A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum

A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum

Performances
May 3-19, 2019

Fridays & Saturdays: 8 pm ($20)
Sunday Matinees: 2 pm ($18)

To purchase tickets online, click on the link at the bottom of this page.

Some roles stiill available!

 

Male or female performers, age 20-40, who can sing and are physically agile, needed to play Proteans, the comic chorus who play multiple roles. 

Interested parties should contact director Penny Beene at pbwimsey@comcast.net
 
 

ABOUT THE SHOW:

Broadway's greatest farce is light, fast-paced, witty, irreverent and one of the funniest musicals ever written. A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum takes comedy back to its roots, combining situations from time-tested, 2000-year-old comedies of Roman playwright, Plautus, with the infectious energy of classic vaudeville. A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum is a nonstop laugh-fest in which Pseudolus, a crafty slave, struggles to win the hand of a beautiful, but slow-witted, courtesan named Philia for his young master, Hero, in exchange for freedom. The plot twists and turns with cases of mistaken identity, slamming doors and a showgirl or two.This unforgettable, hysterical musical allows a terrific ensemble of comedic actors to shine – "something for everyone, a comedy tonight!"

THE CAST

Prologus, an actor from the troupe

Pseudolus – Bill King

Senex – Jack Kramer

Domina – Nancy Segal

Hero – Jeremy Picker

Philia – Chelsea Cylinder

Hysterium – Vincent Fox

Marcus Lycus – Tim Oskin

Miles Gloriosus – JP Timlin

Erronius – Jim Copeland

Tintinabula – Gabby Gove

Panacea – Marilisa Maldonado

The Geminae – Violet Wiley. Anna Samodai

Vibrata – Tempest Carter

Gymnasia – Sharon McLaughlin Daws

Protean and understudy for Hero: Nathan Durso

Understudy for Hysterium and Protean - Julie Lacontora


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