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6 JAN 2008


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ROBERT: "And in my first trial, I knew I was going to prison --I had eleven whites and one black on that jury."

Timeca Briggs as Georgia and ShawnJ West as Robert with Evan Tucker and Agastya Kohli as cops in a scene from ReAct's staging of The Exonerated.
Photo: David Hsieh.

The Cast

(in order of appearance)

Curt Bolar
T.J. Langley
Gary, Sheriff Carroll, Doyle
Shawnmarie Stanton
Sue, Sandra, Robert's Court Attorney
ShawnJ West
Robert, Black Cop, Black Guy
Timeca Briggs
Georgia, Kerry's Judge, Darla, State Attorney
Evan Tucker
White Cop 1, Kerry's Prosecution, Deputy, Jesse, White Guy, Robert's Judge, David's Prosecution, Jeff, Ex-Boyfriend, Farmer
Agastya Kohli
White Cop 2. Kerry's Defense, Rhodes, David's Defense, Robert's Prosecution
David S. Hogan
Kerry, White Cop 3, White Guard
Deniece Bleha
Jeffrey Wade Gilbert
David, Black Inmate

KERRY: "But I'll be honest with you: The price of being here, alive, in this room, is really extraordinary."

David S. Hogan as Kerry and Shawnmarie Stanton as Sandra in ReAct's special presentation of The Exonerated.
Photo: David Hsieh.

Directed by
David Hsieh

The Crew

Sound Designer & Operator
Andrew Chin
Lighting Technician
David Hsieh
Venue Support
Casey Stryer
House Manager
Lorna Chin


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The Exonerated

By Jessica Blank & Erik Jensen

Original Reading Presentation

November 19, 2006
The Elliott Bay Book Company

SUNNY: "From 1976 to 1992, just remove that entire chunk from your life, and that's what happened."
Deniece Bleha as Sunny in
ReAct's presentation of
The Exonerated.
Photo: David Hsieh.


DELBERT: "It's not easy to be a poet here.
Yet I sing.
We sing."
Curt Bolar as Delbert in
ReAct's special staging of
The Exonerated.
Photo: David Hsieh.

The Exonerated

was originally presented in Los Angeles by the Actors' Gang, in association with The Culture Project, on April 19, 2002. It premiered in New York City at 45 Bleecker Theatre on October 10, 2002.

Production Notes

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>>ReAct's Encore Reading Presentation
>>ReAct's Mainstage Production

ReAct's presentation of The Exonerated was produced by special arrangement with DRAMATISTS PLAY SERVICE, INC.

DAVID: "Prison really did somethin' to me."
Jeffrey Wade Gilbert as David
in ReAct's The Exonerated.
Photo: David Hsieh.


GARY: "Everyone perceives things in their own way, so which one is reality, you know?"
T.J. Langley as Gary with
Shawnmarie Stanton as Sue
in ReAct's The Exonerated.
Photo: David Hsieh.

Special Thanks To...

The Cast & Crew for production support
The Elliott Bay Book Company for venue hosting, and set pieces
The Elliott Bay Cafe for loaned set pieces
Vera & Joey Ing for donated rehearsal space
Karen Maeda-Allman for organizational support
Rick Simonson for organizational support
SiS Productions for loaned props

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