By Milena Markovic

Translated by Dubravka Knezevic

Directed by Zeljko Djukic

Chicago - June 15 - July 8 2007 - Chopin Main Stage Theatre
(US Premiere)
Chicago - September 28 - October 29 2006 - Viaduct Theatre


The Girl : Alice Wedoff
Hero : Keith Gallagher
Nasty : Andy Hager
Idiot : Adam Kalesperis
Cheery : David Bettino
Native 2/Fisherman 2 : Shaun Whitley
Native 1/Fisherman 1 : Trey Maclin 2007
Native 1/Fisherman 1 : Kevin Viol 2006


Music Direction : Wain Parham
Choreography : Elizabeth Lenz
Scenic Design : Martin Andrew
Costume Design : Natasha Djukic
Lighting Design : Keith Parham
Sound Design : Carter Robins
Properties Design : Patrick Quinlin
Stage Management : Helen Lattyak
Dramaturg : Dubravka Knezevic
Violence Choreography : Dana Wall
Artistic Director : Zeljko Djukic


"This is an arresting piece of theater and a rare opportunity to hear a familiar story from an unfamiliar voice."

- Chicago Tribune (Full Review)


"simply a loose set of scenes strung together with (killer live performances of) early American rock & roll, it's ruthless observations of youth during wartime will make you a sober as a judge."

- Time Out Chicago (Full Review)

TUTA is partially supported by Arts Work Fund for Organizational Development, The Light A City Fund, The Gaylord and Dorothy Donnelley Foundation, The Richard H. Driehaus Foundation, City Arts I and the City of Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs, and The Illinois Arts Council, a state agency.