The Pull of the Moon

written by Elizabeth Berg
Directed by Kevin Christopher Fox
August 7-16, 2008

Leaving home to find her way back again…

a part of 16th Street’s Words in Motion festival

16th Street is proud to present Elizabeth Berg’s own adaptation of her novel The Pull of the Moon.

“This is not a novel about a woman leaving home, but rather about a human being finding her way back.” — Chicago Tribune.

Directed by Kevin Christopher Fox and featuring an ensemble of five.
Elizabeth Berg has been on the New York Times Bestseller list multiple times. Durable Goods and Joy School were both selected as American Library Association Best Book of the Year. Talk Before Sleep was shortlisted for the Abby (American Bookseller’s Book of the Year). Open House was an Oprah’s Book Club Selection. In 1997, Elizabeth won the New England Booksellers Award for her body of work. Ms. Berg is currently on tour with her latest book The Day I Ate Whatever I Wanted: And Other Small Acts of Liberation.

PLAYWRIGHT
Elizabeth Berg

DIRECTOR
Kevin Christopher Fox

DRAMATURG
Eva Breneman

CAST
Judy Blue
Don Blair
Anna Carini
Ed Flynn
Valerie Gorman



DESIGNERS
Barry Bennett
Katie Schweiger
Stefin Steberl
Mac Vaughey

STAGE MANAGER
Jennifer Aparicio

INTERN
Michael Fron