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Unnecessary Farce


June 1*-17, 2018
By Paul Slade Smith
Directed by Bill Pelletier


Tickets are available online now! Season Ticket Members can make reservations by writing tickets@olathetheatre.org or by calling our reservation hotline at 913-782-2990. Indicate preferred date and seats (seating chart).


Two cops. Three crooks. Eight doors. Go! In a cheap motel room, an embezzling mayor is supposed to meet with his female accountant, while in the room next door, two undercover cops wait to catch the meeting on videotape. This fast-paced farce is a comic gem!


“…a bona fide gut-busting laugh-a-thon.” – Daily Herald (Chicago)


(Appropriate for ages 13 and above.)


*Opening night, June 1: Guests will be treated to a post-show celebration with the cast and crew!



Eric Sheridan – Trevor Belt
Billie Dwyer – Jessica Franz
Karen Brown – Laura Irwin
Mayor Meekly – Bill Bergman
Agent Frank – Reed Uthe
Todd – Mike Tufano
Mary Meekly – Joyce Halford


Production Team:

Director – Bill Pelletier
Stage Manager – Dk Evenson
Set Design/Build – Bill Wright
Lighting Design – J. Patrick Inlow
Properties Design – Amanda Rhodes
Costume Design – Marla Gonzales


Tickets may be purchased with credit card, check, or cash. Free parking is available in the OCTA lot and on the street. Concessions are available for cash or credit donation and may be taken into the theater.


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