At the Center


Inspired by the ground-breaking work of the Center on Wrongful Convictions at the Northwestern University School of Law, The Agency Theater Collective presents the world premiere of At the Center, adapted from hundreds of hours of interviews with exonerees, innocence lawyers and crime victims

Written & Directed By Andrew Gallant & Tim Touhy

Sommer Austin: Elizabeth Harvey
Shane Bichl: Detective Blake
Sean Higgins: Kevin
Judith Laughlin: Joan
Nicole Magerko: Rebecca Harvey
Amanda Martinez: Suzana Reyes
Alex Molnar: Stephanie
James Munson: Bill
Andy Polacek: Sam
Armandao Reyes: Hector Reyes
Kelsey Ann Wacker: Lisa
Sarah Welborn: Kathleen Harvey

Greg Pinsoneault (Scenic/Props Design), Wil Delaguardia and Kenny Feldhausen (Technical Direction), Kate Jacobsen (Costume Design), Ellie Humphrys (Lighting Design), Kenny Feldhausen (Sound Design), Ryan Brankin (Composer), Kelly Cosgrove, Olivia Ellery and Huck Poe (Stage Management).

Praise for At The Center:
“A largely gripping and thoughtful drama…Reyes and Austin deliver powerhouse performances.” 3 out of 4 stars — Kerry Reid, Chicago Tribune

photos by Emily Sperl

At The Center in the news:
WGN Radio – 10/27/2014