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Miss Witherspoon by Christopher Durang

Saturday, February 16 at 8:00pm to 9:30pm

The Lynn Theatre and Wishing Wind Creations present "Miss Witherspoon" by Christopher Durang. “Miss Witherspoon” runs from February 1-16, 2019, in The Lynn Theatre, John Tyler Community College - Midlothian Campus at 800 Charter Colony Pkwy, T Building, Midlothian, VA 23114.

This collaboration features professional artists as well as John Tyler students and will be a fringe production with the 2019 Acts of Faith Festival. Acts of Faith Talkbacks will follow the Sunday matinees and will be moderated by Terry Menefee Gau.

CAST
Veronica: Amy Berlin
Mothers: Emily Turner
Fathers: Arik Cullen
Maryamma: Helena Ruiz
Woman in Hat: Daquetta Mayfield

PRODUCTION TEAM
Director: Zachary Owen
Assistant Director/Dramaturg: Danielle Hartman
Stage Manager: Christy Hudson
Scenic Designer/Technical Director: Liz Allmon
Lighting Designer/Production Manager: Alleigh Scantling
Costume Designer: Jennifer Krisch
Sound Designer: Jordan Sarvay
Props Designer: Ellie Wilder
Assistant Lighting Designer/Assistant Technical Director: Hailey Bean
Associate Producers: Amy Berlin, Zachary Owen, and Kerrigan Webb Sullivan

PLOT SUMMARY
Veronica, already scarred by too many failed relationships, finds the world a frightening place. Skylab, an American space station that came crashing down to earth, in particular, haunts and enrages her. So, she has committed suicide and is now in what she expected to be heaven but is

instead something called the Bardo (the netherworld in Tibetan Buddhism), and the forces there keep trying to make her reincarnate. So far she's thwarted these return visits to earth with a sort of "spiritual otherworldly emergency brake system" she seems to have, but when she is finally reincarnated, will she learn her lesson? This is a play about facing one's fears. even if it means returning to a world that finds new ways to terrify every day.

Ticket prices:
$20.00 - General Admission
$10.00 - Students/Seniors
$10.00 - RVA Theatre Discount (available only at the door)

 

Ticket Link:  https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3921131

Website:  www.jtcc.edu/theatre

For further information about Wishing Wind Creations or Miss Witherspoon, please contact Amy Berlin or Zachary Owen at wishingwindcreations@gmail.com

John Tyler Community College, Lynn Theatre
800 Charter Colony Pkwy, Midlothian, VA, 23114

Region

Chesterfield, RVA Southside

Price

$$

Audience

Wheelchair Accessible

Type

Theatre

Topic

Performing Arts

Website

http://www.jtcc.edu/theatre

Cost

20.00 General, 10.00 Students/Seniors, 10.00 RVA Theatre Discount

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