In Flagrante Gothicto

Author: 
Alice Dodd & Jillian Armenante
Director: 
Jillian Armenante
Date: 
2000

Dates: August 25--September 30, extended through October 22, 2000

Location: The McCadden Place Theater

Ensemble:
Headmaster-Sinai-Chief Sal-Captain: Jim Anzide
Aunt Agnes-Countess-Islander: Cindy Basco
Mrs. Bernely: Anastasia Basil
Lilly-Monk-Islander: Tom Beyer
(Unnamed Heroine): Alice Dodd
Victorine-Ishtabey: Emma Jane Mezher
Dora-Olivette-Islander: Shannon O'Hurley
Hampstead Hamilton: William Salyers
Father-Marquis-Sailor-Priest: John Sylvain

Understudies: Wendy Abas, Richard Augustine, Peter Carrs, Nancy Fassett, Arianna Navarre, Jacob Sidney, Amy Thiel, Jennifer Toffel, David Paul Wichert

Production Team:
Director: Jillian Armenante
Assistant Director: Julia Hamilton
Co-Producers: Jim Anzide & Jillian Armenante
Production Manager: Tim Sabourin
Production Consultant: Matt Sweeney
Scenic Design: Gary Smoot
Scenic Painter: Gregory Music
Costume Design: M.E. Dunn
Lighting Design: Dan Weingarten
Sound Design: Jillian Armenante
Props Design: Michael Rainey
Assistant Props: Amy Thiel
Sound Board Operator: Beatrice Casini
Light Board Operator: Seth Cutler
Graphic Designer: Nicole Hagedorn
Graphics Editor: Mark Hesselgrave
Program: Jonathan Winn
Fight Consultants: The Thrown Gauntlet
Pious Holiday Music Composed and Performed By: Chris Jeffries
Ishtabey Theme Composed and Performed By: Ray Wilcox and Jillian Armenante
Stage Manager: Julia Hamilton

Awards:

Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle Awards:
Production
Direction
Writing
Ted Schmitt Award (for outstanding world premiere of a new play)

L.A. Weekly Awards:
Playwriting
Comedy Ensemble

LA Weekly Award Nominations:
5 total

LA Weekly Pick of the Week

Garland Awards:
Production
Direction
Writing
Ensemble
Lead Actress - Alice Dodd

Ovation Award nomination:
Featured Actress - Anastasia Basil

2000 Maddy Awards:
Playwriting
Direction

LA Times Critics Choice


Press:
"Satiric meatloaf of an exceptionally tasty order." - LA Times
"A hilarious romp." - Backstage West
"In Flagrante Gothicto, a Gothic romance parody at a tiny Hollywood theater, landed seven Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle nominations, more than any other production in this year's competition, the organization announced Tuesday. "--Don Shirley, Times Theater Writer