FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
November, 7 2013
Contact: Kevin Coburn, Director of Communications
GMC Theater Program Presents "The Grapes of Wrath"
POULTNEY--The Green Mountain College fall theater production is Frank Galati's adaptation of John Steinbeck's "The Grapes of Wrath." Performances will be Thursday, November 14 through Saturday November 16 at 7 p.m. in Ackley Theater.
This is a powerful ensemble piece that was adapted by a member of the famed Chicago Steppenwolf Theatre Company. The play was performed on Broadway and won the 1990 Tony Award that year. The GMC show includes a live three-piece folk band onstage led by music director Gus Bloch. The cast is primarily made up of GMC students including Andrew Kohler (Tom Joad), Andrew Bullard (Jim Casy), Emmet Murray (Pa Joad) and Maddie Mielke (Ma Joad).
The show is free for GMC students, faculty and staff. Admission for the public is $10 per person.