DEAD MAN'S CELL PHONE Returns to Chicago, 7/10-27
The Enthusiasts Theatre Company presents Dead Man's Cell Phone by Sarah Ruhl, directed by Toma Tavares Langston.
An incessantly ringing cell phone in a quiet café. A stranger at the next table who has had enough. And a dead man-with a lot of loose ends. The show is about the struggle to connect in a technologically obsessed world.
Dead Man's Cell Phone is a wildly imaginative comedy by MacArthur "Genius" Grant recipient and Pulitzer Prize finalist, Sarah Ruhl, author of the The Clean House and Eurydice. The last local production was done by Steppenwolf Theatre Company in March 2008.
Performances are July 10 through July 27, 2014
Athenaeum Theatre, Studio One, 2936 North Southport Avenue, Chicago IL
Tickets are $20
The Enthusiasts Theatre Company was formed in early 2014 by a group of theater enthusiasts with an overwhelming passion for the performing arts.
The Enthusiasts Theatre Company is dedicated to producing entertaining plays & musicals, telling meaningful stories that are universal yet diverse, providing an intimate theater experience and opening up theater to a broader audience.
The Enthusiasts will strive to produce 3 shows a season - a Comedy, Drama and a Musical. Also, The Enthusiasts will provide educational opportunities that will instruct the general public on how to use theater to improve upon their everyday lives.