By Thomas Gibbons
Directed by Debra Wicks

February 12 - March 14 , 2003

2002-2003 Mainstage Season

The Story

A young editor bursts into the limelight with her first non-fiction book, the evocative memoir of an elderly African-American woman. But when she seeks out the reclusive author, she is forced to confront her future and a troubling question: Who owns the story of your life?

Creative & Production Staff

Scenic Designer: Peter Hicks
Costume Designer: Judith Lundberg
Lighting Designer: Joel Moritz
Sound Designer: Lindsay Jones
Stage Manager: Glenn Dunn
Assistant Stage Manager: Shannon B. Sturgis
Casting: Rich Cole


Perri Gaffney (Libby Price, Woman)
Tamilla Woodard (Shelita Burns)
Ron Bohmer (Interviewer, Robert)
Elizabeth Roby (Anna, Sister Margaret)
Paul Niebanck (Sean Leonard)

Additional Credits

Original music for this production by Lindsay Jones. John Spiegel, vocals, guitars, dobro; Stuart Rosenberg, vocals, mandolin; Matt Spiegel, vocals; Adam Nelson, drums, programming; Lindsay Jones, vocals, contrabass, guitars, electric bass, drums. House remix of "Hell Train" by Sombionx; recorded at Q Studios, Chicago.

Sponsorship & Support

The Repertory Theatre is grateful to The May Department Stores Company and its Famous-Barr, Lord & Taylor and David's Bridal divisions for its sponsorship of guest director Debra Wicks.