The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
January 20 – February 12, 2012
Adapted from the novel by Mark Twain
Written by Laura Eason
Directed by Jeremy B. Cohen
Singled out by The New York Times as “Sassy, ingeniously staged and deeply affecting,” this new adaptation of Mark Twain’s The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, is a collaboration between acclaimed playwright Laura Eason and veteran director Jeremy Cohen, who have created a work that is full of imagination and fresh theatrical style. Growing up in a small Missouri town on the banks of the Mississippi River, young Tom spends his days making mischief, avoiding school and famously tricking others into doing his chores. The Adventures of Tom Sawyer is a classic coming-of-age story that will fire the imaginations of young and old alike.
This production of Tom Sawyer is produced through special arrangement with Hartford Stage and in collaboration with Actors Theatre of Louisville and Repertory Theatre of St. Louis.
Appropriate for all ages.
Special show times are as follows:
Preview Date and Subscription - January 20
Opening Night - January 27
Subscription - January 28 and 29
Actors' Forum - March 5