In addition, there will be several school matinees between
Adapted by Eric Coble from the Newbery Award winning book by Lois Lowry, The Giver tells the story of a young boy named Jonas who grows up in a community where emotions of any kind, even colors, have been forsaken in the name of stability and “sameness”.
Through this astonishing and moving adaptation, discover what it means to grow up, to grow wise, and to take control of your own destiny.
The Giver will be directed by RECT Managing Director Allan Barlow. Mr. Barlow brings more than 30 years of experience to this production. He has not only worked as an actor and workshop leader for some of the best known children’s theatres in the country, he has created after-school drama programs for several Seattle, Washington public elementary schools and has adapted and directed numerous works of classic literature for performance by kids of all ages.
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