THE STEADFAST TIN SOLDIER

THE STEADFAST TIN SOLDIER

November 1, 2019–January 26, 2020

Written and Directed by Ensemble Member Mary Zimmerman
From the Story by Hans Christian Andersen

True to his loyal and resolute nature, The Steadfast Tin Soldier returns! The Chicago Tribune calls Ensemble Member Mary Zimmerman’s gorgeous spectacle of music and movement “a four-star treat for all ages.” Hans Christian Andersen’s story about a little tin soldier who never gives up comes back to Lookingglass for a winter-time curtain call. The Chicago Reader trumpets this marvel of invention, beauty, and magical storytelling as “an absolute GIFT.” Don’t miss the triumphant return of Chicago’s newest Holiday tradition, The Steadfast Tin Soldier.

★★★★ It’s transformational, truly. So if there is one holiday show you don’t miss ...”

Chicago Tribune

Gloriously creative and terrifically engaging”

Chicago Sun-Times

An absolute gift”

Chicago Reader

An all-too-delightful sixty-minute whimsical journey”

Newcity Stage

ARTISTS

MARY ZIMMERMAN
Director/Playwright
TODD ROSENTHAL
Scenic Designer
ANA KUZMANIC
Costume Designer
T.J. GERCKENS
Lighting Designer
ANDRE PLUESS
Co-Sound Designer/Co-Composer
CHRISTOPHER M. LAPORTE
Co-Sound Designer
LEANDRO LÓPEZ VÁRADY
Music Director/Associate Arranger
TRACY WALSH
Dance Choreographer
SYLVIA HERNANDEZ-DISTASI
Circus Choreographer
BLAIR THOMAS
Puppet Designer
TOM LEE
Puppet Designer
AMANDA HERRMANN
Properties Designer
RIGABILITY INC.
Rigging Designer
 
 

FEATURING

Nursemaid
Ballerina
The Steadfast Tin Soldier
 
 

LOOKINGGLASS ARTISTS

Lookingglass is an ensemble based company, with a dedicated group of artists composing its roster of Ensemble Members, Artistic Associates, and Teaching Artists.
MARY ZIMMERMAN
Ensemble Member
KASEY FOSTER
Artistic Associate
SYLVIA HERNANDEZ-DISTASI
Artistic Associate
ANTHONY IRONS
Artistic Associate
ANDRE PLUESS
Artistic Associate
TRACY WALSH
Ensemble Member
 
 
 

VENUE

Water Tower Water Works
821 N Michigan Ave

RUN TIME

1 hour, no intermission

AGE RECOMMENDATION

Ages 5+

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