Past Performance   Jan 24th-Feb 23rd 2020   
Fri, Sat 8:00pm; Sun Matinee 2:00pm; Sat Matinee 2PM


A Courtroom Drama, Intended For Mature Audiences.
by: Tom Topor

Directed by: Brent A. Stringfield
Produced by: Merrill Gill & Ruth Woodbeck

A Broadway hit, Nuts has been called the best courtroom melodrama since Witness for the Prosecution and The Caine Mutiny Court Martial. Set in a courtroom in New York's Bellevue Hospital, the story follows a high-priced call girl incarcerated on a charge for killing a violent "john". The State, represented by a court appointed psychiatrist and an aggressive prosecutor, say Claudia Faith Draper is unfit to stand trial. As testimony from experts, physicians and her parents unfolds, with her psyche and childhood dissected, she proves to the judge that she isn't "nuts" and stands legally sane at trial for manslaughter.

"[Has] the audience rooting for the good guys and hating the bad guys, as if the whole event was the most beautifully professional wrestling match you have ever seen. Nuts is a play that moves you ... you are in court watching a woman fight”

Produced by special arrangement with Samuel French, Inc.


Claudia Faith Kirk Draper
Dr. Herbert Rosenthal
Arthur Kirk
Judge Murdoch
Franklin MacMillan
The Recorder
Officer Harry Haggerty
Rose Kirk
Aaron Levinsky
Andrea Acuna
David Dartt
Dennis Floyd
Denise Griffin
Steve Murdock
Ariel Schilawski
Bart Schilawski
Linda Snyder
Pete Zanko
Merrill Gill
Ruth Woodbeck
Andrea AcunaDavid DarttDennis Floyd
Denise GriffinSteve MurdockAriel Schilawski
Bart SchilawskiLinda SnyderPete Zanko
Merrill GillRuth WoodbeckDirector: Brent A. Stringfield
Cast Photos by Daren Scott

Publicity Photos by Daren Scott

Technical Production Team:

Production AssistantMaggie Bomis
Stage ManagerDeanne Theodore
Rehearsal AssistantsMaggie Bomis, Merrill Gill, Gail Matson, Ruth Woodbeck
Legal Procedure ConsultantDennis Floyd
Set DesignLynn Wolsey
Set DressingBrent Stringfield
ConstructionJoel Colbourn, Ilana Baumgarten, Steve Murdock, Stan Ozenbough, Debi Pope, Jim Pope, Bart Schilawski, Deanne Theodore, Ed Theodore, Lynn Wolsey
Set PaintingMerrill Gill, Lynn Wolsey, Ruth Woodbeck
Specialty PaintingMerrill Gill, Brenda Townsend
Lighting DesignMark Zetler
Sound DesignDavid Farlow, Mark Zetler
Sound & Lighting TechnicianKatie McNabb
CostumerPam Stompoly-Ericson
PropertiesMaggie Bomis

In Memoriam
  • Brent Stringfield
  • Memorial Fund

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