Northlight Theatre, under the direction of Artistic Director BJ Jones and Executive Director Timothy J. Evans, continues its 2012-2013 season with Matthew Lopez's The Whipping Man, directed by Kimberly Senior. The production will run at Northlight Theatre, 9501 Skokie Blvd in Skokie, from January 18-February 24, 2013. The Press Opening is Friday, January 25, at 7:30 pm.
Three men reunite in the aftermath of the Civil War - a Jewish Confederate soldier and two former slaves who were raised in his household. As the men struggle to rebuild their lives, they uncover a tangle of secrets that threatens their family and their shared faith.
Title: The Whipping Man
Written by: Matthew Lopez
Directed by: Kimberly Senior
Featuring: Derek Gaspar, Sean Parris, Tim Edward Rhoze
Dates: Previews January 18 – January 24, 2013
Press opening: Friday, January 25, 2013
Regular run: January 26 – February 24, 2013
Schedule: Tuesdays: 7:30pm (January 22 and February 12 only)
Wednesdays: 1:00pm (except February 6), and 7:30pm (except February 13)
Fridays: 8:00pm (except Opening on January 25 at 7:30pm)
Saturdays: 2:30pm (except January 19) and 8:00pm
Sundays: 2:30pm, and 7:00pm (except January 17, February 3 and 24)
Location: Northlight Theatre is located at the North Shore
Center for the Performing Arts, 9501 Skokie Blvd,
Tickets: Previews: $25-$54
Regular run: $25-$72
Student tickets are $15, any performance,
(subject to availability)
Box Office: The Box Office is located at 9501 Skokie Blvd, Skokie.
Northlight Theatre aspires to promote change of perspective and encourage compassion by exploring the depth of our humanity across a bold spectrum of theatrical experiences, reflecting our community to the world and the world to our community.