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The Comedy of Errors

Directed by James Dunn

Antipholus and Dromio

Producer’s Perspective:

Our “Comedy” almost started out as a tragedy. Shortly before we were set to hold auditions for the summer, we learned that our long-time friend and colleague Jim Dunn would need to have brain surgery. Jim told us he would be fine with us selecting a different director for the production; our choice was to wait and see how Jim felt.

Jim came through his surgery with flying colors and we moved ahead somewhat tentatively with the casting and production planning. Fortunately, we were able to find an astonishingly talented group of comedians who took the script and ran with it, making Jim’s job a little easier. We were delighted to have Mary Knoll and LeAnne Rumbel, two of the funniest ladies to grace any North Bay stage, as our Ephesian sisters. The versatile Andrew Jackson returned from the previous summer to play both Antipholuses – or Antipholi? Yet we had some trouble finding the perfect Dromio, an exceptionally key role.



Cast of Characters

Duke Solinus
2nd Merchant
Dr. Pinch



Jack Powell*
Stephen Dietz
Bruce Viera
John Basiulis
Andrew Fonda Jackson*
Brandon Roberts
Mary Knoll*
LeAnne Rumbel
Jonathan Gonzalez*
John Basiulis
Christopher Hammond
Erica O'Connor
Suraya Keating
Robert Currier
Maureen O'Donoghue

Morgan Green, Sean Gunnell, Ben Knoll, Rebekah Moore

Brandon Roberts

Production Staff:


Artistic Director - Robert Currier

Managing Director - Lesley Schisgall Currier

Choreographer - Cynthia Pepper

Costume Design - Patricia Polen

Fight Director - John Basiulis

Lighting Design - Ellen Brooks

Props Design - Sarah Joynt-Borger

Set Design - Bruce Lackovic

Sound Design - Billie Cox

Production Stage Manager - Heath Belden*

* Member of Actor's Equity Association








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