180 Degree Rule
A World Premiere by M.E.H. Lewis & Barbara Lhota*
About the Show
A love story wrapped in a mystery, 180 Degree Rule explores the conflicting realities that emerge as history is distorted by passage of time and shifting points of view.
Moving from film to live action, flashback to the present,Professor Katie Dunham struggles to unpack the truth behind the doomed romance between revolutionary film director Ruth Alice Bennett and leading lady Margot Faber… 30 years too late.
|WHERE||City Lit Theater
1020 W Bryn Mawr Ave, Chicago
2nd Floor, Edgewater Presbyterian Church
|WHEN||April 16, 2016 – May 21, 2016|
and Saturdays at 8:00pm
Sundays at 3:00pm
|PREVIEWS||April 16, 17, 22, 23, 24|
|PRESS OPENING||April 25, 2016 at 8:00pm|
|ADDED SHOWS||Wednesdays, May 11 & May 18, 2016 at 8:00pm|
|CLOSING NIGHT||Saturday, May 25 at 8:00pm|
**TRIGGER WARNING: this production contains scenes of realistic staged violence, including those of a sexual nature**
2 hours with intermission
Rachel Edwards Harvith
* Denotes BWBTC Ensemble Member
***Ticket sales end 3 hours before curtain. Seats may still be available even if it says no longer available.***
5/18 – 21 BWBTC will be collecting donations on behalf of Pro Bono Network, which focuses on bringing more attorneys to people in need. For more information, visit the Pro Bono Network website.
PLAYWRIGHTS: M.E.H. Lewis & Barbara Lhota
DIRECTOR: Rachel Edwards Harvith
VIOLENCE DESIGN: Libby Beyreis*
CAST: Kate Black-Spence (Katie Dunham), Tommy Bullington (George Berlitz & Ensemble), Chris Cinereski (Francis Montgomery & Ensemble), Amy E. Harmon* (Ruth Alice Bennett), Lisa Herceg* (Margot Faber), Kimberly Logan* (Hedwige Sourile), Jason Narvy (Gilbert Bailey), Kelly Yacono* (Aunt Henny & Ensemble), Patti Moore* (Understudy)
STAFF: Leigh Barrett* (Sound Design), Kurt Brandt (Props Design), Jason Fleece (Dialect Coach), Adam Greye (Stage Manager), Kaitlyn Grissom (Technical Director), Amy E. Harmon* (Production Manager), Beth Laske-Miller (Costume Design), Barbara Lhota* (Production Manager), Carter Martin (Film Director/Editor), G. Max Maxin IV (Projection & Scenic Design), Heather Meyers (Dramaturg), Tim Tavano (Director of Photography), Laura Wiley (Lighting Design)
Press photos taken by: Steven Townshend.
Production photos taken by: Johnny Knight.