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The Virginia & Harvey Kimmel New Professionals Production!
Philadelphia Premiere!
Tigers Be Still
By Kim Rosenstock
Directed by Kevin Glaccum

Performance Location:
The Off-Broad Street Theater | at First Baptist Church
1636 Sansom Street

Performance Information:
May 7 - 25, 2014
Tickets: $20.00-$25.00
Running Time: 100 Minutes with no intermission
Cast
Jared Michael Delaney
Trevor William Fayle
Felicia Leicht
Anna Zaida Szapiro
Matilda-Hatch-Efstathiadis (Voiceover)

Production Team
Scenic Designer
Sara Outing

Scenic Mentor
Meghan Jones

Lighting Designer
Amanda Jensen

Lighting Mentor
Joshua L. Schulman

Costume Designer
Rachel Coon

Costume Mentor
Katherine Fritz

Sound Designer
Jay Gilman

Sound Mentor
Daniel Perelstein

Dramaturg
Sally Ollove

Properties
Logan Wall

Properties Mentor
Amanda Hatch

Assistant Director
Michael Osinski

Stage Manager
Jennifer Shaw

Production Manager
Lauren Tracy

Technical Director
Rob Klimowski

Master Electrician
Eric Baker

Production Photographer
Johanna Austin


Recommended for ages 16+.

Tigers Be Still is a quirky, endearing and deliciously dark new comedy, critically acclaimed in its 2010 New York premiere. Sherry finds herself unemployed, overwhelmed and hiding out in her childhood house, but when she gets hired as a substitute art teacher, things begin to look up! Now, if only her mother would get out of bed, her sister would stop stealing her former fiancé’s knick-knacks, her first therapy patient would do his homework, her new boss would leave his gun at home, and someone would catch the escaped tiger, everything would be just perfect.

“In Azuka Theatre's funny, beautifully acted, and thoroughly delightful production, Kevin Glaccum's direction blends moments of disturbing humor and optimism into an otherwise familiar tale of familial woe.”
Jim Rutter, The Philadelphia Inquirer
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“Azuka Theatre’s superb production…clever set…subtle lighting…witty costumes…deft direction.”
Mark Cofta, Philadelphia City Paper
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“TIGERS BE STILL has a unique energy that carries even corny jokes well, and ultimately presents thoughtful commentary on life, depression, and the times in between.”
Nicole Forrester, Phindie
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“…cripplingly funny…. You will laugh at this play. I promise.”
Jessica Foley, oley Got Comped
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“Rosenstock writes clever comic dialogue in a voice that is too smart to be cute. There's something both sad and wise, after all, about redefining a 'mellow' mood as meaning 'paralyzed with depression.” – Variety

 

Jared Michael Delaney Trevor William Fayle Felicia Leicht Anna Zaida Szapiro

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
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