Superior Donuts

by Tracy Letts

March 12 – April 10, 2011

Synopsis

A new comedy/drama from the author of two GableStage favorites – Killer Joe (2000) and Bug (2004) – and the Pulitzer Prize-winning August: Osage County. An offbeat friendship grows between a cantankerous white shop owner and an ambitious black teenager with something to hide. Amidst the changing face of an old Chicago neighborhood, a local donut shop becomes the setting for old secrets, new beginnings and the redemptive power of friendship.

Who’s Who

The Cast

CHAZ MENA: Max Tarasov
PATTI GARDNER: Officer Randy Osteen
JOHN ARCHIE: Officer James Bailey
SALLY BONDI: Lady Boyle
AVI HOFFMAN: Arthur Przybyszewski
MARCKENSON CHARLES: Franco Wicks
GORDON McCONNELL: Luther Flynn
PAUL HOMZA: Kevin Magee
ALEX ALVAREZ: Kiril Ivakin

The Artists

Playwright: Tracy Letts
Director: Joseph Adler
Set Design: Lyle Baskin
Lighting Design: Jeff Quinn
Sound Design: Matt Corey
Costumes: Ellis Tillman
Props: Beth Fath
Fight Choreography: Paul Homza
Technical Director: Carlos Rodriguez
Stage Manager: Kristin Pieski


Superior Donuts

Photos: George Schiavone