Jul 26 – Aug 11, 2019

Music by Mark Hollmann
Lyrics by Mark Hollmann, Greg Kotis
Book by Greg Kotis

A side splitting sendup of greed, love, revolution (and musicals!), in a time when water is worth its weight in gold. We can’t wait for our most talented young performers to tackle this Tony Award winning satire. (Recommended for middle school and up.)

CAST

OFFICER LOCKSTOCK: Charlie Kollar
PENELOPE PENNYWISE: Savannah Sinclair
BOBBY STRONG: Jonah McKinley
LITTLE SALLY: Taylor Reister
DR. BILLEAUX /COP: Logan Schultz
DR. ASSISTANT/ROGER ROOSEVELT: Gregory Karcz
MR. MCQUEEN / JACOB ROSENBLOOM: Michael McQueeney
SENATOR FIPP: Max Vitkus
HOPE CLADWELL: Belle Babcock
OLD MAN STRONG /COP: Samuel Echevarria, Jr.
TINY TOM: Zach Thompson
SOUPY SUE: Laura Swartzendruber
LITTLE BECKY TWO SHOES: Claudia Hassler
BOBBY THE STOCKFISH: Ryan Hunek
CALDWELL B. CLADWELL: Kenneth Glesge
JOSEPHINE STRONG: Priya Pankheniya
MRS. MILLENNIUM /COP: Ellie Wheat
HOT BLADES HARRY: Casey Berkery
BILLY BOY BILL: Kiley Berkery
OFFICER BARRELL: Megan Simpson
ENSEMBLE/OFFICE STAFF/COPS: Annabelle Pietryka, Lydia Gosner, Melyssa Dawson, Emily Hermey

Brad Wages

Brad Wages

Director/Choreographer

An award-winning actor, director and choreographer, Brad’s work has been seen across the United States and Canada. He holds a B.F.A. from the University of Oklahoma and served as assistant director to Broadway directors Fran Soeder and Joe Layton. He has been seen in a number of national theatre tours and national commercials. He is thrilled to call Venice Theatre “home” and to have the privilege of guiding the next generation of young actors to the stage.

Peter Madpak

Peter Madpak

Music Director

A New Jersey native, Peter has been a Music Director and Vocal Coach since 1991. He is the Organist/Choirmaster at St. Marks Episcopal Church in Venice, and created the St. John’s UMC Community Playhouse , Hazlet, NJ in 2005. He has served on the faculty of the Count Basie theatre, Redbank, NJ. He recently he became the Artistic Director for The Venice Chorale in Venice.

Sponsored by

Ki Hassler

Elite Urology of Southwest Florida

Boone Law Firm

The Edmund & Elizabeth Campbell Family & Education Fund