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The Bridge of San Luis Rey, by Thornton Wilder

Madre María stood with her back against a post; the sick lay in rows gazing at the ceiling and trying to hold their breaths. She talked that night of all those out in the dark (she was thinking of Esteban alone, she was thinking of Pepita alone) who had no one to turn to, for whom the world perhaps was more than difficult, without meaning. 257 more words


OUR TOWN: Production and Audition Information

OUR TOWN is a 1938 Pulitzer Prize-winning three-act play by American playwright Thornton Wilder. It tells the story of the fictional American town of Grover’s Corners, New Hampshire, between 1901 and 1913 through everyday events in the lives of its citizens. 641 more words


OUR TOWN, Thornton Wilder


Friday, Jan. 22, 2016

It was on this day in 1938 that Thornton Wilder’s (books by this author) play Our Town was premiered at the McCarter Theatre in Princeton, New Jersey… 404 more words


OUR TOWN Reading and Pre-Audition Workshop

UPDATE: Because of snow and road conditions, the workshop for Saturday, January 23, is cancelled. The workshop on Saturday, January 30, may be extended to three hours. 200 more words



Written by Thornton Wilder

Directed by Dan Wackerman

Featuring James Beaman, Victoria Blankenship, Merissa Czyz, Brad Fryman, LaMar Giles, LaWanda Hopkins, Michael Sean McGuinness,  Kristin Parker, John Pasha, Jeremy Russial, Barbara Salant, Gael Schaefer, Anna Marie Sell, Rafe Terrizzi, Barbra Wengerd  and Giselle Wolf… 615 more words

Man is not an end but a beginning. We are at the beginning of...

Man is not an end but a beginning. We are at the beginning of the second week. We are children of the eighth day. – Thornton Wilder: … 6 more words

Thornton Wilder

Liebster Award Nomination

I need to insert this between posts for my Modern Pantheon series so that I may thank Kgothatjo Magolego (KG’s MOVIE RANTS) for nominating me for a Liebster Award. 1,324 more words