Venue Details

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Alder Stage
Located at Artists Repertory Theatre 1516 SW Alder St. Portland, OR 97205
503-241-1278
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31 events
7 reviews
13 stars
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19 events
18 reviews
27 stars
Try and get there a little before 7:00 so you can get a place to park on the street.
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14 ratings
4.7 average rating
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17 reviews
27 stars
Carol VanDomelen
38 events
12 reviews
9 stars
attended Apr 29 2012

OUTSTANDING PRODUCTION!!! Not a weak cast member in the bunch and Susannah Mars is AMAZING! A musical, but not like most musicals many of us are familiar with. The music score is modern, the lyrics meaninigful. The band is so talented, too. ...continued

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Kathy R
12 events
11 reviews
10 stars
attended May 02 2012

This high paced, energetic, poignant look at mental illness is stirring, emotionally stimulating and profound. The cast ALL had superb voices and Susannah Mars was so outstanding as Diana. The band was terrific but at times too loud for hearing...continued

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Description

Cast

Diana: Susannah Mars

Dan: William Wadhams

Gabe: John Debkowski

Natalie: Meghan McCandless

Henry: Todd Tschida

The Doctors: Jared Q. Miller

Musicians 

Conductor/Keyboard: Eric Little

Bass: Sean Vinson

Percussion: Ben Wasson 

Guitar: Eric Toner

Cello: Dale Tolliver

Production

Set Designer: Jeff Seats

Music Director: Eric Little

Lighting Designer: Jeff Forbes

Sound Designer: Rodolfo Ortega

Costume Designer: Nancy Hills

Props Designer: Kate Mura

Music Supervisor: Rick Lewis

Stage Manager: Carol Ann Wohlmut

Production Assistant: Echo Brooks