LEVELS' SUMMER 2014 THEATRE PRODUCTION...



THURSDAY • FRIDAY • SATURDAY
AUGUST 14, 15 & 16
at 8:00 p.m.




The Mystery of Edwin Drood is a hilarious, interactive whodunit mystery musical that allows the audience to enter the action and become the ultimate detectives. The show is based on Charles Dickens’ unfinished novel of the same name. In the small town of Chesterham, England, the young and charming Edwin Drood has been mysteriously murdered. But by whom? His leering romantic rival, John Jasper? The infamous purveyor of opium and vice, Princess Puffer? The mysterious Landless twins, newly arrived from Ceylon? Or someone else even more dastardly and villainous? Unfortunately, Dickens passed away before he was able to reveal the culprit. Rupert Holmes’ award-winning musical solves this predicament by asking the audience to vote on the identity of the killer! They also get to choose which character is behind the false beard of detective Dick Datchery, and finally, which two characters are united in love at the end of the play. The play is supposedly being performed in 1892 by the Music Hall Royale, a traveling Victorian theatre troupe full of just as many colorful characters as the roles they play!

Book, Music, Lyrics & Orchestrations by Rupert Holmes
Based on the unfinished novel by Charles Dickens



Directed by Sarah Schlenker
Choreography by Jonathan Schindler

Produced by Emi Schaufeld
Set Design by Becka Shaktman

Costume Design by Jasmine Krause
Lighting Design by Lauren Brill
Light Board Operator, Ali Walker

Head of Construction, Tyler "T-Rex" Hakimian
Makeup & Hair Design by Elora Aclin
"Opium Den Ballet" Choreographed by Polina Pittell
Improv Captain / Costuming Assistant, Adi Sragovich
Deputy Stage Manager, Solly Kasab
Additional Conceptual Design by Lorna Wade

THE CAST
Nina Mor Your Chairman, Mr. William Cartwright
Solly Kasab Mr. James Throttle, Stage Manager
Richard Feder Mr. Clive Paget, as John Jasper
Charlotte Simone Miss Alice Nutting, as Edwin Drood
Michelle Geffner Miss Deidre Peregrine, as Rosa Bud
Sara Ann Gottlieb Miss Angela Prysock, as The Princess Puffer
Adi Sragovich Mr. Victor Grinstead, as Neville Landless
Jasmine Krause Miss Janet Conover, as Helena Landless
Spencer Berman Mr. Nick Cricker Senior, as Durdles
Ishaan Pathak Mr. Nick Cricker Junior, as Deputy
Jonathan Schindler Mr. Cedric Moncrieffe, as Reverend Crisparkle
Zachary Lee Mr. Philip Bax, as Bazzard & Waiter
Max Cruz Mr. Nicholas Michaels, Gentleman of the Ensemble
Nicole Cruz Miss Florence Gill, Lady of the Ensemble
Jasmine Guillen Miss Alana Eliot, Lady of the Ensemble
Maureen Guy Miss Harriet Sayle, as Beatrice & Lady of the Ensemble
Heather Han Miss Sarah Cooke, Lady of the Ensemble
Daisy Korman Miss Isabel Yearsley, Lady of the Ensemble
Isabella Malfi Miss Gwendolyn Pynn, as Wendy & Lady of the Ensemble
ZB Senft Miss Violet Balfour, as Shade of Jasper & Lady of the Ensemble
Omeed Tartak Mr. Medford Moss, Gentleman of the Ensemble

THE MUSICIANS
Elora Aclin Bass
Lauren Brill Trombone
Kurry Mansukhani Viola
Kris Bauman Piano

 

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