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Monday 11/18
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in a stand of dying trees by Shannon TL Kearns

Presented by Uprising Theatre Company

Off Leash Art Box

4200 East 54th St. Minneapolis, MN 55417

120 minutes

With intermission

Monday, November 18 7:30 pm
2019-11-18 19:30:002019-11-18 19:30:00America/Chicagoin a stand of dying trees by Shannon TL Kearnsin a stand of dying trees by Shannon TL Kearns Directed by Emily England In this new play by Uprising’s Artistic Director Shannon TL Kearns, big city idealism and small town realities intersect. Ben and Amanda love their town. They love their neighbors. Sure, they sometimes disagree, but they are comfortable. When Liam, Ben’s former college friend, comes to town on a campaign to get people to “vote blue” their idyllic life is threatened. Can people remain friends even when they disagree? How is it for transgender folks who live in rural areas? And who has the right to defend themselves? Show runs: 8-23 November Performances will be at The Off Leash Art Box: 4200 East 54th St. Minneapolis, MN 55417 Cast: Jeff Miller as Ben Maretta Zillic as Amanda Carey Morton as Liam Mike Novak as Joe Creative Team: Jake Otto: Lighting Designer Maggie Mae Sultentic: Set Designer and Fight Choreographer Xander Cavanagh: Stage Manager Gabriel Penaloza-Hernandez: Assistant Stage Manager Twin Cities metroT
  • Pay what you can night
  • Post-show discussion
Friday, November 22 7:30 pm
2019-11-22 19:30:002019-11-22 19:30:00America/Chicagoin a stand of dying trees by Shannon TL Kearnsin a stand of dying trees by Shannon TL Kearns Directed by Emily England In this new play by Uprising’s Artistic Director Shannon TL Kearns, big city idealism and small town realities intersect. Ben and Amanda love their town. They love their neighbors. Sure, they sometimes disagree, but they are comfortable. When Liam, Ben’s former college friend, comes to town on a campaign to get people to “vote blue” their idyllic life is threatened. Can people remain friends even when they disagree? How is it for transgender folks who live in rural areas? And who has the right to defend themselves? Show runs: 8-23 November Performances will be at The Off Leash Art Box: 4200 East 54th St. Minneapolis, MN 55417 Cast: Jeff Miller as Ben Maretta Zillic as Amanda Carey Morton as Liam Mike Novak as Joe Creative Team: Jake Otto: Lighting Designer Maggie Mae Sultentic: Set Designer and Fight Choreographer Xander Cavanagh: Stage Manager Gabriel Penaloza-Hernandez: Assistant Stage Manager Twin Cities metroT
  • Pay what you can night
  • Post-show discussion
Saturday, November 23 1:30 pm
2019-11-23 13:30:002019-11-23 13:30:00America/Chicagoin a stand of dying trees by Shannon TL Kearnsin a stand of dying trees by Shannon TL Kearns Directed by Emily England In this new play by Uprising’s Artistic Director Shannon TL Kearns, big city idealism and small town realities intersect. Ben and Amanda love their town. They love their neighbors. Sure, they sometimes disagree, but they are comfortable. When Liam, Ben’s former college friend, comes to town on a campaign to get people to “vote blue” their idyllic life is threatened. Can people remain friends even when they disagree? How is it for transgender folks who live in rural areas? And who has the right to defend themselves? Show runs: 8-23 November Performances will be at The Off Leash Art Box: 4200 East 54th St. Minneapolis, MN 55417 Cast: Jeff Miller as Ben Maretta Zillic as Amanda Carey Morton as Liam Mike Novak as Joe Creative Team: Jake Otto: Lighting Designer Maggie Mae Sultentic: Set Designer and Fight Choreographer Xander Cavanagh: Stage Manager Gabriel Penaloza-Hernandez: Assistant Stage Manager Twin Cities metroT
  • Pay what you can night
  • Post-show discussion
Saturday, November 23 7:30 pm
2019-11-23 19:30:002019-11-23 19:30:00America/Chicagoin a stand of dying trees by Shannon TL Kearnsin a stand of dying trees by Shannon TL Kearns Directed by Emily England In this new play by Uprising’s Artistic Director Shannon TL Kearns, big city idealism and small town realities intersect. Ben and Amanda love their town. They love their neighbors. Sure, they sometimes disagree, but they are comfortable. When Liam, Ben’s former college friend, comes to town on a campaign to get people to “vote blue” their idyllic life is threatened. Can people remain friends even when they disagree? How is it for transgender folks who live in rural areas? And who has the right to defend themselves? Show runs: 8-23 November Performances will be at The Off Leash Art Box: 4200 East 54th St. Minneapolis, MN 55417 Cast: Jeff Miller as Ben Maretta Zillic as Amanda Carey Morton as Liam Mike Novak as Joe Creative Team: Jake Otto: Lighting Designer Maggie Mae Sultentic: Set Designer and Fight Choreographer Xander Cavanagh: Stage Manager Gabriel Penaloza-Hernandez: Assistant Stage Manager Twin Cities metroT
  • Pay what you can night
  • Post-show discussion

Past performances

Friday, November 8 7:30 pm
  • Pay what you can night
  • Post-show discussion
Saturday, November 9 1:30 pm
  • Pay what you can night
  • Post-show discussion
Saturday, November 9 7:30 pm
  • Pay what you can night
  • Post-show discussion
Monday, November 11 7:30 pm
  • Pay what you can night
  • Post-show discussion
Friday, November 15 7:30 pm
  • Pay what you can night
  • Post-show discussion
Saturday, November 16 1:30 pm
  • Pay what you can night
  • Post-show discussion
Saturday, November 16 7:30 pm
  • Pay what you can night
  • Post-show discussion
 
Drama New work Minnesota premiere

in a stand of dying trees by Shannon TL Kearns

Directed by Emily England

In this new play by Uprising’s Artistic Director Shannon TL Kearns, big city idealism and small town realities intersect. Ben and Amanda love their town. They love their neighbors. Sure, they sometimes disagree, but they are comfortable. When Liam, Ben’s former college friend, comes to town on a campaign to get people to “vote blue” their idyllic life is threatened. Can people remain friends even when they disagree? How is it for transgender folks who live in rural areas? And who has the right to defend themselves?

Show runs: 8-23 November

Performances will be at The Off Leash Art Box: 4200 East 54th St. Minneapolis, MN 55417

Cast:

Jeff Miller as Ben

Maretta Zillic as Amanda

Carey Morton as Liam

Mike Novak as Joe

Creative Team:

Jake Otto: Lighting Designer

Maggie Mae Sultentic: Set Designer and Fight Choreographer

Xander Cavanagh: Stage Manager

Gabriel Penaloza-Hernandez: Assistant Stage Manager