Akvavit Theatre Presents the US Premier of: “Nothing of Me” by Norwegian Playwright Arne Lygre
6:30 – 8:00 Wine and Cheese Party
8:00 “Nothing Of Me” Performance
9:15 – 10:00 Cast Party / Discussion
Signal Ensemble Theatre
1802 W. Berenice Ave., Chicago
Join us as we kick off an exciting year of NACC events. We are pleased to sponsor our own member theatre company: Akvavit Theatre, as they launch the US Premier of critically aclaimed Norwegian playwright Arne Lygre’s “Nothing of Me.” www.akvavittheatre.org
About the Playwright
Arne Lygre made his debut in 1998 with the play Mother and Me and Men. Since then he has written six other plays, which has been staged and published in countries around the world. Man Without Purpose was directed by Claude Régy at Odeon Théâtre in Paris in 2007/08. I Disappear, premiered at La Colline Théâtre National in November 2011, directed by Stéphane Braunschweig. For his short stories collection, In Time, he received the prestigious Norwegian literary award Brageprisen in 2004. He has also written two novels, A Last Face and My Dead Man, which both was very well recieved by the critics. He was awarded the literary award Mads Wiels Nygaards’ Legacy in 2010.
Tickets including the wine and cheese party, show, and cast party/discussion are $30 per person.
Bookings are closed for this event.