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Staged Reading - The Lady from the Sea

by Henrik Ibsen
directed by Susannah Wood
Monday, January 8th, 2018 at 8 p.m.
Live Oak Theatre, 1301 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley, CA 94709

Actors Ensemble of Berkeley
2018 Winter Staged Reading Series presents
THE LADY FROM THE SEA
By Henrik Ibsen, translated By Rolf Fjelde
A collaboration with TheatreFirst’s T1 Presents performance series
ONE NIGHT ONLY – Monday, January 8, 2018
Susannah Wood, Director & Stage Directions

CAST (in order of appearance)
Townspeople & Tourists ............. The Audience
The Stranger .............................Stanley Spenger
Karen Ballestad............................Karen Caronna
Bollette Wangel ...........................Lana Palmer
Lyngstrand .................................Galvin Mathis
Hilda Wangel ..............................Amanda Ramos
Dr. Wangel ................................Dan Schwager
Arnholm .....................................Lazlo Horner
Ellida Wangel ...............................Jeannette Sarmiento
Ingrid .........................................Ellida Meling

The action takes place in summer, in a small town near a fjord in Northern Norway. 15 Intermission after Act Three includes a short presentation by Berkeley scholar JoanTorykian: The Lady from the Sea, from a “socio-archetypal” viewpoint. Part Two of the Staged Reading, after Intermission, is approximately 30 minutes.

ENJOY OUR OTHER EVENTS THIS MONTH!
Henrik Ibsen’s “Enemy of the People”
Adapted by Arthur Miller – Directed by Michael Cohen
January 5-27, 2018, Live Oak Theatre
AND
CONTINUED STAGED READINGS -- (All readings are Pay-What-You-Will)
A Protegee of the Mistress, by Alexander Ostrovsky
Live Oak Theatre, Monday, January 15th, 8 pm ~~ Directed by Jeff Trescott
John Gabriel Borkman, by Henrik Ibsen
Old Finnish Hall, Monday, January 22nd, 8 pm ~~ Directed by Aaron Murphy
Rosmersholm, by Henrik Ibsen
Old Finnish Hall, Monday, January 29th, 8 pm ~~ Directed by Crystal Brown
AEB thanks the Berkeley Civic Arts Commission for making this series possible
Special Thanks to: Joanne Sterricker of The Sanctuary, Bart Selden & Mercedes Baca of Old Finnish
Hall, Live Oak Recreation Center, Joan Torykian, and TheatreFirst.

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Thank You

Actors Ensemble of Berkeley is delighted to acknowledge the Berkeley Civic Arts Program and Civic Arts Commission's support in the form of a grant of $8,000.00 awarded in 2017. Also, a thank you to Theatre Bay Area for a grant of $2,500.00.

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