American Theater Company announces two American classics never-before-paired on a single night– The Catholic Repertory:…
ATC Announces ‘The Catholic Repertory: Doubt & Agnes Of God’ In Rotation Beginning Sept. 6th
American Theater Company announces two American classics in rotating repertory – The Catholic Repertory: Doubt & Agnes of God – directed by ATC Artistic Director PJ Paparelli and featuring ATC Ensemble Member Sadieh Rifai, Lance Baker, and Karen Aldridge. The productions are slated to run in rotation September 6 – October 14, 2012 at ATC, 1909 W. Byron St.
Two American Classics in Rotating Repertory
The Catholic Repertory:
Doubt & Agnes of God
Directed by ATC Artistic Director PJ Paparelli
Featuring ATC Ensemble Member Sadieh Rifai
September 6 – October 14, 2012
American Theater Company continues its tradition of repertory productions with two Tony Award-winning plays that examine the mystery and power of faith. Three actresses tackle both plays in an explosive evening of unforgettable drama, performed in rotating repertory.
Written by John Patrick Shanley
The Bronx. 1964. A Catholic school principal takes matters into her own hands when she suspects beloved parish priest is guilty of improper conduct with a student.
Agnes of God
Written by John Peilmeier
Upstate New York. 1984. A court-ordered psychiatrist battles with a Mother Superior when she attempts to determine why a young novitiate committed an unspeakable crime.
Title: The Catholic Repertory: Doubt and Agnes of God
Written by: John Patrick Shanley and John Peilmeier
Directed by: PJ Paparelli
Previews: September 6 – September 18, 2012
Press opening: Wednesday, September 19, 2012 at 7:00PM
Regular run: September 20 – October 14, 2012
Schedule: Thursdays – Sundays (full repertory calendar TBA)
Location: American Theater Company, 1909 W Byron St., Chicago
Regular run: Wed., Thurs. & matinees $45; Fri. & Sat. evenings $50
Opening night including post-show reception $50
Box Office: The Box Office is located at 1909 W Byron St., Chicago;
AMERICAN THEATER COMPANY
American Theater Company is an ensemble of artists committed to producing new and classic American stories that ask the question, “What does it mean to be an American?”
American Theater Company is supported by a CityArts Program 2 Grant and a Cultural Outreach Program Grant from the City of Chicago Office of Tourism & Culture, the Elizabeth F. Cheney Foundation, Lloyd A. Fry Foundation, Illinois Arts Council, Illinois Humanities Council, Polk Bros. Foundation, The Shubert Foundation, and Prince Charitable Trusts.