Performance Dates

September 30-October 5, 2014

Artistic Staff

Directed by Associate Professor of Theatre Arts Tom Quinn, with scenic designer Professor Curtis C. Trout, Alexa Weinzierl, ’16, as costume designer, lighting designer Stephen Sakowski, and BFA Design/Tech Aaron Harris Woodstein, ’15.

Featuring cast members: Forrest Loeffler ’16 of Lexington, Ky. (Baylor), Nick Castellanos ’15 of Island Lake, Ill. (Frankie), Steven Czajkowski ’16 of Skokie, Ill. (Jake), Alec Sutton ’16 of Oakford, Ill. (Mike), Casey Cudmore ’15 of Lilburn, Ga. (Meg), Shen Yee Choong ’16 of Kedah, Malaysia (Beth), Debra Madans ’15 of Glenview, Ill. (Sally) and Alexa Eldridge ’16 of Bentonville, Ark. (Lorraine).


Written by Sam Shepard, A Lie of the Mind debuted in December of 1985. Like so much of Shepard's work, the play is filled with enormous vitality and humor. The story explores the destinies of two families, linked by marriage but set apart by jealousies and distrust.




Bloomington, Illinois


Theatre and Performance Studies


Lie of the Mind, Play, Drama

Streaming Media

FlippingBook URL - Program


FlippingBook URL - Costume Sketches

A Lie of the Mind by Sam Shepard


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