October 4

November 13, 2011

in CST's Courtyard Theater

book by James Goldman
music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
directed by Gary Griffin

Ami Silvestre

Emily Whitman

Ami Silvestre makes her Chicago Shakespeare Theater debut. Her musical credits include: Mathilde in the world premiere of The Visit (Goodman Theatre); Lilliane La Fleur in Nine; Phyllis Rogers Stone in Follies (Sarah Siddons Leading Lady Award, Candlelight Dinner Playhouse); Desiree in A Little Night Music, Aunt Eller in Oklahoma!, Jaqueline in La Cage Aux Folles, Frau Schmidt in The Sound of Music (Theatre at the Center); Company, You Can't Take It with You, Season's Greetings, The Shadow Box, Charley's Aunt, Out of Order and It Runs in the Family (The Forum Theatre). Other stage credits include: The Return of Herbert Bracewell, Steel Magnolias, Over the River and through the Woods, Never Too Late and A Bench in the Sun. Ms. Silvestre was The Exercise Girl on WGN's daily Paul Fogarty Show from 1955 to 1960. She has been a member of Actors' Equity since 1958.

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