Over the River and Through the WoodsBy Joe DiPietro
Faced with a life-changing career decision, Nick must navigate the scheming shenanigans of all four of his grandparents to make him stay. Surprises and hilarity abound in this family fiasco.
From the author of I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change; The Last Romance; and Broadway's Memphis.
Ronald J. Aulgur*
Nick Santa Maria*
RONALD J. AULGUR began his life in the theatre about forty years ago at the Neighborhood Playhouse in New York. His credits include Death of a Salesman, The Price and The Sum of Us for American Stage. Eight seasons with Arkansas Rep. Including Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? And I’m Not Rappaport. Other regional theatres include the Tennessee Rep’s production of To Kill a Mockingbird.
ADREA FLETCHER National Tour: The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, The Monkey’s Paw, The Necklace, The Celebrated Jumping Frog Calaveras County. Regional: My Fair Lady, The Music Man (Zanetta), Follies. University: Brigadoon (Fiona), Hello Again (Young Wife), Guys and Dolls (Sarah), Two Gentleman of Verona, Hay Fever, I Hate Hamlet.
RANDI KLEIN is thrilled to be making her FST debut. She last appeared in Arsenic and Old Lace at the Phoenix Theatre in Arizona, also directed by Ms. Holloway. Recent work includes The Fool in King Lear (directed by Marshall W. Mason) and her major-motion-picture debut in a to-be-released comedy-thrill starring David Arquette. She is also a teacher, coach, and director.
NICK SANTA MARIA Broadway and National Tour: Grease! (Vince Fontaine). Off-Broadway: Secrets Every Smart Traveler Should Know (co-author and composer, original RCA soundtrack recording). Regional: Over the River and Through the Woods (Nick), The Caldwell Theatre, I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change, Florida Studio Theatre. Recent Film: Holy Man. Television: The Buffalo Bill Show, Jelly Bean Jungle
BENJAMIN STEWART Broadway: Night of the Iguana -- Circle-in-the-Square. Regional: Twelfth Night, False Admissions, The Importance of Being Earnest – Hartford Stage. Saint Joan, Macbeth, Merton of the Movies, The Devil’s Disciple – L.A. Music Center. 1776, A View from the Bridge – Pioneer Theater Company. Shakespeare’s Venus and Adonis (one-man show) – Mark Taper Forum.
MARY TAHMIN played the lead role on Broadway in Two for the Seesaw. Played leading roles on television, extensive regional theatre and off-Broadway, took over lead roles as standby for Renee Taylor and Nanette Fabray in New York’s Bermuda Avenue Triangle, and just completed a production of this play directed by Dante Albertie.
Director | Victoria Holloway
Stage Manager | Jennifer L. Boris*
Scenic & Lighting Designer | Eric C. Craft
Costume Designer | Marcella Beckwith
* Denotes Member of Actors' Equity Association. The Union of Professional Actors and Stage Managers in the United States.