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Talley's Folly

College Production

October 18, 2017-October 21, 2017
Sprint Theater
$15.00 Adults $10.00 Youth
Tickets on Sale: September 1, 2017

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Talley’s Folly by Lanford Wilson Winner of both the 1980 Pulitzer Prize and the New York Drama Critics' Circle Award as best play of the season. Talley's Folly deals with the courtship of the young Sally Talley and her Jewish suitor, Matt Friedman. The scene is a deserted Victorian boathouse on the Talley family place in Lebanon, Missouri. The time 1944. Matt Friedman, an accountant from St. Louis, has arrived to plead his love to Sally Talley, the susceptible but uncertain daughter of the family. Bookish, erudite, totally honest, and delightfully funny, Matt refuses to accept Sally's rebuffs and her fears that her family would never approve of their marriage. Charming and indomitable, he gradually overcomes her defenses, telling his innermost secrets to his loved one and, in return, learning hers as well. Gradually he awakens Sally to the possibilities of a life together until, in the final, touching moments of the play, it is clear that they are two kindred spirits who have truly found each other—two "lame ducks" who, in their union, will find a wholeness rare in human relationships.

Cast:
Matt Friedman……………………………………..Michael Brooks
Sally Tally……………………………………………..Abrial Bonilla

Production Staff:
Director………………………………………………..Clint Mahle
Technical Director………………………………..Bob Whittaker
Production Technical Director………………Jon “Chip” Barlow
Set Design…………………………………………….Clint Mahle
Light Design………………………………………….Megan Prestridge
Costume Design……………………………………Catlin Dean
Sound Design………………………………………..Tony Borella
Property Design/Assistant Director……....Madalyn Robichaux
Production Manager……………………………..Tara Sindelar
Stage Manager………………………………………Taylor Petty
Assistant Stage Manager……………………….Valerie Trolian
Master Carpenter………………………………….Clay Reed
Building Crew………………………………………..Tony Borella, Jon “Chip” Barlow, Chris Nida, Clay Reed, Alberto Rodriguez
Master Electrician………………………………….Richard McWhorter
Electricians…………………………………………….Stagecraft class
Painters…………………………………………………Audrey Bailey, Clint Mahle
Makeup…………………………………………………Emily Christopherson
House Manager…………………………………….Suzanne Flood

*Tally’s Folly is approximately 90 minutes and will be presented without intermission.

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