Doctor Faustus

by Christopher Marlowe

Aviary
Christopher Marlowe's Doctor Faustus is the first in a long line of dramatic adaptations of the story of Faust. Set in Reformation-era Germany, it tells the apocryphal story of a man who sells his soul to the Devil - here played by Mephistophilis. The echo of the Fall is not coincidental, as our good Doctor rejects the humble pursuit of higher knowledge for the absolute possession of the lower - if, of course, one can truly consider it to be a "lower" knowledge at all. It is, after all, considered the first great English-language tragedy for a reason.
Sides are located here, if YDC download doesn't work: http://db.tt/vrZqlu5
If you'd like to take a peek at the script, the version we'll be using is Marlowe's A-text, found here.
Contact the Show
at andrew.freeburg@yale.edu
Performances
April 14 at 8:00pm
April 15 at 8:00pm
April 16 at 2:00pm
April 16 at 8:00pm
@ Calhoun Cabaret
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
EnsembleClio Contogenis
EnsembleCaroline Barnes
EnsembleCambrian Thomas-Adams
EnsembleAntonia Czinger
EnsembleNoah Bokat-Lindell
MephistophilisMichelle Taylor
Wagner/ChorusPeter Kaufman
EnsembleMargot Mellette
Doctor FaustusEric Simpson
EnsembleKaan Vural
Production Staff
DirectorAndrew Freeburg
ProducerKendra Dawsey
ProducerYuvika Tolani
Stage ManagerAnthony "Rek" LeCounte
Lighting DesignerMaria Altyeva
Master ElectricianStuart Teal
Sound DesignerBrian Hoefling
Set DesignerPeregrine Heard
Costume DesignerBassel Habbab
Props DesignerMaggie Neil
Music ComposerJourdan Urbach
Graphic DesignerMax Pommier
ChoreographerElle Ramel
Makeup ArtistHannah Gelbort
DramaturgEmma Larson
DramaturgDylan Morris
Assistant Technical DirectorJennifer Matichuk
Assistant Master ElectricianNikki Teran

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