The World Premiere of
THE WHITE ROAD

By Karen Tarjan
Directed by Robert Kauzlaric
Performed at The Den Theatre
1333 N. Milwaukee Avenue
Chicago, IL 60622
El Blue Line: Division or Damen
May 8 – June 13, 2015


THE WHITE ROAD is the story of Ernest Shackleton’s ill-fated attempt to cross Antarctica from sea to sea via the South Pole. The crew is forced to abandon their ship, The Endurance, having been crushed by pack ice. They have one path ahead – The White Road. Experience an incredible story of survival, under near impossible conditions, and a display of the strength of the human spirit when all hope appears lost.

THE CAST
Crean Matthew Isler
Worsley Kevin Theis*
McIlroy Nicholas Bailey
Shackleton Paul Dunckel
McNeish Steve Herson
Wild Michael McKeogh
Hurley Neal Starbird
Orde-Lees Joseph Stearns
Vincent Stephen Walker
Blackborrow Gage Wallace
PRODUCTION STAFF
Director Robert Kauzlaric
Stage Manager Jen Bukovsky*
Costume Designer Aly Renee Amidei
Scenic Designers Ira Amyx, John Peplinski, and Merje Veski
Sound Designer Victoria DeIorio
Properties Designer Ian Jerome
Dramaturg Annaliese McSweeney
Projections Designer Smooch Medina
Lighting Designer Julian Pike
Dialect Coach Elise Kauzlaric

*Member of Actor’s Equity Association