UM-Flint Faculty & Students Join FYT in “Alice In Wonderland”

aliceinwonderlandA substantial number of UM-Flint faculty members and students will be working professionally on a production of Alice in Wonderland at the Flint Youth Theatre, opening August 8th:

William Irwin (UM-Flint Theatre Professor & Chair) is playing the Mad Hatter and the White Knight.
Jessica Wilkowski (BS Design & Technology) is the Scenic Paint Charge.
Adam Dill (UMF Theatre Costume Shop Manager & Lecturer) is the production’s Costume Designer.
Kendra Babcock and Ashley Kok (BS Theatre Design & Technology) are assisting the costume designer.
Cat Boss (BS Theatre Design & Technology alum) is also assisting the costume designer.
Jodie Maier (BA Theatre Performance) is an assistant to the director.
Sam Richardson (UM-Flint Theatre Lecturer) is directing.
Matt Coggins (BA Theatre Performance) is playing the White Rabbit.
Elsa Harchick (BFA Theatre Performance Alum) is playing the Narrator.
Deidre Baker (BA Theatre Performance Alum) is playing the Queen of Hearts.

Says Bill Irwin, Theatre Department Chair, “We deeply value the alliance we have with Flint Youth Theatre and we look forward to building upon it.”

The Flint Youth Theatre is located at 1220 E. Kearsley St., Flint, MI. Performances run from August 8th through August 17th:

• Friday, August 8 at 7:30pm
• Saturday, August 9 at 2:30pm
• Saturday, August 9 at 7:30pm
• Sunday, August 10 at 2:30pm*
• Thursday, August 14 at 2:30pm
• Friday, August 15 at 2:30pm
• Friday, August 15 at 7:30pm*
• Saturday, August 16 at 2:30pm*
• Saturday, August 16 at 7:30pm
• Sunday, August 17 at 2:30pm
*A conversation with the creative team will follow this performance.

For more information or to purchase tickets, visit the performance website.

Visit the UM-Flint Department of Theatre & Dance page to learn more about their course offerings and Fall 2014 Performance Schedule.