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In My Mind's Eye

In My Mind's EyeThe Group Rep presents IN MY MIND’S EYE written by Doug Haverty, directed by Bruce Kimmel, and produced for the Group Rep by Bita Arefnia.  Inspired by true events, this memory play chronicles the life and loves of a courageous, legally-blind female public school teacher. It also explores the delicate balance of how a parent can become dependent on caring for a child with special needs.  

The cast features the talents of Kait Haire, Peyton Kirkner, Maria Kress, Lloyd Pedersen, Torrey Richardson, Clara Rodriguez and Bobby Slaski.

The production design team includes Pawena Sriha (Set Design), Douglas Gabrielle (Lighting Design), Michael Mullen (Costume Design), Steve Shaw (Sound Design), Bita Arefnia (/Producer.Assistant Director), Jody Bardin (Stage Manager), Leslie Young (Props), Doug Engalla (Promotional Videography/Photography), and Art & Soul Design (Graphic Design).

What critics have said about the show

“HIGHLY RECOMMENDED...thought-provoking and compelling...Kimmel did a sterling job as director of this exceptional cast.” – Carol Kaufman Segal/CarolsCultureCorner

“RECOMMENDED…engrossing and simultaneously laden with a terrific sense of humor. It boasts a fabulous cast and expert direction by Bruce Kimmel...and the lovely background music he has composed adds flavor and color to the moment.” – Don Grigware/GrigwareTalksTheatre

“... a charming memory play that chronicles the coming-of-age of a legally blind woman and her journey from childhood to adulthood...I could not help but root for her success as she yearned to become a teacher...the chemistry between the actors is palpable.” —Julia Lloyd George/Stage Raw                                                                                                                         

“Heartfelt and witty…a poignant story of taking risks…In My Mind’s Eye reveals the joys of overcoming challenges and making connections, through excellent performances and direction… enhanced by first rate production work.” – Mary Mallory/Tolucan Times                                                                                                                   

“The writing is sumptuous, surreal, salient and surprising. Bruce Kimmel’s erudite direction is equally poetic.  Kudos to all involved.” – Radomir Luza/AtTheTheatreWithRL                                                                  

“RECOMMENDED…tender yet strong and wonderfully written story…with excellent direction by Bruce Kimmel…The actors are wonderful, the script is wonderful, and the direction is wonderful. I recommend IN MY MIND’S EYE.” – Cathy Wayne/

Presenter / Producer: The Group Rep

Listed Categories
Theater > Drama

Event Phone: 818-763-5990

Lonny Chapman Theatre
10900 Burbank Boulevard
Nearest Cross Street - Vineland
North Hollywood CA 91601

LA - San Fernando Valley
North Hollywood / Burbank / Glendale

Performance Dates: 2/7/2020 - 3/15/2020
Friday, 02/07/2020
Saturday, 02/08/2020
Sunday, 02/09/2020
Friday, 02/14/2020
Saturday, 02/15/2020
Sunday, 02/16/2020
Friday, 02/21/2020
Saturday, 02/22/2020
Sunday, 02/23/2020
Friday, 02/28/2020
Saturday, 02/29/2020
Sunday, 03/01/2020
Friday, 03/06/2020
Saturday, 03/07/2020
Sunday, 03/08/2020
Friday, 03/13/2020
Saturday, 03/14/2020
Sunday, 03/15/2020

Performance Times
Appropriate for ages 12+

Fridays and Saturdays at 8:00 pm  Sundays at 2:00 pm
Talkbacks with cast & staff 2/16 & 3/1

Ticket Information:
General Admission: $30.00
Seniors & Students with ID:$25.00 Parties 10+: $20.00  

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