June 1-3 / July 7-8 2018
FREE! No Reservations Required!
Come find us at a park near you (or really far away!)

Join Walkabout Theater Company this summer for Monuments, an outdoor stilt phenomenon! Appearing for 2 weekends in 5 parks across the city, Monuments is presented by the Chicago Park District’s Night Out in the Parks, with a featured performance on June 2nd at the Pivot Arts Festival Community ParadeMonuments transforms each public space into a dynamic celebration of impermanence, remembrance and change.  Original text by Morgan McNaughtstilt choreography by Kristina Isabelle, interactive scenic elements designed by Studio Gang Chicago, music composition by Cooper Forsman, and costume design by Myron Elliott-Cisneros


GALLERY

photos by Evan Barr

ARTISTS

Directed by Dana Murphy and Thom Pasculli
Text by Morgan McNaught
Choreography by Kristina Isabelle
Stage Buoy Design by Studio Gang Chicago
Music Composition by Cooper Forsman
Costume Design by Myron Elliott-Cisneros
Associate Producer Angela Alise
Stage Management Shanyn Strub
Studio Gang Coordinator Lydia Meyer
Created with the Walkabout Ensemble

Performances by Walkabout ensemble members Nigel Brown, McCambridge Dowd-Whipple, Dana Murphy, Thom Pasculli and Alex Rodriguez; Featuring Kristina Isabelle, Monet Felton and Ana Narrajos.

Special Thanks to Senn Arts High School Junior Theatre Ensemble, Lydia Meyer, Claire Cahan, Melissa Long, Angelique Grandone, Julienne Ehre, Joel Ewing, Auriel Jones, Electra Tremulis, Kamille Garst, Katie Mazzini, Dina Klahn, Tria Smith, Ginger Farley, Evan Barr, David Masnato, Stephanie Pasculli, Christopher Preissing, Links Hall, Maggie Kast, Anna Minkov, Kristan Schmidt, Michael Karrys, Joe Vlahovic, and Alejandro Aixala.


PRODUCTION HISTORY

Fri June 1
6pm @ Sherman Park
1301 W 52nd St, 60609

Sat June 2
3:30pm @ Senn Park
5887 N Ridge Ave, 60660
*Part of the Pivot Arts Festival Community Parade and joined by the Senn Arts High School Junior Theatre Ensemble.

Sun June 3
4pm @ Burnside Park
9400 S Greenwood Ave, 60619

Sat July 7
6pm @ Pulaski Park
1419 W Blackhawk St, 60622

Sun July 8
6pm @ Walsh Park
1722 N Ashland Ave, 60622