The American Century Theater will present free staged readings of the 1938 play, Abe Lincoln in Illinois, by Robert E. Sherwood, as part of its Rescues series.
Directed by Ellen Dempsey. With Bil Aitken, Ric Andersen, Terrence Bennett, Jenna Berk, Sean Coe, Brian Crane, Joe Cronin, David Elias, Louis George, Brendan Haley, Sheri Herren, Carolyn Meyers, Richie Montgomery, Emily Morrison, Bruce Rauscher, Mike Repolge, Josh Rosenblum, Ron Sarro, Jason Wonacot, Jay Tilley, Mick Tinder, and Jon Townson as Abe Lincoln.
February 21, 22, 23, 2013 at 7:30pm
At Theatre on The Run – 3700 Four Mile Run, in Arlington, VA.
Tickets are free. General Admission seating. Send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org to add your name to the guest list.
The play chronicles the beginning of Abe Lincoln’s political career, from his days as a student in Illinois to his departure from Springfield for the White House. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize in Drama in 1939.