Election Day, 2004: A simple ride to the polls turns into a hostage situation in Mark Burns’ raucous political comedy featuring Anne Coulter, Oscar Wilde, Antigone, King Lear, and the ringtone version of I Won’t Back Down.
Will “calm” tea conquer partisan hysteria?
Do cell phones survive submersion in toilets?
Can Republicans and Democrats find any common ground?
A world premiere by Mark Burns
Directed by Beth Cummings*
Fight Choreography by Libby Beyreis*
CAST: Dawn “Sam” Alden* (Elizabeth), Gillian N. Humiston* (Taylor), Elisé Lammers (Jamie), Morgan Manasa* (Melanie), Meghan M. Martinez* (Susan), Ryan Christopher Zarecki (Tommy/Deer)
STAFF: Arielle Augustyn (Costume Design), Leigh Barrett* (Producer, Lighting Design), Alex Braatz (Sound Design), Kit Libenschek (Props Design), Jeff Lisse (Scenic Design), Kjerstine McHugh* (Stage Manager), Emily Sweeney (Scene Painter)
Graphic Design: grumpy monkey graphics & design
Media Relations: Tree Falls Productions
All photos by Johnny Knight