The Internet is down…
What are we going to do?!?!?
On a sunny day in the town of Bloomington, a devastating occurrence happens. no, it’s not famine, or floods, or loss of your basic rights. The internet has gone down! And it will continue to be down! For a week! A whole week! Pandemonium! In a world that is so dependent on the internet for shopping, mailing, and posting pictures of cute babies, how will society function? Not well as it turns out. The Day the Internet Died hilariously explores how inept we are at dating, research, and basic human interactions when we don’t have a screen to look at.
The Day the Internet Died is written by Ian McWethy and Jason Pizzarello, directed by Pam Jorgensen and Laura Whitaker, features lighting and sound design and effects by Stuart Wilson; scenic construction and painting, costuming, hair and makeup, and technical work by Huntley High School Scenic Crew, Studio Crew, and Tech Crew members.
Performances will take place at the District 158 Performing Arts Center on February 3 at 7:00 pm and February 4 at 2:00 pm and 7:00 pm. Tickets are $5 for adults and free for District 158 students and can be purchased at D158.Ticketleap.com. All tickets are general seating. Doors open 30 minutes prior to show time.
Performance materials for The Day the Internet Died supplied by and produced through special arrangement with Stage Partners (www.yourstagepartners.com).
The District 158 Performing Arts Center at Huntley High School is located at 13719 Harmony Road in Huntley. For more information, please contact Lorie Woods, Director of District 158 Performing Arts Center/Blackbox Theater at (847) 659-6107.