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Persuasion

Presented by Aethem Theatre Company

Wellstone Center

179 Robie St East St Paul, MN 55107

$18 online, $20 at the door

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135 minutes

With intermission

Friday, June 9 7:00 pm
2017-06-09 19:00:002017-06-09 19:00:00America/ChicagoPersuasionThis world-premiere adaptation of Jane Austen's final novel follows the love story of pragmatic Anne Elliot and passionate Captain Wentworth. Eight years after their broken engagement, Anne and Wentworth are unexpectedly thrown together, their situations reversed - he is wealthy, and her family is struggling to pay their debts. Can such strong feelings survive eight years of separation? Or will the weight of their past mistakes succeed in tearing them apart for good? Aethem's innovative production combines lyrical movement with Austen's famously witty text to tell a heartfelt and often humorous story about love, loss, and the hope of second chances.  Twin Cities metro
Saturday, June 10 7:00 pm
2017-06-10 19:00:002017-06-10 19:00:00America/ChicagoPersuasionThis world-premiere adaptation of Jane Austen's final novel follows the love story of pragmatic Anne Elliot and passionate Captain Wentworth. Eight years after their broken engagement, Anne and Wentworth are unexpectedly thrown together, their situations reversed - he is wealthy, and her family is struggling to pay their debts. Can such strong feelings survive eight years of separation? Or will the weight of their past mistakes succeed in tearing them apart for good? Aethem's innovative production combines lyrical movement with Austen's famously witty text to tell a heartfelt and often humorous story about love, loss, and the hope of second chances.  Twin Cities metro
Sunday, June 11 2:00 pm
2017-06-11 14:00:002017-06-11 14:00:00America/ChicagoPersuasionThis world-premiere adaptation of Jane Austen's final novel follows the love story of pragmatic Anne Elliot and passionate Captain Wentworth. Eight years after their broken engagement, Anne and Wentworth are unexpectedly thrown together, their situations reversed - he is wealthy, and her family is struggling to pay their debts. Can such strong feelings survive eight years of separation? Or will the weight of their past mistakes succeed in tearing them apart for good? Aethem's innovative production combines lyrical movement with Austen's famously witty text to tell a heartfelt and often humorous story about love, loss, and the hope of second chances.  Twin Cities metro
Thursday, June 15 7:00 pm
2017-06-15 19:00:002017-06-15 19:00:00America/ChicagoPersuasionThis world-premiere adaptation of Jane Austen's final novel follows the love story of pragmatic Anne Elliot and passionate Captain Wentworth. Eight years after their broken engagement, Anne and Wentworth are unexpectedly thrown together, their situations reversed - he is wealthy, and her family is struggling to pay their debts. Can such strong feelings survive eight years of separation? Or will the weight of their past mistakes succeed in tearing them apart for good? Aethem's innovative production combines lyrical movement with Austen's famously witty text to tell a heartfelt and often humorous story about love, loss, and the hope of second chances.  Twin Cities metro
Friday, June 16 7:00 pm
2017-06-16 19:00:002017-06-16 19:00:00America/ChicagoPersuasionThis world-premiere adaptation of Jane Austen's final novel follows the love story of pragmatic Anne Elliot and passionate Captain Wentworth. Eight years after their broken engagement, Anne and Wentworth are unexpectedly thrown together, their situations reversed - he is wealthy, and her family is struggling to pay their debts. Can such strong feelings survive eight years of separation? Or will the weight of their past mistakes succeed in tearing them apart for good? Aethem's innovative production combines lyrical movement with Austen's famously witty text to tell a heartfelt and often humorous story about love, loss, and the hope of second chances.  Twin Cities metro
Saturday, June 17 7:00 pm
2017-06-17 19:00:002017-06-17 19:00:00America/ChicagoPersuasionThis world-premiere adaptation of Jane Austen's final novel follows the love story of pragmatic Anne Elliot and passionate Captain Wentworth. Eight years after their broken engagement, Anne and Wentworth are unexpectedly thrown together, their situations reversed - he is wealthy, and her family is struggling to pay their debts. Can such strong feelings survive eight years of separation? Or will the weight of their past mistakes succeed in tearing them apart for good? Aethem's innovative production combines lyrical movement with Austen's famously witty text to tell a heartfelt and often humorous story about love, loss, and the hope of second chances.  Twin Cities metro
Sunday, June 18 2:00 pm
2017-06-18 14:00:002017-06-18 14:00:00America/ChicagoPersuasionThis world-premiere adaptation of Jane Austen's final novel follows the love story of pragmatic Anne Elliot and passionate Captain Wentworth. Eight years after their broken engagement, Anne and Wentworth are unexpectedly thrown together, their situations reversed - he is wealthy, and her family is struggling to pay their debts. Can such strong feelings survive eight years of separation? Or will the weight of their past mistakes succeed in tearing them apart for good? Aethem's innovative production combines lyrical movement with Austen's famously witty text to tell a heartfelt and often humorous story about love, loss, and the hope of second chances.  Twin Cities metro
 
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This world-premiere adaptation of Jane Austen's final novel follows the love story of pragmatic Anne Elliot and passionate Captain Wentworth. Eight years after their broken engagement, Anne and Wentworth are unexpectedly thrown together, their situations reversed - he is wealthy, and her family is struggling to pay their debts. Can such strong feelings survive eight years of separation? Or will the weight of their past mistakes succeed in tearing them apart for good? Aethem's innovative production combines lyrical movement with Austen's famously witty text to tell a heartfelt and often humorous story about love, loss, and the hope of second chances. 

Audrey Johnson Anne Elliot
Daniel Vinitsky Captain Frederick Wentworth
Kayla Dvorak Feld Mary Musgrove
Brendan Veerman Charles Musgrove, Mr. Shepherd, Producer
John Goodrich Sir Walter Elliot, Mr. Musgrove
Gina Sauer Lady Russell, Mrs. Musgrove
Jamie Jachimiec Mrs. Sophia Croft, Mrs. Clay
Ryan D. Maddux Admiral Croft, Mr. Elliot
Chelsey Grant Louisa Musgrove
Brianna Regan Henrietta Musgrove, Mrs. Smith
Kayla Hambek Elizabeth Elliot, Playwright, Producer
Mark Deel Captain Harville
Benjamin Heer Captain Benwick
Calli Kunz Director
Stacey Britt Stage Manager