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Anon(ymous)

by Naomi Iizuka
A School of Theatre virtual production
Directed by Shannon Walsh

Live on ShowShare April 13, 14, 15, 16, & 17 at 7:30 pm and 18 at 2:00 pm.
Streaming on ShowShare at any time April 19 - 25

In this re-imaging of Homer's Odyssey, a young refugee called Anon journeys through the United States in search of his family. He encounters a wide variety of people some kind, some dangerous, and some cruel.

Ticket Information

There are several ways for you to view the performance. Anon(ymous) will be streaming* on the following dates and times:
 
Tuesday, April 13 at 7:30pm
Wednesday, April 14 at 7:30pm
Thursday, April 15 at 7:30pm
Friday, April 16 at 7:30pm
Saturday, April 17 at 7:30pm
Sunday, April 18 at 2:00pm
 
*Please note that streaming performances are live and will not allow you to pause or rewind the production. You will be able to access the production 15 min prior to the start of the show.
 
The production will also be available for view On-Demand April 19-25. The on-demand version is a recording that can be accessed at any point within this date range and will allow you to pause, rewind and fast-forward, if desired. 
 
Both streaming and on-demand performances are being offered through Broadway On-Demand. To get free access please follow the steps below:

1. Create your free log in here: https://www.broadwayondemand.com/login. We recommend setting this up ahead of time to ensure you are able to access the streaming performances on time.
2. Use this link to access both the Streaming and On-Demand versions of Anon(ymous):
https://www.broadwayondemand.com/channels/details/anon(ymous)--lsu-theatre-department
3. Enjoy the show!

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the CMDA Box Office at cmdaboxoffice@lsu.edu. There will also be representatives available to answer questions over the phone from 2-8pm during the week and an hour before streaming times on the weekend. To contact the box office by phone, please call 225-578-3527.

Anon(ymous) Program

Virtual Talkbacks

We will be hosting two 30-minute talkback sessions for Anon(ymous) and want you to join us! Please plan to attend the talkbacks to ask questions of our director, actors, and production team.

Talkback #1 - Director & Cast
When: Sunday April 18th directly after the show (around 4pm)
Topic: Anon(ymous) Director and Cast Talkback
Time: Apr 18, 2021 04:00 PM Central Time (US and Canada)

Link to talkback on April 18

Talkback #2 - Director & Production Team
When: Sunday April 25th at 4:00pm
Topic: Anon(ymous) Production Team
TalkbackTime: Apr 25, 2021 04:00 PM Central Time (US and Canada)

Link to the talkback on April 25

The crew:

Director - Shannon Walsh
Assistant Director - Justice Graham
Stage Manager - Bailey Desselles
Assistant Stage Manager - Jenika Kolacz
Co-Lighting Design - Emma Massengale
Co-Lighting Design - Sydney Hamilton
Lighting Design Mentor/OBS Programmer - C. Touchet
Set Design - Tara A Houston
Sound Design - Grayson Taylor Sims
General Sound Assistant - Jeremiah Turner
Sound Design Mentor - EunJin Cho
Costume Design - Brookelyn Leblanc
Costume Design Mentor - Suellen Coelho
Costume Shop Manager - Kyla Kazuschyk
Props Designer Supervisor - John M. Eddy
Vocal Coach - Rockford Sansom
Production Manager/
Technical Director - James Murphy

The cast:

Anon - Natheyon Taylor, Jr.
Nemasi - Taren Wilson
Naja - Arijana Collins
Ali/Ignacio - Amechi Obodoechina
Ritu - Subbah Mir
Nasreen - Taylor Coffey
Calista/Nice American Daughter - Sarah Short
Mr. Yuri Mackus/Strygal - Nicholas Russo
Senator Laius/Mr. Zyclo/Nice American Father - Grantham Allen Ray
Belen - Yesenia Medina
Serza/Helen Laius/Zyclo's Pet Bird/Nice American Mother - Robin Lilja Talbot
Ensemble - Sewing Ladies,  Chorus of Refugees, Barflies - Madison Arceneaux, Brianna Burgan, Mary Hope McDaniel, Alyssa Pacaccio, Makaylee Seacrest, Elijah Skalinsky