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Sundown, Yellow Moon

by Rachel Bonds

music & lyrics by The Bengsons

music direction by Andra Velis Simon

directed by Cody Estle

October 3 – November 17

Playing Thursday, October 3 at 7:30 pm
Call 773.338.2177 to make your reservation.
Run Time: 1 Hour and 30 Minutes

In the misty heat of a small southern town, two sisters have come home to handle a crisis.

Twins Joey and Ray have just taken their first steps into adulthood while their newly divorced father, Tom, has been suspended from his job. But deep, honest communication doesn’t come easy. Seemingly stuck between the future and the past, this family of musicians sings what they can’t bring themselves to say.

Making its Chicago premiere, Rachel Bonds’s warm, delicate play with music is an honest look at the hard work of holding a family together and re-connecting with what we’ve left behind.


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Cast

Jeanne T. Arrigo as Jean
Will Casey as Tom
Diana Coates as Joey
Liz Chidester as Ray
Rob Frankel as Bobby
Jordan Dell Harris as Carver
Josh Odor as Ted

Understudies

Jason O’Donnell (u/s Bobby)
Chris Farrell, Jr. (u/s Carver)
Carmen Liao (u/s Joey)
Robin West (u/s Ray)

Creative Team

Written by Rachel Bonds
Music & Lyrics by The Bengsons
Music Director: Andra Velis Simon
Director: Cody Estle
Stage Manager: Wilhelm Peters
Set Designer: Jeffrey D. Kmiec
Costume Designer: Izumi Inaba
Lighting Designer: Becca Jeffords
Sound Designer: Eric Backus
Dialect Coach: Elise Kauzlaric
Props Designer: Mealah Heidenreich
Technical Director: Bobby Huggins
Assistant Director: Ashley Brenon
Assistant Stage Manager: Kate Nagorski
Assistant Costume Designer: Ian Liberman
Artistic Producer: Cole von Glahn

Call 773.338.2177 to make your reservation.