| Open: 05/10/07 Close: 06/02/07
KRAKEN explores the true to life encounter between legendary American novelists, Herman Melville and Nathaniel Hawthorne in 1856. Melville, in the midst of a spiritual journey to the Holy Land, stops to visit with his old friend Hawthorne, now the American consul in Liverpool. As they spend the evening together, they discuss and confront their, fears, failures, things of this world and the next, books and publishers, and all possible and impossible matters.
KRAKEN's cast includes: Tom Escovar, Marc Geller*, Richardson Jones*, Tracy Liz Miller*, Heidi Niedermeyer, Eva Patton* and Augustus Truhn. It features set design and lighting design by Ben Kato, costume design by Jessica Gaffney, and a score composed by Scott O'Brien. The production team includes Erin Porvaznik (Associate Producer), Ana Mari De Quesada* (Company Manager), Syche Hamilton (Production Stage Manager), Patrick Cecala (Technical Director), and Nathan Vernon (Associate Press Rep). *Denotes member of Actor's Equity