Olney Theatre Presents I and You (Videos)
UPDATED: I and You has been extended through March 30.
Olney Theatre Center presents I and You Feb. 26 through March 23. The rolling world premiere of the play by playwright Lauren Gunderson is about two teenagers who meet and discover an unexpected connection. Anthony arrives at Caroline’s door with a beat-up copy of Walt Whitman’s “Song of Myself”, and an urgent assignment from their high school literature teacher. Caroline spends most of her time online and has been sick for months. Anthony is athletic and popular. The play explores the relationship that builds as they work on their school assignment.
The playwright, Lauren Gunderson is an award-winning playwright living in San Francisco. She is a Playwright in Residence at The Playwrights Foundation and a Dramatists Guild member. Meet Gunderson March 1 at Olney Theatre over cocktails.
Tickets start at $58.50 and may be purchased by calling the Box Office at 301.924.3400 or online at Olney Theatre website. The theater is located at 2001 Olney-Sandy Spring Road in Olney.
Directed by Eleanor Holdridge. Featuring Thaddeus Fitzpatrick as Anthony and Rachael Tice as Caroline.
Recommended for ages 14 and up.
Preview of I and You by Olney Theatre Center:
Interview with playwright Lauren Gunderson by Olney Theatre Center: