Overview

REGIONAL PREMIERE

This epic tale with music will thrill the entire family with stories of buried treasure, cutthroat pirates, the larger-than-life Long John Silver, and the courageous young cabin boy Jim Hawkins. The Festival is the first theatre after a joint premiere at Lookingglass Theatre in Chicago and Berkeley Rep in Berkeley, California, to produce this critically-acclaimed adaptation, filled with adventure and song.

Treasure Island is produced by special arrangement with Bruce Ostler, Bret Adams, Ltd., 448 West 44th Street, New York, NY 10036. www.bretadamsltd.net

Treasure Island was originally produced by Lookingglass Theatre Company, Chicago, October 2015.

CONTENT ADVISORY


ARTISTIC STAFF

Director — Sean Graney
Scenic Designer — Jason Lajka
Costume Designer — Brenda Van Der Wiel
Lighting Designer — Kirk Bookman
Sound Designer — Barry G. Funderburg
Music Director/Composer — Gregg Coffin
Dramaturg — Lezlie C. Cross
Voice and Text Coach — Gale Childs Daly
Fight and Movement Director — Geoffrey Kent
Stage Manager — Jamie J. Kranz*

There will be one intermission.

CAST

Jim Hawkins — Sceri Sioux Ivers
Billy Bones — Geoffrey Kent*
Mrs. Hawkins — Latoya Cameron*
Dr. Livesey — Jonathan Haugen*
Black Dog — J. Todd Adams*
Pew — Blake Price
Constable Dance — John Harrell
Redruth — Geoffrey Kent*
Squire Trelawney — Andrew May*
Captain Smollett — Paul Michael Sandberg
Long John Silver — Michael Elich*
Abraham Grey — Trent Dahlin
Israel Hands — J. Todd Adams*
Dick Johnson  — John Harrell
George Merry — Latoya Cameron*
Tom — Blake Price
Ben Gunn — J. Todd Adams*
Morgan — Blake Price
Johnny — Geoffrey Kent*
O’Brien — John Harrell
Musicians — Trent Dahlin, John Harrell, Jennifer Vosters                                                                          

UNDERSTUDIES               

Jim Hawkins—Keaton Delmar Johns; Billy Bones/Redruth/Johnny/Long John Silver—Riley Shanahan; Mrs. Hawkins/George Merry—Morgan Anita Wood; Dr. Livesey/Black Dog/Israel Hands/Ben Gunn—Marco Antonio Vega; Pew/Tom/Abraham Grey/Morgan—Dylan Campbell Troost; Constable Dance/Dick Johnson/O’Brien /Musician—Trent Dahlin; Square Trelawney/Captain Smollett—Eric Schabla
Understudies never substitute for listed players unless an announcement is made prior to the performance.

*Member of Actors' Equity Association, the union of professional actors and stage managers in the United States.

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The director and fight director are members of the Stage Directors and Choreographers Society, a national theatrical labor union.

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The scenic, lighting, and sound designers are represented by the United Scenic Artists, Local USA 829 of the IATSE.

Videotaping or other video or audio recording of this production is strictly prohibited.

Treasure Island is produced by special arrangement with Bruce Ostler, Bret Adams, Ltd., 448 West 44th Street, New York, NY 10036. www.bretadamsltd.net

Treasure Island was originally produced by Lookingglass Theatre Company, Chicago, October 2015.

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Top photo: a scene from Treasure Island, 2017.

Play Details

Dates
July 5 – September 2, 2017

Venue
Randall L. Jones Theatre

Author
Adapted by Mary Zimmerman
From the Novel by Robert Louis Stevenson

Director
Sean Graney

Learn More
Study Guide
Synopsis
Characters

Content Advisory
Treasure Island, adapted from the classical novel read by many adolescents, contains some intense action and villains that may be frightening to some young children. However, it is suitable for all audiences.