Photos: My night at The Edge’s ‘The Shadow Box’


Actor Marc Stith warms up on the stage before the house is opened for the audience.


Haley Johnson.


Actor Haley Johnson runs lines for a particularly intense scene with Marc Stith backstage at The Edge before the performance (above and below).





Director Rick Yaconis’ personal note to his cast posted on the dressing-room mirror.


Patty Ionoff and castmate Michelle Grimes.


From left: Paul Page, Patty Ionoff and Carol Bloom.


The far backstage of the new Edge Theatre blends in with a row of public storage units. Here, from left, actors Marc Stith and Haley Johnson rehearse a scene with Paul Escobedo, who plays their son – a boy unaware that his father is terminally ill.


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By John Moore

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