Patty Duke in a theatrical reading of The Giver

July 17 2:00 PM Bing Crosby Theater 208-661-6010 Website
Director: Patrick Treadway
Stage adaption from the Newbery Award winning book “The Giver” by Lois Lowry
Prices: $15 adults, $12.50 seniors 65 +, $10 students 12-
Story information: Laura Little (208) 661-6010
Tickets Information: call 1-800-935-SEAT/ 208 391-2867 groups or
Jonas' world is perfect. Everything is under control and safe. There is no war or fear or pain. There are also no choices. Every person is assigned a role in the community. But when Jonas turns 12, he is chosen for special training from The Giver—to receive and keep the memories of the community. The Giver is the only person who holds the memories of real pain and real joy. Now Jonas will learn the truth about life—and the hypocrisy of his utopian world. Through this astonishing and moving adaptation, discover what it means to grow up, to grow wise, and to take control of your own destiny.
Cast: Patty Duke, Patrick Treadway, Tate Erwin, Caroline Slater, Leilani Santiago, Jordan Santiago
Patty Duke is an Academy and Emmy Award winning actress known for her roles in the Miracle Worker, The Patty Duke Show, Valley of the Dolls, Billie, Captain and the Kings and Me, Natalie.
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