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Ray Bradbury’s Fahrenheit 451

June 7, 2013 @ 8:00 am - June 9, 2013 @ 5:00 pm

| Free

[Description]

Back in 1953, Ray Bradbury carefully crafted one of the world’s most famous dystopian futures. Now celebrating its 60th anniversary, Otherworld Theatre presents Ray Bradbury’s Fahrenheit 451 in tandem with the Ray Bradbury Festival. Set in a futuristic American city, books are illegal and firemen burn any house that contains them. Once a faithful fireman, Montag begins to question his mundane existence and the ethics of his mission. Influenced by the strange 16 year old girl Clarisse, Montag wonders what secrets are kept in the books he has vowed to destroy.

The event is free. The suggested donation is $5.

Strawdog Theatre 3829 N Broadway St. Chicago, IL 60613

June 7th @ 7:30 PM June 8th @ 2:00 PM & 7:30 PM June 9th @ 2:00 PM

Directed by Tiffany Keane Set Design by Kirk Hughes Lighting Design by Nicole Malmquist

Cast: Elliott Sowards, Mary-Kate Arnold, Emily Shaw, Christian Isley, Grace Gimpel, Jin You, George Infantado, Stephen Dale, Mark Shallow, Liz Siedt, and Shawna Tucker

These performances are part of The Ray Bradbury Festival, a festival dedicated to the life and work of Ray Bradbury. For full details on the event, please visit our website at www.OtherworldTheatre.org.

These performances are done with the permission of Dramatic Publishing, LLC.

Details

Start:
June 7, 2013 @ 8:00 am
End:
June 9, 2013 @ 5:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:

Venue

Strawdog Theatre
3829 N Broadway St., Chicago, IL 60613 United States
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Organizer

Otherworld Theatre Company
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Website:
www.OtherworldTheatre.org

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