Event Peer Gynt
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VenueColumbia College Chicago Theatre Center, 72 E 11Th St, Chicago, United States
First Date8th February 2017
Opening Night8th February 2017
Last Date18th February 2017
StatusProfessional Training Schools/Colleges
Primary GenreTheatre
Secondary Genre
    • Drama
Dylan BarloweActorPeer GyntOlder Peer Gynt
Will BruceActorA Troll
Will BruceActorBro 3
Will BruceActorApe a.o.
Will BruceActorA boyBoy 2
Erika CaldwellActorInterviewer
Erika CaldwellActorA girlGirl 4 a.o.
Tim CampanaroActorA Troll
Tim CampanaroActorBro 3
Tim CampanaroActorApe a.o.
Tim CampanaroActorA boyBoy 3
Jordan CornwellActorWall
Jordan CornwellActorBro 5 a.o.
Jordan CornwellActorA boyBoy 5
Jordan CornwellActorA boyBig Boy
Alex FortuneActorA ButtonmoulderButtonman
Alex FortuneActorMusician
Alex FortuneActorThe Strange Passenger
Lucía FrisanchoActorHerd girlMountain girl 3 a.o.
Taylor GriffithActorSolveig
Taylor ImelActorA girlGirl 1
Taylor ImelActorHerd girlMountain girl 1 a.o.
Jacob JohnsonActorPeer GyntPeer at 20
Isabel KarpActorKari
Selena LasleyActorHelga
Addison LewisActorMother Aase
Andrew LoweActorMads Moen's fathera.o.
Daniela MartinezActorMusician
Daniela MartinezActorInterviewer's crew a.o.
Brandon NelsonActorBest man
Brandon NelsonActorA boyBoy 4
Brandon NelsonActorBro 4
Brandon NelsonActorA Trolla.o.
Declan O'ConnorActorMads Moen
Sean PhinneyActorA boyBoy 1
Sean PhinneyActorMusician
Sean PhinneyActorA Troll
Sean PhinneyActorBro 1
Sean PhinneyActorApe a.o.
Zoe SavranskyActorIngrid
Zoe SavranskyActorWoman in green
Zoe SavranskyActorAnitra
Brandon James StoneActorAslak
Brandon James StoneActorThin Man
Abby ThompsonActorA girlGirl 2
Abby ThompsonActorHerd girlMountain girl 2
Dylan ToddActorThe Troll KingKing Bastard
Dylan ToddActorThe farmer at Hegstad
Logan van SutherlandActorThe Newcomera.o.
Logan van SutherlandActorA Priest
Emma YoungerActorA girlGirl 5
Emma YoungerActorThe stewardStewardess a.o.
Colin TeevanAdaptation
Jeff GinsbergAssistant Director
Matt PorterComposer
Rob VignissonComposer
Frances MaggioCostume Designer
Kevin RolfsDesigner
Jeff GinsbergDirector
Heather GilbertLighting Designer
Henrik IbsenPlaywright
Rob VignissonSound Designer
Kevin RolfsVideo
Kevin RolfsVideo Designer
Production NationalityUnited States
Performance languageEnglish
Further InformationVenue: Studio 404 of the Columbia College Chicago Theatre Center, located at 72 E. 11th St., in Chicago’s South Loop. 9 performances. Ginsberg has reset the story’s action from rural Norway to the town of Stoughton, Wisconsin, and updated the action to 1987-2017. “My idea was to set [the story] in one of the small towns on the Wisconsin/Illinois border that still has a large population whose roots are in Norway. Whose landscape seems to me the landscape of the farming community . . . in Scandinavia where Peer fantasizes and dreams. . . . A land of huge roughhewn wooden trolls standing outside of diners and gas-stations. The kitsch of Norwegian gingerbread architecture that is at once stultifying and precious,” Ginsberg says. (https://blogs.colum.edu/theatre/2017/02/05/columbia-college-chicago-theatre-department-presents-vital-raucous-version-of-ibsens-classic-peer-gynt-feb-8-18/)
Event Identifier96845