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Shadowlands

Shadowlands
A Drama
by: William Nicholson

Directed by: Jay Mower
Produced by: Joel Colbourn and Lynn Wolsey

 
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Written by William Nicholson, this Broadway hit is based on the poignant true love story of C.S. “Jack” Lewis, an Oxford professor and author of The Chronicles of Narnia and The Screwtape Letters, and Joy Gresham, an American intellectual, writer, and poet.

Jack has developed a comfortable life for himself teaching attentive students, speaking to adoring audiences, and even writing a series of children's books whose many readers send him letters telling him how magical the stories are.
Then one day, Jack meets face to face with one of his more strident fans, Joy, who steams into his life leaving behind an abusive husband and towing in her wake a wounded, quiet son whose one enthusiasm appears to be Jack's "magical" stories.

This moving romantic drama poses elemental questions about God and love, life and loss, pain and suffering — leaving the audience touched, moved, and ultimately inspired.

C.S. Lewis: "I never knew what I was supposed to say. What do you say when your mother is dying?"
Joy: "There's nothing like dying to make you realize you're not in charge."
C.S. Lewis: "Yes there is. Loving someone does that too."

Cast:

C.S. Lewis
Joy Gresham
Major Warnie Lewis
Christopher Riley
Harry Harrington
Douglas
Gregg/Doctor/Priest/Waiter/Registrar
Woman/Clerk/Nurse
Mark Zweifach
Julie Clemmons Vizzard
Joel Colbourn
Joel Gossett
Dirk Jasperse
Brandon Hurst
Vet Woolf
Peg Daly
 
Mark ZweifachJulie Clemmons VizzardJoel Colbourn
Joel GossettDirk JasperseBrandon Hurst
Vet WoolfPeg DalyDirector: Jay Mower
Cast Photos by Tony Eisenhower




Technical Production Team:

Assistant Director/Stage ManagerChaike Levine
Assistant Stage ManagerPaula Pelletier
Dialect CoachBrenda Robinson
Set DesignJoel Colbourn
Set DresserChaike Levine
Scenic DresserSabato Fiorello
Wardrobe Design and ConstructionMike Davis
Set Construction TeamJoel and Sherrie Colbourn,Mike and Susan C. Davis, Sabato Fiorello, Chris Robinson, Lynn Wolsey, Vet and Susan Woolf
Sound DesignDavid Farlow, Jay Mower
Lighting DesignChad Oakley
Sound and Lighting TechnicianSusan Segura-Woolf
Costume DesignSherrie Colbourn, Susan C. Davis
PropertiesChaike Levine
Box Office ManagerHelen McGuinness
House ManagersBrenda and Chris Robinson
PhotographerTony Eisenhower
PosterReplica Printing Services, Scripps Ranch
Program Cover/Poster Art DesignLynn Wolsey
ProgramsLaura Blair Johnson
PrintingJRC Print and Copy
PublicityBonnie Nichols
WebmasterPeter McGuinness
 

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