LA SALLE - Spring brings time for reflection as Stage 212 continues their 50th Anniversary season with “To Kill a Mockingbird.” Christopher Sergel’s faithful stage adaptation captures beautifully the power of Harper Lee’s classic novel with its themes of childhood innocence, morality and compassion.
Featured in the cast are Andie Kerestes as Scout, Zander Dziedzic as Jem, Dylan Kofoid as Dill, Larry Kelsey as Atticus, Naomi Ochuba as Calpurnia, Jessica Kreiser as Maudie, Melanie Maskel as Stephanie, Mary Black as Mrs. Dubose, Luke Pascale as Heck Tate, Josh Fullerton as Judge Taylor/Mr. Cunningham, Joe Carter as Reverend Sykes, Alison Fauth as Mayella Ewell, Charles Van Horn as Bob Ewell, Gary Talsky as Mr. Gilmer, Ethan Shaver as Tom Robinson, Laurie Innis as the Court Clerk and Timothy Lamps as Boo Radley.
Featured in non-speaking roles are Jennifer Croissant, Slone Taylor, Caryn Brown, Marijeane Ploch, Natalie Sutherland, Ron Malooley, Kyle Foley and Dave Dziedzic.
Production staff includes director Ellen Marincic, producer Phil Grant, stage manager Todd Harzheim, set designer Glen Gerrard, costume coordinators Donna Stone and Mary Black, prop coordinators Joan Eiberger and Jennifer Croissant, lighting designer Yvette Lucas and sound designer/operator Rachel Black.
“To Kill a Mockingbird” will be presented April 20-22 and 27-29 at Stage 212, 700 First St., LaSalle. Friday and Saturday evening performances begin at 7:30 p.m. Sunday matinees begin at 2 p.m.
Tickets will be available to the public beginning April 9 and may be purchased by visiting the box office Monday 4- 6 p.m. and Saturday 9a.m.–noon or by calling (815) 224-3025 during the same hours. Tickets may also be purchased online by visiting www.stage212.org.
“To Kill a Mockingbird” is produced by special arrangement with The Dramatic Publishing Company of Woodstock.