Ripcord

By David Lindsay-Abaire

Directed by Sean Langenecker

Marilyn and Abby, two residents in a nursing home, unwillingly share a room and engage in a bet to get single occupancy. Things go too far until death and family finally put an end to the contest. A comedy.

Produced by Strollers Theatre at Bartell Theatre's Evjue Stage, 113 E. Mifflin St., Madison

Performances: October 15-30, 2021

Performance Times:
Oct 15, 16, 20-23, 28, 29 @ 8pm
Oct 17, 24, 30 @ 2pm

Ticket Prices: $20

Call 608-661-9191 for reservations or more information.

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Auditions

Auditions will be held on the following days:

6/20/2021
6/21/2021

Auditions will be held in person at the Bartell Theatre, 113 E Mifflin at 7pm Sunday and Monday, June 20 and 21. Current CDC guidelines will be followed. Virtual auditions may be arranged with vicepresident@strollerstheatre.org. Please arrive on time either evening and be prepared to share, in writing, any conflicts between Aug 29-Oct 30. Auditions will consist of performing sides from the script and should take about 2 hours. All roles are available for all people.
Rehearsals will begin August 29 and the show runs October 15-30. Contact vicepresident@strollerstheatre with any questions.
Characters:
MARILYN- 60-80, she/her; “the nice one”
ABBY- 60-80, she/her; “the cranky one”
SCOTTY- 18-50, he/him; resident aide and member of the haunted house (Deathrow Inmate)
BENJAMIN/LEWIS/CLOWN- 20-40, he/him; Abby’s son/Marilyn’s son/member of the haunted house
COLLEEN/WOMAN in WHITE- 20-40, she/her; Marilyn’s daughter/member of the haunted house
DEREK/ZOMBIE BUTLER- 20-40, he/him; Colleen’s husband/member of the haunted house