Date(s) - October 13, 2014 - October 18, 2014
Vancouver First Christian Reformed Church
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Hailed as “the greatest American play ever written,” Our Town is a play about community, friendship, love and life — our lives. It is a play about discovering life while we live it and experiencing it to the fullest with those we love. It is a play about savouring the beauty in each and every ordinary moment. It is a play about looking up into the night sky and seeing the stars again.
“We all know that something is eternal. And it ain’t houses and it ain’t names, and it ain’t earth, and it ain’t even the stars . . . everybody knows in their bones that something is eternal, and that something has to do with human beings. All the greatest people ever lived have been telling us that for five thousand years and yet you’d be surprised how people are always losing hold of it.”
Thornton Wilder, Our Town
Our mission – to change the way people see theatre – shines boldly through in this innovative production. In keeping with Wilder’s own ground-breaking vision for intimacy audiences will be seated among the actors in a local church space.
The production will feature Bob Frazer, Dawn Petten and Craig Erickson, three of the company’s fo