In this new musical adaptation of Edgar Lee Masters' classic, Spoon River Anthology, two strangers, Julia and Ham, each return home to Spoon River to say one last goodbye to their pasts. They meet and journey together through their hometown cemetery where they, and the audience, encounter the town's Departed who speak and sing of their lives, their loves, their loved ones and their town, as they guide the Living in their search for the truth in their lives and in their pasts.
Return To Spoon River is presented by Creative Arts Lab, producer of Traveling Papers, Accentuate The Positive, Baby, and An Amazing New Product!
Stephen Belida*, Kendra Jo Brook*, Brittney Lee Hamilton*, Peter Husovsky*, Jessica Kuhne*, Paulette Oliva*, Andrew O’Shanick*, Brittany Proia*, Tepper Saffren, Erik Schark*, Alison Whitehurst*
*Appearing Courtesy of Actors’ Equity Assn. An Equity Approved Showcase.
Author: Created and Adapted by Martin Tackel from Edgar Lee Masters' Spoon River Anthology
Director: Gwen Arment
Musical Director / Arranger:Brian Hurley
Producer: Creative Arts Lab