Friday, November 4, 2011

Walk Two Moons Opens Tomorrow (Saturday) At Adventure Stage



"Don't judge a man until you've walked two moons in his moccasins."

Thirteen-year-old Sal's mother left over a year ago. When her friend Phoebe's mom disappears, painful memories of Sal's own abandonment come to the surface. Determined to find Phoebe's mother, the girls begin seeing murderous plots and schemes around every corner. Sal shares these conspiracy theories with her Gram and Gramps during a cross-country trip to confront her mother. But it is only through the telling of her friend's tale that Sal ultimately realizes that things - and people - are not always what they seem.


 
Based on the Newbery Medal-winning novel by Sharon Creech, this play is recommended for ages 9 and up.  Please note: Children under age 5 are not permitted in the theater.



ChiIL Mama will be at the opening performance and we will have a review and photo filled recap up for you soon.    We've been consistently impressed with Adventure Stage's offerings and are excited to see their latest book based adaptation.    Tom Arvetis is a local, Chicago Dad (with twins nonetheless) who still finds time and inspiration to do his work in the creative arts.  No doubt family life and fatherhood has brought insight and depth to his adaptation of Walk Two Moons as well.    We can't wait to check it out.

Weekend Performances
Opening Saturday Nov. 5 at 4:00 (followed by Sharon Creech's book signing and an ice-cream social. No 7:30pm show)

Fridays at 7:30
Nov. 11
Nov. 18
Nov. 25
Dec. 2
Saturdays at 4:00 and 7:30
Nov. 12
Nov. 19
Nov. 26
Dec. 3



 
Meet Author Sharon Creech

Ms. Creech will be at opening day of Walk Two Moons! On November 5th Sharon will be in attendance during the show, participate in the post-show discussion and do a book signing! Books will be for sale at the performance and you may also bring up to three books from home for her to sign.

 Click here for Adventure Stage's Main Website, ticket sales and more show info

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