Monday, July 20, 2015

Tickets on Sale Now for The Tree Play

Premiering August 6

The Tree Play

An agitprop folk tale for the theatre 
by Austin writer/director Robi Polgar

that explores the relationship between man and nature and 
poses questions about survival, environmental activism and 
what it means to fall in love.

August 6 – August 8
Preview August 5
Ground Floor Theatre
979 Springdale Road, Austin TX 78702

Inspired by real events, The Tree Play tells the story of a young girl who befriends a tree in the Amazon rainforest. Their unique bond leads the girl on a life-long quest to protect the world’s forests, while awakening a new consciousness in the tree.

Choreography: Toni Bravo
Scene Design: Ia Enstera
Costumes: Buffy Manners
Lights: Jennifer Rogers
Sound and Projections: Lowell Bartholomee
April Perez Moore, CrystalBird Caviel, Susan Peterson, Blake Robbins, Kevin Gates, Jonathan Salazar, Huck Huckaby, Nathan Porteshawver, Toni Baum, Corinne Franks Oh and John Grewell
Written & Directed by Robi Polgar

Thursday, Friday, Saturday: August 6 – August 8
Preview August 5
Ground Floor Theatre 979 Springdale Road Austin, TX 78702

$5 – $20 (discounts for students, seniors, under-18)
Preview Wednesday, Aug. 5, 7:30pm
Opening night: Thursday, Aug. 6, 7:30pm*
Friday, Aug. 7, 7:30pm and 9:00pm
Saturday, Aug. 8, 4:00pm Family Matinee, 7:30pm and 9:00pm

The Tree Play runs approximately 45 minutes (no intermission).
Please bring a pillow or blanket to sit on. 
Some chairs will be available for patrons who request them.

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Questions? Email robipolgar @ or phone 512-926-2203

*Patrons are invited to join the company at in.gredients (2610 Manor Road, Austin TX 78722) following Thursday’s performance for an after-party.

Thank you to Hyde Park Theatre for supporting this production. This production has been generously funded by The Creative Fund's Q Rental Subsidy Grant program. The Creative Fund is a funding mechanism that provides much needed support to local performing artists enabling them to further their creative endeavors.