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Escape From Happiness
by George F Walker

Director - Helen Embury
ProducerLeslie Gaudette
Stage ManagerGordon Mantle
Assistant Stage ManagerGina Challenger

Run Dates: April 16 – May 16, 2015
Escape From Happiness is Langley Players' FVZ Festival Entry.

This ain't your typical white picket fence type of family.
Meet the Quinns, a dysfunctional working class family from the wrong side of town. Headed by a mother who maintains only the most tenuous connection to reality, the family consists of three daughters who display a variety of neuroses and a chronically ill old man who may or may not be their father. Add to the mix a couple of criminals of dubious intelligence and two police officers who are not the darlings of the force's PR department and we have all the ingredients for a wonderful dark comedy by award winning Canadian playwright, George F. Walker. Some Coarse Language.

Shows start at 8:00pm Thursday through Saturday. Sunday matinees start at 2:00pm.
We suggest you arrive 1/2 hour before show time.
Admission is $15.00 – PAYMENT BY CASH OR CHEQUE ONLY


Featuring
Mahara Sinclair as Nora | Jacqueline Ainsworth as Elizabeth | Judith Betzler as Mary Ann | Joanna Williams as Gail | Philip Hale as Junior | Mike Busswood as Tom | Rebecca Strom as Dian | Brian Johnston as Mike | Chris Carver as Rolly | Shane Rochon as Stevie
Production Crew

Assitant Stage Manager: Gina Challenger | Casting Committee: Helen Embury, Shirley Clark, Leslie Gaudette, Dave WilliamsGordon Mantle | Set Design: Al Baratelli | Set Construction: Bob Purcell, Al BaratelliDave WilliamsBev Pride | Set Decorators: Karen McTavish and Vicki Nelson | Set Decoration Team: Joe TentaPeter GodardLeslie Gaudette, Bev Pride, Arleen Williams, Norley Smith, Dave Williams, Peter Walton, Al Baratelli, Janet Ingram-Johnson, Carol Baratelli, Karin Fitzgerald, Dan Tribe | Props: Mary Renvall | Props Team: Raymond Hatton, Bunny Patterson, Liz Lower, Dan Tribe, Bev Pride| Costume Design: Bunny Patterson | Choreographer: Emma Cawood | Makeup: Gail Ruginis | Lighting Design: Jim Garnett | Lighting Assistant: Dan Tribe | Sound Design: Lori Smith | Technical Booth Operators: Jim Garnett, Lori SmithHelen EmburyBev Pride, June Ainsworth | Graphic Design: Mary Renvall | Program Design: Mary Renvall | FOH for Auditions: Arleen Williams, Lorrain Merwin | Photography: Janet Ingram-Johnson | Lobby Display: Janet Ingram-Johnson | Members' Night Gala: Arleen WilliamsLeslie Gaudette | Closing Night Gala: T.J.

Reservations: Jim Garnett | Website: Jim Garnett | Media Relations: Diane Gendron | Program Advertising: Leslie Gaudette | Front of House Volunteer Coordination: Raymond Hatton


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