MAILED: Sept. 28, 2000
The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire's University Theatre will perform John Guare's "The House of Blue Leaves."
The dark comedy opens at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 12 in Kjer Theatre. Additional performances are slated for 7:30 p.m. Oct. 13-14 and 17-21 and 1:30 p.m. Oct. 22.
Sophomore Joshua Paffel, Spooner, will play Artie Shaughnessy. Robert Vanderloop, a junior from Kaukauna, will be Ronnie Shaughnessy. Emily McPeck, a sophomore from Clayton, will play the role of Bunny Flingus. Senior Jenny Nie, De Forest, will be Bananas Shaughnessy.
Sophomore Amanda Schumacher, Peshtigo, will play the role of Corinna Stroller. Sophomores Anna Figlesthaler, Fox Point, and Danielle Diener, Eau Claire, and freshman Sarah Bohlman, Madison, will play nuns.
Glenn Heim, a freshman from West Allis, will play M.P., while sophomore Thomas Bakken, Waunakee, will play the role of The Man in White. Tony Brown, a senior from Plymouth, will be Billy Einhorn.
Junior Chandra La Violette, Manitowoc, will be the stage manager, and Beth Janetski, a senior from River Falls, will be the lighting designer. Junior James Pitroski, Oconto, will be the scenic designer.
Ann Behrens, UW-Eau Claire University Theatre staff, will do the costume design, and Arthur Gulig, University Theatre technical director, will do the sound design.
Tickets, available at the University Service Center, (715) 836-3727, are $8 for adults; $6 for those ages 62 and older and children 17 and younger; and $5 for students, faculty and staff with a university ID.
Janice B. Wisner
UW-Eau Claire News Bureau
Updated: Sept. 28, 2000