Jamie Sanders, who is making his professional stage debut in the Kansas City Repertory Theatre’s production of “The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time,” has Tourette’s syndrome. Sanders (right) plays the character Christopher, who is autistic. Sanders rehearses a scene with Bree Elrod, who plays Siobhan.
Jamie Sanders, who is making his professional stage debut in the Kansas City Repertory Theatre’s production of “The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time,” has Tourette’s syndrome. Sanders (right) plays the character Christopher, who is autistic. Sanders rehearses a scene with Bree Elrod, who plays Siobhan. Jill Toyoshiba jtoyoshiba@kcstar.com
Jamie Sanders, who is making his professional stage debut in the Kansas City Repertory Theatre’s production of “The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time,” has Tourette’s syndrome. Sanders (right) plays the character Christopher, who is autistic. Sanders rehearses a scene with Bree Elrod, who plays Siobhan. Jill Toyoshiba jtoyoshiba@kcstar.com

Actor with Tourette’s portrays character with autism in KC Rep’s new play

January 24, 2018 07:00 AM