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September 17, 2010

 

Cast in Place for My Three Angels

Director Jeralyn Shattuck has announced the cast for My Three Angels, a "wicked" Christmas comedy by Sam and Bella Spewack. Gaslight's production will be directed by Jeralyn Shattuck.

First, the Plot:

The scene is French Guiana, a region where on Christmas day the temperature has graciously dropped to 104 degrees. Three convicts are employed as roofers by a family (Felix Ducotel, his wife Emilie and daughter Marie-Louise), whose roof is in desperate need of maintenance. On the way from France is evil-minded cousin Henro, to oust Felix from his business, and his cold-blooded nephew Paul, who is jilting the father's daughter for an heiress. Convicts Jules, Joseph and Alfred—two of them murderers, the third a swindler—take the visitors on. All three have warm hearts and are passionate believers in true justice. Possessing every criminal art and penal grace, they set matters right and in doing so redeem themselves as real life angels to the grateful family.

The Cast:

Our Family:
Felix Ducotel: Larry Vinal
Emilie Ducotel: Karen LaPlante
Marie Louise Ducotel: Elizabeth Chasse
An Irritating Neighbor:
Mme. Parole: Ellen Clair Lamb
Our Angels:
Jules: Juan Lavalle-Rivera
Joseph: Bart Shattuck
Alfred: Cory King
Our Villains:
Henri - Mike Clements
Paul - Bill McLean
A Mysterious Stranger:
Lieutenant: James Paine

Sound design will be by Jodi Harvey.

My Three Angels will open at Hallowell City Hall on November 12th.

  • November 12th and 13th, 8:00 pm
  • November 14th, 2:00 pm matinee
  • November 18th, 7:30 pm
  • November 19th and 20th, 8:00 pm

For more information, please contact us.