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Our 2001-2002 Season: Mainstage

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Beauty Queen of Leenane

Written by Martin McDonagh

Winner of four Tony Awards and the 1998 Lucille Lortel Award for outstanding play. Hailed by critics and audiences across the globe. Set in the mountains of Connemara, County Galway, Beauty Queen is a domestic brew spiked with Irish humor and seat-gripping suspense in which mother and daughter engage in a bitter but hilarious battle of wills. It is the darkly comic tale of Maureen Folan, a plain and lonely woman in her early forties, and Mag, her manipulative aging mother, whose interference in Maureen's first and possibly final chance of a loving relationship sets in motion a train of events that leads inexorably towards the play's terrifying dénouement. Martin McDonagh is a natural storyteller who delivers laughs, action and a gallery of fascinating rogues. This show contains mature subject matter and language.

Opening Night: Friday, March 08, 2002 - Closing Night: Saturday, March 23, 2002

Cast

MaureenColleen O'Connor
PatoMichael O'Hagan
RayPaul Rivers
MagSandy Robertson

Production Staff

DirectorBill Purdy
ProducerCeCe Dwyer
Lillian Miller
Stage ManagerJanine Wentz
Assistant Stage ManagerShannon Zelitch
Set DesignSal Ruggiero
Set ConstructionRoger Clark
Set Construction-CrewHoward Henn
Beau Kennedy
Marty Kleindienst
Bill Purdy
Pete Talarico, Jr
Pete Talarico, Sr.
Steve Zevas
Stage CrewGeraldine Baillod
Stacey Wilbur
Set DecorJonathan Wentz
Scenic ArtistJonathan Wentz
Painting CrewGeraldine Baillod
Bobbie Besiack
Rich Maloy
Lillian Miller
Lauren Moran Mills
Bill Purdy
Alice Regan Moynahan
Mary Rode
Sal Ruggiero
Tom Schopper
Brian Schopper
Claire Siegmund
Janine Wentz
Shannon Zelitch
Lighting DesignHannah Hendry
Lighting Board OperationStewart Shaw
Lighting-CrewCraig LoGrande
Todd Mills
Lauren Moran Mills
Michael O'Hagan
Bill Purdy
Alice Regan Moynahan
Stewart Shaw
Larry Wilbur
Sound DesignJeff Knapp
Sound OperationStewart Shaw
Sound CrewMichael O'Hagan
Bill Purdy
PropsGeraldine Baillod
Meg Renton
Props-CrewClaire Siegmund
Janine Wentz
CostumesCeCe Dwyer
Lillian Miller
Make-Up / HairJoan Agosta
PhotographyErin Mills
FlyersTom Schopper
PublicityTom Schopper
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