Woman/Mr. Wemmick/Waitress/Mrs. Pocket/Bentley Drummle/Claudius/Arthur/Pantomine Sailor)

Erin Gould: Narrator 1 (Magwitch/Uncle Pumblechook/Soldier/Mr. Jaggers/Headwaitress/Victor/Ghost/Laertes/Pantomine Sailor)

Kenneth Greenwell: Young Pip/Pub Patron/Theatre Patron/Oarsman

Charlotte Ying Levy: Young Estella/Pub Waitress/Theatre Patron/Oarsman

Salim Razawi: Pip

Tatiana Torres: Young Pip/Pub Patron/Theatre Patron/Oarsman

Kira Zabrowski: Narrator 3 (Mrs. Joe/Soldier/Miss Havisham/Pub Patron/Amelia/Waitress/Matthew Pocket/Molly/Gertrude/Woman in Shroud/Pantomime Woman/Galley Captain/Clara