Limelight Theatre presents An Enemy of the People onstage with the first performance January 11 & runs through February 3.
- Jan. 11-Feb 3
- 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Friday, and Saturday
- 2 p.m. Sundays
limelight-theatre.org or by calling 904-825-1164
In this timely drama by Henrik Ibsen, the main character of An Enemy of the People, Dr. Stockmann, speaks some unpleasant truths to the people of his town, and as a result, they declare him “an enemy of the people.”
Directed by Mike Beaman, most recently seen at Limelight Theatre as the Emcee in Cabaret, this show is not to be missed! Mike is the Theater Instructor at St. Augustine High School with St. Johns County Center for the Arts and was named Teacher of the Year in 2017-2018. He has directed a number of productions at SAHS and at Summer Musical Theater Camp (Curtis Camp). He also recently directed Fool for Love and Hedda Gabler here at Limelight Theatre.
The cast includes James Fellows as Billing, Elijah D’Elena as Ejlif, Bob Mandzi as Aslasken, Sebastian Conte as Dr. Thomas Stockmann, Heather Eggleston as Catherine Stockman, Trey Stripling as Peter Stockmann, Kyle Reeves as Hovstad and Mary Schubert as Petra. KidzfACTory students Elijah D’Elena (playing Ejlif Stockmann) and Mac Jones (playing Morten Stockmann) also are part of the cast.
This production is brought to you by Scott McLucas on behalf of the Stetson Kennedy Foundation. The Stetson Kennedy Foundation, incorporated in 2003, carries on the passion, mission and vision of late author, activist, environmentalist and folklorist Stetson Kennedy, who infiltrated the Ku Klux Klan as a young man, wrote eight relevant books, campaigned for the State Senate with the help of his buddy, folksinger Woody Guthrie, and fought for voters’ rights. He brought about global change as a champion of justice and equal rights, a preserver of folk culture and a steward of Brother Man/Mother Earth. Headquarters for the Stetson Kennedy Foundation are at Beluthahatchee Park, 1523 SR 13, Fruit Cove, Florida 32259. Website: www.stetsonkennedy.com.
An Enemy of the People is onstage from January 11 through February 3 in Limelight Theatre’s Matuza Mainstage located at 11 Old Mission Avenue in uptown St. Augustine.
TICKETS AND SHOWTIMES
Regular tickets are $26 for adults; $24 for ages 62 and older; $20 for military and students; and $10 student rush for students with I.D., available 30 minutes prior to curtain for available seats.
Showtimes are 7:30pm from Thursday – Saturday and at 2:00pm on Sundays. Advance reservations are encouraged. Tickets are available at limelight-theatre.org or by calling 904.825.1164.