Book of Days

By Lanford Wilson, directed by Brad Akin

When murder roars through a quiet Missouri community, Ruth Hoch begins her own quest to find truth and honesty amid small-town jealousies, religion, greed and lies.

June 2005

In the press

Jeff Nominated
Highly Recommended
"Brad Akin's sharp staging is performed by a uniformly strong ensemble." 
- Kerry Reid, Chicago Reader
"sophisticated arresting ensemble balance.Don't Miss!"
- Chris Piatt, Timeout Chicago
"'Book of Days' demonstrates the high standards earning this storefront company its reputation."
- Mary Shen Barnidge, Windy City Times
"For those interested in seeing strong dramatic and ensemble work, 'Book of Days' is a rewarding experience."
- Ned Stevens,
"Filled with terrific performances another worthy show that packs a wallop."
- Tom Williams,

Artistic Team

Alex Gillmor
Brendan Melanson
Peter Moore
James Allen
Patricia Donegan
Krista Forster
Tom Hickey
Tom Lally
Cynthia Marker
Egan Reich
Melissa Riemer
Lisa Stevens

Director: Brad Akin
Scenic Design: Tony Adams
Costume Design: Angela Conneran
Lighting Design: Kevin Shaw
Sound Design: Mike Janas
Stage Manager: Lori Cepa