The Burnt Part Boys

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November 3 – December 22, 2012


Theater Wit, 1229 West Belmont Ave. in Chicago

Show & Ticket Info

For tickets or for more information call 773-975-8150
Previews – November 3 – November 11, 2012
Regular Run – November 12, 2012 – December 22, 2012
Performances – Thursday, Friday & Saturday at 7:30pm and Sunday at 3:00pm
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Music: Chris Miller
Lyrics: Nathan Tysen
Book: Mariana Elder

Rural West Virginia, 1962. A young boy, his older brother and their group of friends embark on a life-altering journey to the coalmine that took their father’s life. Nominated for the 2011 Lucille Lortel Award for Best New Musical and a finalist for the 2006 American Theatre Critics New Play Award this bluegrass and pop-inspired musical, looks at the power of family bonds and friendship that unite us and the importance and need to understand.


Directed by Jonathan Berry
Elana Boulos – Assistant Director
Nicholas Davio – Music Director
Izumi Inaba – Costume Designer
Lee Fiskness – Lighting Designer
Chelsea Warren – Scenic Designer
Rick Sims – Sound Designer
Stage Manager – Jon Ravenscroft


Pete – Charlie Fox
Jake – Mike Tepeli
Chet – Morgan Maher
Dusty – Max Zuppa
Frances – Hannah Kahn
Fantasy Man/Pete/Jake’s Father/Miner – Paul Fagen
Chet’s Dad/Miner – Jared Fernley
Roy Tinns/Miner – Alex Stage
Frances’ Dad/Miner – Johnny Moran


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