Wego Drama Presents: Love/Sick
Wego Drama at West Chicago Community High School continues their 2018-19 season with the play “Love/Sick” by John Cariani, to be performed at 7:00 p.m. on Sept. 6, 7 and 8 in Weyrauch Auditorium at the school, 326 Joliet Street, West Chicago. Tickets are available at wegotheatre.com or at the door.
This show is a companion play to the hit “Almost, Maine”. Taking place at the same time on a Friday night, the story involves the development of a relationship. From the initial meeting, through romance and marriage, and the struggles of real relationships “Love/Sick” is an exploration of the human responses to love.
Wego Drama President Neve Ryan states, “This play is a wonderful experience to start our mainstage season. It is truly following the highs and lows of a relationship!”
Nathan Bradley adds, “It is the play that has you laughing, thinking, and feeling empathy all at once. It really is a ‘Dramedy’”.
Rudy Muñoz concludes, “’Love/Sick’ is the play that we can all find something to relate to. The most human emotion is to love and sometimes it has us sick with heartbreak. It really is an incredible evening of theatre.”
The company includes from Carol Stream: Philip Calabrese, Abby Carr, Maggie Hancock, and Samuel Incrocci.
From West Chicago: Gerardo Avila, Grecia Bahena, Nathan Bradley, Christina Champagne, Emily Carroso, Ryan Castiglia, Delaney Flynn, Alexia Gountanis, Megan Kordik, Josie Kotke, Noemi Lara, Garett Martin, Evy McLean, Audrey Miller, and Rudy Muñoz
From Winfield: Justin Blackburn, Mikail Herrera, Leo Johnson, Liz Ryan, Neve Ryan and Cassi Villa.
The play is directed by Mark Begovich. Scenic design is by Chris Jensen. Hair and make-up is by Jamie Elza.
The performances are Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, Sept. 6-8 at 7:00 p.m. at West Chiago Community High School, 326 Joliet St., West Chicago. Tickets are $5 for students and $8 for adults available at wegotheatre.com and the door. “love/Sick” contains moments of mature content and recommended for people over 14. The play is produced by arrangement with Dramatists Play Service in New York. For more information on how you can support Wego Drama, contact Mark Begovich at email@example.com or visit wegotheatre.com.
The cast of Love/Sick: (L to R) Front Row: Philip Callabrese, Cassi Villa, Christina Champagne
Middle Row: Megan Kordik, Noemi Lara, Garrett Martin, Josie Kotke, Ryan Castiglia, Alexia Gountanis
Back Row: Nathan Bradley, Rudy Munoz, Neve Ryan, Sammy Incrocci