2015 - 2016 Season

No Biz Like Show Biz
September 23 - October 11, 2015
3 Weeks Only!!!

Arrangements & Musical Direction Victoria Stubbs
Conceived & Directed by Brian P. Allen
This original musical revue takes audiences on a journey through the Golden Age of Broadway as seen through the careers of Mary Martin and Ethel Merman.  Songs from hit shows like Anything Goes, South Pacific, Gypsy, Peter Pan, Girl Crazy and The Sound of Music will be featured along with gems from Once Touch of Venus, Red Hot and Blue, Leave It to Me and many others.   Three singers, Marie Dittmer, Lynne McGhee and Jen Means will enchant audiences through a musical cavalcade.

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Mama's Boy
October 28 - November 22, 2015
world premiere

Starring Betsy Aidem, Laurel Casillo, Graham Emmons & Erik Moody
Good Theater is proud to present the world premiere of this exciting new play from the author of Death by Design. Broadway veteran, Betsy Aidem plays Marguerite Oswald with Graham (The Rainmaker) Emmons as Lee Harvey Oswald, Laurel (The Rainmaker) Casillo as Marina Oswald and Erik (4000 Miles) Moody as Robert Oswald in this fascinating look at the mother and the family behind an event that changed the course of history.

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Sheer Madness
January 27 – March 20
Maine Premiere (8 weeks!!!)

by Paul Portner
Voted "Best Comedy of the Year" seven times by the Boston Globe and recipient of the title "Best Play of the Year" by both the Chicago Sun-Times and the Philadelphia EnquirerShear Madness has been inducted into the Comedy Hall of Fame, the first play ever to receive that accolade.  Shear Madness is listed in the Guiness Book of World Records as the longest running play in the history of the USA.  Starring Good Theater favorites Paul Drinan, Laura Houck, Kathleen Kimball, Conor Martin, and Michael Wood.

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Act One
April 6 – May 1, 2016
Regional Theater Premiere - First professional production since the Broadway debut!

by James Lapine from the autobiography by Moss Hart
The biggest play in Good Theater’s history!!! A cast of 14 actors play 60 roles in this sweet, touching, funny and very moving story of Broadway. Many of your favorite actors will bring these real-life characters to the stage. An incredible finale to Good Theater’s 14th season. Good Theater’s cast includes: Thomas Campbell, Betsy Dunphy, Paul Haley, Meredith Lamothe, Allison McCall, Halim Moldaver, Erik Moody, Tony Reilly, Amy Roche, Mark Rubin, Lisa Stathoplos, and Michael Wood.

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Special Events (non-subscription shows)

A Christmas Carol
(4 performances only!)

Adapted and starring Will Rhys
The amazing Will Rhys brings his own adaptation of the Dickens classic to life as he plays every character in A Christmas Carol!  A true tour de force performance that is not to be missed.  Great entertainment for the entire family. Thanksgiving weekend only!

(Not part of the subscription series, but subscribers may substitue this show for any of the other show in the 4-show subscription package.  You may also add this show to your subscription at a discount!!!!)

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Broadway at Good Theater
December 2 - 6, 2015
6 Performances only! - Annual Fundraiser Concerts

This year Broadway at Good Theater will be a tribute to the 1930s and all of the amazing musicals to open on the Great White Way during that decade.  Shows written by the Gershwins, Cole Porter, Rodgers & Hart, Irving Berlin and Jerome Kern among many others.  Kenita R. Miller (The Color Purple, Ragtime, Xanadu) will be our Broadway guest star.  She will be joined by up and coming NYC singer Nicholas Callaway Foster and a cast of more than a dozen of your local favorites.  Shows sell out quickly, so be sure to get your tickets soon!

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Casts & Crews

No Biz Like Show Biz

Conceived and Directed by Brian P. Allen

Cast:
Marie Dittmer
Lynne McGhee*
Jen Means

Musical Director & Arrangements Victoria Stubbs
Set Design Craig Robinson
Lighting Design Iain Odlin
Costumes and Production Stage Manager Justin Cote
Technical Director Steve Underwood
Assistant Technical Director Craig Robinson

Mama’s Boy

By Rob Urbinati
Directed by Brian P. Allen

Cast:
Marguerite - Betsy Aidem*
Marina - Laurel Casillo*
Lee Harvey - Graham Emmons
Robert - Erik Moody

Set Design - Craig Robinson
Lighting Design - Iain Odlin
Costume Design - Justin Cote
Scenic Artist/Props - Cheryl Dolan
Technical Director - Steve Underwood
Assistant Technical Director - Craig Robinson

Shear Madness

By Paul Portner
Directed by Brian P. Allen

Cast:
Paul Drinan
Laura Houck*
Kathleen Kimball
Conor Martin
Michael Wood*

Set - On loan from Christopher Tarjan
Costumes - Justin Cote
Lighting Design - Iain Odlin
Stage Manager - Michael Lynch
Scenic Artist/Props - Cheryl Dolan
Technical Director Steve Underwood
Assistant Technical Director - Craig Robinson

Act One

By James Lapine from the autobiography by Moss Hart
Directed by Brian P. Allen

Cast:
Michael Wood* - Moss
Mark Rubin - Hart/Father/George Kaufman
Halim Moldaver - Mossy/Bernie
Thomas Campbell
Betsy Dunphy
Paul Haley
Meredith Lamothe
Allison McCall
Erik Moody
Tony Reilly
Amy Roche
Lisa Stathoplos

Costume Design - Justin Cote
Lighting Design - Iain Odlin
Scenic Artist/Props - Cheryl Dolan
Technical Director - Steve Underwood
Assistant Technical Director - Craig Robinson

A Christmas Carol

Adapted and performed by Will Rhys*

Broadway at Good Theater

Conceived & Directed by Brian P. Allen
Musical Director & Arrangements by Victoria Stubbs

Starring Kenita R. Miller
Special Guest Nicholas Callaway Foster

Featuring:
Glenn Anderson
Marissa Sheltra Brown
Kelly Caufield
Matt LaBerge
Jim Gaddis
Jennifer Manzi MacLeod
Conor Martin
Lynne McGhee
Jen Means
Halim Moldaver
Amy Roche
Benjamin Row
Steve Underwood

*Member Actors' Equity Association