Around the World in 80 Days

Around the World in 80 Days

by Laura Eason, adapted from the novel by Jules Verne, directed by Lavina Jadhwani

December 5–22, 2019

Dusty Loo Bon Vivant Theater

A small cast deftly plays a globe’s worth of characters in this fantastic adaptation of the classic novel. Phileas Fogg bets that he will circumnavigate the world in only 80 days, then finds the task more challenging than he ever imagined. How will he get home? This rollicking, inventive adventure will be a holiday hit for the whole family.

As every person is different, we do not usually offer age recommendations for our productions; however we will offer a content advisory and are always happy to talk with you if you have specific questions. Please email [email protected]

Around The World in 80 Days content advisory: This production contains elephants, lots of excitement, world travel, a trip to an opium den, but no hot air balloon.


  • Tyler EsselmanPhileas Fogg
  • Regina FernandezVon Darius
  • Minita GandhiNaidu
  • Abner GeneceCaptain Speedy
  • Ian Michael MinhColonel Stamp Proctor
  • Colton PrattDetective Fix
  • Rasika RanganathanAouda
  • Peter TrinhJean Passepartout

Artistic Team

  • Lavina JadhwaniDirector
  • Arnel SanciancoScenic Designer
  • Leah Chandler-MillsDialect/Vocal Coach
  • Pheobe BoyntonCostume Designer
  • Mike WoodLighting Designer
  • Carlos FloresSound Designer
  • Regina FernandezMovement Designer
  • Tyler EsselmanFight Designer/Fight Captain
  • Malia StonerStage Manager
  • Seth AlisonMaster Electrician
  • Chelsea MitchellProps Designer

Thank you to our generous sponsors:

  • The Kraemer Family Endowment at the Kraemer Family Library
  • Logo for The Shubert Foundation
  • Logo for El Pomar Foundation
  • Logo for Judy & Craig Carnick
  • Bob Johnson Memorial Fund
  • Kathy Loo & Jim Raughton
  • Ed & Mary Osborne
  • Joyce R. Carlson
  • Logo for The Gazette
  • Logo for Rocky Mountain Restaurant Group