SynopsisDiscover: * What it takes to get an ensemble member to fly * How to make a surprise entrance through a trap door * Steppenwolf's backstage 'secrets' first hand Join Steppenwolf artists for Behind the Curtain, the first ever event at the Steppenwolf Scene Shop on Saturday, October 10 at 7:00pm. Guests will have a chance to drink and dine among the sets of the upcoming production of American Buffalo and last season’s The Seafarer, operate a follow spot, listen to the stage manager’s cues for the storm from The Tempest, and learn secrets at the theatre make-up station. The silent auction includes such priceless items as a 1987 poster of John Malkovich and Joan Allen from Burn This, an autographed photo of the dinner scene in August: Osage County, and a day of antiquing and lunch with Steppenwolf’s Properties Master Jenny Di Luciano. This is truly a fun and unique evening! Tickets available at $250 per person. BEHIND THE CURTAIN EVENT COMMITTEE Greg Desmond Chair J. Robert Barr Chris Broyles Beth Boosalis Davis M. Julie and Michael Gustafson Michael J. Kennedy Michael T. Noonan Carrie Schloss
Running Time: 4 hours
Steppenwolf does not offer advisories about subject matter, as sensitivities vary from person to person.If you have any questions about content, age-appropriateness or stage effects(such as strobe lights or theatrical fog) that might have a bearing on patron comfort, please contact the box office at 312-335-1650.