The Rude Mechanicals

August 30 - September 1, 2013
Shedd Theatre, CPAC

A salute to the "play within the play" of A Midsummer Night's Dream. Peter Quince is out of work and persuades "the rude mechanicals" to compete for a prize the duke is offering in honor of his wedding.


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Production Team

Robin Goodfellow

Catherine Huffman


Joe Bishara & Liz Wheeler

Robin's Minions

Rose Clubok, Georgia Fried, Scarlett Fried, Zeke Fried

Assistant to the Directors

Emma Fullen

Nick Bottom

Gabe Garnes

Stage Manager

Christine Hentz

Duke #1

Tanner Sells

Lighting Designer

Curtiz "Nitz" Brown

Duke #2

Toby Hattemer

Set Designer

Edith Dinger Wadkins

Hippolyta #1

Olivia Poling

Sound Designer

Russell Boiarsky

Hippolyta #2

Carly Sells

Prop Master

Liz Wheeler

Peter Quince

Kate Glaser


Sarah Anne Kauffman


Katie Stewart

Robin Starveling

Anna Morley

Francis Flute

Corinne Gorgas


Stella Fried



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