About the Play

David Ives’ new translation/adaptation of Feydeau’s A FLEA IN HER EAR was commissioned by Chicago Shakespeare Theater and the World Premiere was presented on March 10, 2006, at CST, Artistic Director, Barbara Gaines; Executive Director, Criss Henderson.

A FLEA IN HER EAR was created with funds from the Prince Prize for Commissioning Original Work, which was awarded to David Ives, Gary Griffin and Chicago Shakespeare Theater in 2005.

Additional production sponsorship provided by Gayle and Glenn R. Tilles.

A FLEA IN HER EAR (IVES) is presented by special arrangement with Broadway Licensing, LLC, servicing the Dramatists Play Service collection. (www.dramatists.com)

Special Thanks

Swift Creek Mill Theatre

Tom Topinka

Roy Robinson