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TILT Performance Group presents
Strange Faces

Book, Music & Lyrics by Andrea Grody

Additional Lyrics by Brandon Michael Lowden

Live and In-Person at Violet Crown City Church
1300 Morrow Street, Austin Tx 78757
From October 28th - November 6th, 2022

Onstage Talent:

Harrison: Michael Galvin

Laura: Yadira Uranga & Jourdan Huerta

Jill: Michelle Alexander

Dell: MsBoye

Jamie: Claude Chibib

Rachel: Kelsey Smith

Peter: Blake Common

Orchestra:

Piano: Rob Greenfield

Cello: Isabel Tweraser

Violin: Alex Caplis-Tuttle

Flute: Dan Torosian

Backstage Talent:

Production Stage Manager: Lynn Beaver

Assistant Stage Manager: Kristen Gooch

Photography & Videography: Dave Hawks

Producing Artistic Director: Adam Roberts

Executive Director: Amy Tarver

Audio Description: Art Spark Texas

ASL Interpretation: Ploeger ASL Interpreting

Synopsis

Strange Faces examines the trials and triumphs of three families navigating autism. From parents Jill and Dell searching for answers for their young son Jamie, to siblings Peter and Rachel truly growing closer through adolescence to Harrison and Laura redefining their relationship as adults.

 

Three families with one motivation tie their stories together - the willingness to love unconditionally and the strength to try. Against the odds and stereotypes presented by society, these families stick together.
 

WHAT THE CRITICS SAY
ABOUT TILT

Emily Quigley
Austin American-Statesman

The work they create...is a vital part of an important national conversation, and there is nothing else like it on the Austin stage.

Addison McKissack
Broadway World

TILT Performance Company was a fun romp of a show with a lot of heart and a fantastic message that is great for audiences of all ages.

Shanon Weaver
The Austin Chronicle

I settle in and quickly found myself in awe of the passion, dedication, and talent put forth by a wholly inspirational cast.

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