Arcadia

by Tom Stoppard

The Dramat 2010 Spring Mainstage

Poster
Arcadia is set in Sidley Park, an English country house, in the years 1809-1812 and 1993, juxtaposing the activities of two modern scholars and the house's current residents with the lives of those who lived there 180 years earlier.
In 1809, Thomasina Coverly, the daughter of the house, is a precocious teenager with ideas about mathematics well ahead of her time. She studies with her tutor, Septimus Hodge, a friend of Lord Byron (who is an unseen guest in the house). In 1989, a writer and an academic converge on the house: Hannah Jarvis, the writer, is investigating a hermit who once lived on the grounds; Bernard Nightingale, a professor of literature, is investigating a mysterious chapter in the life of Byron. As their investigations unfold, helped by Valentine Coverly, a post-graduate student in mathematical biology, the truth about what happened in 1809 is gradually revealed.
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Contact the Show
at oren.stevens@yale.edu
Performances
April 14 at 8:00pm
April 15 at 8:00pm
April 16 at 8:00pm
April 17 at 2:00pm
April 17 at 8:00pm
@ University Theater
Reservations
Show no longer running
Patrons should arrive at the theater 15 minutes before the performance to claim their reservation. At the scheduled performance time, patrons will be let in off of the waitlist based on when they signed up on the YDC website. Patrons with reservations arriving after this time will be treated as if they are at the top of the waitlist. Please see the full policy here.
Cast
BernardMiles Jacoby
ValentineAustin Trow
Gus/AugustusGabe Bloomfield
JellabyJesse Williams
ChaterAlex Kramer
HannahDanielle Frimer
ThomasinaWilla Fitzgerald
ChloeAllison Williams
Lady CroomAllison Collins
SeptimusBrian Earp
BriceJamie Biondi
NoakesJason Perlman
Production Staff
DirectorTamara Fisch
ProducerOren Stevens
Stage ManagerRachel London
Technical DirectorJohn Wolff
Lighting DesignerDaisy Long
Master ElectricianMartha Burson
Sound DesignerSharath Patel
Set DesignerTim McMath
Costume DesignerMelissa Trn
Music ComposerJourdan Urbach
Sound EngineerDan Schechner
Sound EngineerLuke Bradford
Graphic DesignerSam Tsui
Props MasterMaggie Cooper
DramaturgSage Snider
Paint ChargeMaggie Gray