Hare & Tortoise
Hare & Tortoiseby Brendan Murray
Hare & Tortoise is a whimsical retelling of one of Aesop’s best-known fables.
These two friends who have opposite approaches to just about everything. Hare wants nothing more than to speed through everyday life and make time pass faster. Tortoise prefers to take her time, tending her garden and celebrating each season of life. This fun, treasured tale tells a timeless story of friendship, change, and the excitement of growing up.
JACKSON JANOWICZ is an actor from Indianapolis, Indiana and a graduate of Purdue University where he studied both acting and philosophy. He recently performed with the Indianapolis Shakespeare Company as well as the Children's Museum of Indianapolis. As a playwright, Jackson's short play - Heaven - is being produced this October at American Lives Theatre. He was also commissioned by Character House LLC for a full-length play as a part of their developmental reading series which took place in August. In his free time, Jackson can be found outdoors doing anything crazy - from surfing hurricanes to camping in the deep wilderness.
GRACIE GILBERT was raised in Chattanooga, TN, and recently received her AFA in Acting at Chattanooga State, where she graduated Summa Cum Laude. Some of her favorite roles include Carnelle Scott in The Miss Firecracker Contest, Sophie in Mama Mia, Rapunzel in Into the Woods, and Adrienne in The Good Time at Hersheypark. When she isn’t in the theatre, she is either at the gym, baking, or desperately trying to keep her growing plant collection alive. Gracie is excited to continue pursuing her dreams at Florida Studio Theatre!
Director/Choreographer | BillyD Hart
Costume Design | Lea Umberger
Scenic Design | Lea Umberger
Sound Design | Louis Vetter Torres
Stage Manager | Nadirah T. Harper