The Girl Who Would Be King

The Girl Who Would Be King

El Centro Theatre    6/25/2010 - 8/1/2010 (schedule)

Category:  Comedy · World Premiere

In this modern day comedic fairy tale, a struggle for power leads to deceit, gender identity crisis, and ultimately true love. Even though this satirical fairy tale takes place in medieval times, it is told through the perspective of a modern day storyteller. We are forced to now ask the question: Have things really changed as much as we think? THE GIRL WHO WOULD BE KING has a playful and insightful manner of challenging traditional gender roles.

Once upon a time in a land far-far away, the Great King of Flugelhorn wanted to retire and spend his days feeding the ...Read More

Adriana Bate.... The Duchess
J. Blakemore.... Old Guard/Messenger/Chancellor
Patty Jean Robinson.... Ladies in Waiting
Riley Rose Critchlow.... Basil
Ross Gottstein.... King Heimlich
Sean Faye.... Charisma/Heinz
Shelley Delayne.... Storyteller (Alternate)
Tracy Eliott.... Storyteller (Alternate)
Warren Davis.... The Duke
Whitton Frank.... Clotilda
*=featured role

Richard Tatum ....  Director
Stephaine Boltjes ....  Stage Manager
Sasha Sobolevsky ....  assistant stage manager
Sasha Venola ....  Lighting Designer
Beth Arford ....  Costume Designer
Shelley Delayne ....  Scenic Designer


32nd annual L.A. Weekly Theater Awards Nominees
The Girl Who Would Be King gets two nominations - one for Best Direction and the other for Best Ensemble!
LA Weekly

Record created by: tracyeliott

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