Open Wardrobes: The Theater and Writing of T. James Belich
Eponine
by T. James Belich

Genre: Drama
Length: 40 minutes
Total Cast: 2 (1 woman, 1 man)
Set: A park bench
Royalties:    $35 per performance
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A chance encounter in New York's Central Park brings together two strangers who, although from vastly different worlds, find themselves on the same search.  What begins as a moment of kindness gives a young man the chance to fulfill a homeless girl's lifelong wish.

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Production History

Eponine was first performed by the Loose Ends, Ltd. Little Theatre Company in Auburn, New York on September 17th, 18th, and 19th, 2004.  It was directed by Mark Bruzee with the following cast:

      EPONINE   Sue Krigbaum
      MARIUS   Jim Byrne


Eponine was also performed by Crystal Cavalier Productions in Cebu City, the Philippines, on February 17th, 2007.  It was directed by Brett Aleonar with the following cast:

      EPONINE   Rhea Fantonial-Bautista
      MARIUS   Lester Lopez Cawayan


Eponine was also performed by Inspiration Theatre Company in Kingsport, Tennessee on August 15th and 16th, 2009.  It was directed by Kimberly Ankabrandt with the following cast:

      EPONINE   Kacy Tiller
      MARIUS   Nathan Rogers