Lifeline Sets Cast for ANNA KARENINA Premiere

Lifeline Theatre has announced the cast and production team for the world premiere of ANNA KARENINA, adapted by Jessica Wright Buha and directed by Amanda Link, based on the novel by Leo Tolstoy.

The cast includes Dan Cobbler (Stiva/ensemble), Lindsey Dorcus (Betsy/ensemble), Eric Gerard (Vronsky), Gay Glenn (Countess Vronskaya/ensemble), Dan Granata (Levin/ensemble), Aneisa Hicks (Dolly/ensemble), Brandi Lee (Kitty/ensemble), Jason Pereira (Kapitonich/ensemble), Michael Reyes (Karenin/ensemble), Michele Stine (Seryohza/ensemble), and Ilse Zacharias (Anna), with understudies Ashley Agbay, Diana Coates, Isabella Coelho, Zoë DePreta, Blake Holen, Rachel Mock, Bruce Phillips, and Roy Samra.

The production team includes Diane D. Fairchild (Lighting Designer), Eric Backus (Sound Designer), Abigail Cain (Properties Designer), Savannah Clements (Assistant Stage Manager), Stephanie Diaz (Puppet Designer), Kasey Foster (Movement Designer), Collin Helou (Master Electrician/AV Supervisor), Izumi Inaba (Costume Designer), Joanna Iwanicka (Scenic Designer), Lavina Jadhwani (Casting Director), Jennifer McClendon (Production Manager), Joe Schermoly (Technical Director), Colleen Schuldeis (Stage Manager), Zev Valancy (Dramaturg), and Emily Wills (Assistant Director).

ANNA KARENINA runs February 16 – April 8, 2018 at Lifeline’s N. Glenwood Ave venue. More info at 773.761.4477, or

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