The Jeweler's Shop
A play by Karol Wojtyla (St. John Paul II)
Adapted by Ted Davis
Directed by Jeremy Stanbary
Our run of "The Jeweler's Shop" has been extended through November 2nd, 2014 with four additional performances! Due to the huge demand for tickets and having completely sold out our final two weekends in advance, we decided to extend the run of "The Jeweler's Shop". We look forward to having you in the audience!
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ABOUT THE PLAY
A great proponent of the arts in addition to being an accomplished actor, poet and playwright, Karol Wojtyla (Pope St. John Paul II) penned several plays during his life and even co-founded an underground cultural resistance theater in Nazi occupied Poland during World War II. "The Jeweler's Shop" is his best-known play and a true work of art that probes the depths of human love, longing, brokenness, and ultimately, hope.
This profound drama explores the joys, mysteries and pitfalls of love in the lives of three couples: a newlywed couple, a veteran married couple whose marriage is on the rocks, and then twenty seven years later the son of the first couple and the daughter of the second, now engaged to one another. The journey of each couple is touched and influenced by the enigmatic figure of the town jeweler. This timeless poetic drama was the subject of a 1989 film starring Burt Lancaster, Ben Cross and Olivia Hussey, and made its New York debut in 1994 Off Broadway.
Produced by special arrangement with Samuel French, Inc.
Corey Mills as ADAM/JEWELER
Kaylyn Forkey as TERESA
Eric Heimsoth as ANDREW
Angela Walberg as ANNA
Joseph Hendren as STEPHEN*
Sarah Zuber as MONICA
Adam Gauger as CHRISTOPHER
Christopher Erickson as the MUSICIAN
*Jeremy Stanbary will play the role of STEPHEN on 11/01 and 11/02
Stage Manager: Allison Cleary*
Scenic & Costume Design: Nate Farley
Lighting Design: Courtney Schmitz
Sound Design: Jeremy Stanbary
Production Assistant: Amy Robbins
House Managers: Nate Farley & Kellie Serena
Volunteer Coordinator: Kellie Serena
*Kellie Serena will be the stage manager on 10/18, 11/01 and 11/02
Open Window Theatre (Metropolis Minneapolis Bldg)
1313 Chestnut Ave.
Minneapolis, MN 55403
|Minimum Age: 4|
|Kid Friendly: Yes!|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|