March 29 – Saturday, April 13, 2019

to fall in love
by jennifer lane
a midwest premiere

directed by jaimelyn gray

Featuring Madeline Wakley and Matthew Scales

More than 20 years ago, the psychologist Arthur Aron watched as two strangers, sitting directly across from each other, fell in love in his laboratory as they asked each other a series of 36 questions he had prepared. Six months later, the two participants were married and invited the entire lab to the ceremony. In "To Fall in Love" a couple, Merryn and Wyatt, on the verge of ending their marriage, meet in Wyatt's apartment and use the questions in hopes of reconnecting and a starting a new phase of their relationship.

Be a fly on the wall of this intimate, humorous and moving production.

Friday, March 29 – Saturday, April 13, 2019

At The Underground Collaborative
161 W. Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee

(Just one block west of the Riverside Theater, in the Grand Ave, Lower Level) 
Access to excellent street and garage parking, and dining and drink options.

This production contains adult subject matter. Viewer discretion advised.

Tickets just $15 in advance, $18 at the door. $10 for Student/Senior/Military with valid ID.

 

media

A Preview by Theatre Writer Mike Fischer.

A Preview by Theatre Writer Mike Fischer.

Dr. Aron’s Study (PDF)

Dr. Aron’s Study (PDF)

The article and questions “To Fall in Love” is based on.

The article and questions “To Fall in Love” is based on.

Try it yourself.

Try it yourself.


reviews

"a captivatingly complex meeting...emotions resonate vividly in a cozy underground space in the heart of downtown."
–Russ Bickerstaff, The Small Stage (full review)

“...the level of intimacy between Merryn and Wyatt feels like something you shouldn't be witnessing...”
–Mary Boyle, Ozaukee Living Local (full review)

"Lean in. The reward is worth it."
–Kelsey Lawler, Broadway World Milwaukee (full review *spoiler alert*)

"With To Fall in Love, the Constructivists have proven yet again that they are a fearless company. The Milwaukee group effortlessly explores complex topics through a realist lens. Jaimelyn Gray's direction is bold, genuine, and not to be missed." –Kimberly Laberge, The Drama Den (full review)


Artist biographies

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