Travel to the out-of-the-way town of Almost, Maine, where the icy cold of the northern region illuminates the crucial moments in relationships. Several characters face a moment of choice, and the audience is treated to moments of magic underneath the Northern Lights. Performances are at 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, December 7 and 8 in the Drama Performance Center at 9800 N. Lawler, Skokie. Reserve tickets by calling the Box Office at (847) 626-2122. Tickets are $10. A free community performance will be held at 10 a.m. on Thursday, December 6.
The cast of “Almost, Maine” includes:
Prologue: David Gilbert as Pete and Camille Paskind as Ginette.
Her Heart: Noah Zeidman as Man and Athanasia Giannetos as Woman.
Sad and Glad: Glenn Weissman as Jimmy, Nina Roy as Sandrine and Sarah Alkyer as Waitress.
This Hurts: Christopher Khoshaba as Steve and Robin Wallace as Mervalyn
Getting It Back: Ryan Loach as Lendall and Erin Rourke as Gayle
They Fell: Sebastijan Torgus as Randy and Evan Sturt as Chad
Where It Went: Martin Wiviott as Phil and Emma Decker as Marci
Story of Hope: Alex Hammond as Man and Carissa Yau as Hope
Seeing the Thing: Justin Shannon as Dave and Danielle Kropveld as Rhonda
The technical staff/crew: Timothy Ortmann, Director; Annaliisa Ahlman, Tech Director; Teresa Ripley, Costume Designer; Barbara Reeder, Lighting Designer; Anita Scanlon and Linda Room, Costume Assistants; Lauryn Schmelzer, Stage Manager; Amy Hagedorn, Assistant Director; Eugene Hyun, Assistant Stage Manager; Camille Paskind, Dramaturg; Jaquelyn Shannon, Shop Manager; Sabina Dzelilovic, Assistant Technical Director; Allegra Rosenberg, Properties Manager; Erin Rourke, Sound Engineer; Nathan Selinger, Assistant Lighting Designer; Anne Zavell and Stephanie Persaud, Production Assistants; Natalie Aleman, Master Electrician; Maddie Martin, Costume Mistress and Julia Melnick, House Manager.