Set in the runup to the midterm elections, the new comedy focuses on Whitney (Kira
Rangel '20), a young playwright, who is tasked by an admiring fan from the NSA with
thwarting an evil, mind-controlling menace.
Directed by Valdivia who is also the sound designer, Katie Bidart '20 is the stage
manager and Jackson Bettis '21, the assistant stage manager of the production. Additional
crew members include: Olivia Sarkis '19 (scenic designer), Anne Warnke '19 (costume
designer) and guest light designer Julie Ballard. Cast members include: Sloane Polisner
'21 (Waitress, Mary, Shadow, Woman), Kara Ryan '19 (Annie), Hannah Thomas '21 (Hester)
and Cal Ussery '21 (Detective, Lou, Man).
Performances will take place Friday, Oct. 26 and Saturday, Oct 27 at 7:30 p.m., and
Sunday, Oct. 28 at 2 p.m. at the E. Melba Johnson Kirkpatrick Laboratory Theatre (1312
Park St., Bloomington) which can be accessed from Ames Plaza on the west side of Presser
Tickets, which are on sale at the McPherson Hall box office (open 12:30 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Monday through Friday), are $3 each for general admission and $2 with a valid student
ID. For more information, please contact the box office at (309) 556-3232.