A Funny Thing Happened On the Way to the Forum, 2013

funnyBook by Burt Shevelove and Larry Gelbart
Music and Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
Based on the plays of Plautus

May 11-19

Forum, set in Roman times, tells the story of Pseudolus, a slave who must obey his domineering mistress, his master (“That Dirty Old Man”, one of the show’s musical numbers, will tell you all you need to know about him), and their idealistic son named (appropriately) Hero. Pseudolus yearns to be free- until, one day, his young master agrees to grant him his freedom in exchange for the girl of his dreams (who just happens to be the young virgin in a house of courtesans living next door!). Come and enjoy an evening of musical farce full of togas, dancing girls, mishaps, chases, disguises… and hilarity!

Cast:
Pseudolus: Fran Page
Hero: Timothy Englert
Philia: Linny Kinney
Senex: Bo Guyer
Domina: Cara Tower
Lycus, Hysterium u/s: Chris Peck
Hysterium: Jim Gocha
Erronius: Ginny Peck
Miles Gloriosis: Jim “Vito” Rogato
Tintinabula: Dee Dee Monahan
Panacea: Olivia Etchings
Vibrata: Christa Hollingsworth
Gymnasia, Domina u/s: Claudia Malo
Protean #1: Ian Clemence-Schreiner
Protean #2: Loriann Jesseman
Protean #3: Robert Wetherell

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Production Team:
Director/ Choreographer: Vicki Etchings
Musical Director: Jordan Ostrowski
Costumes Designer: Dulcenia Walker
Stage Manager: Amy Zabiegalski
Production Manager: Kyle Trumble

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