The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui

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CLASSIC STAGE COMPANY

October 30 - December 22, 2018


ABOUT THE WORK :

“In 1930s Chicago, mobster Arturo Ui will stop at nothing to control the cauliflower trade. Terror and bloodshed follow. Can anyone stop him? Brecht’s skewering of Adolf Hitler and totalitarianism is given renewed significance in a production directed by John Doyle. Written in 1941, the play was one of the Berliner Ensemble’s greatest box office successes.”

— CSC 


 

MY ROLE :

Dogsborough/Dullfeet

OUR TEAM :

Director + Scenic Designer :
John Doyle

Lighting Designer :
Jane Cox + Tess James

Costume Coordinator :
Ann Hould-Ward

Sound Designer :
Matt Stine

Production Stage Manager :
Bernita Robinson

Assistant Stage Manager :
Jessica Fleischman

Casting :
Telsey + Company
Adam Caldwell, William Cantler, Karyn Casl

CAST :

George Abud (Clark/Ragg), Eddie Cooper (Roma), Elizabeth A. Davis (Giri), Raúl Esparza (Arturo Ui), Christopher Gurr (Dogsborough/Dullfeet), Omozé Idehenre (O’Casey/Betty Dullfeet), Mahira Kakkar (Flake/Dockdaisy), Thom Sesma (Givola)



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Christopher Gurr is an American theatre artist and educator known for playing a wide range of roles on Broadway and across the U.S. as well as the more readily accessible reaches of Canada.

Native Southerner, Midwest educated, with chapters in Northern California and southern Appalachia he currently makes his home in New York City.

For more information on Christopher’s coaching services click here.