Comedy on stage
Region - posted Sep, 27 2013
REGION - The Windsor Jesters are presenting a production of Ray Cooney’s “Funny Money,” a hilarious British Farce, on Oct. 11, 12, 18 and 19. Curtain is at 8 p.m. all days; there will also be a 1 p.m. matinee on Saturday, Oct. 12. The Windsor Jesters are Connecticut’s oldest continuously performing community theater group. The show is directed by Chris Bushey; Helen Aveline of Glastonbury is stage manager. The cast includes Lorrie Bacon as Jean Perkins; Nate Strick as Henry Perkins; Summer Echelson, of Enfield, as Betty Johnson; and Eric Michaelian, also of Enfield, as Vic Johnson. Troy Walcott plays Bill the taxi driver; Bill Mullen plays detective Sgt. Davenport; Bruce Showalter plays detective Sgt. Slater; and Ed Lewis, of Bolton, plays the passerby. The play is being performed in the L.P. Wilson Community Center, 599 Matianuck Ave., Windsor. Prepaid tickets are $16 for general admission; $13 for students and senior citizens. Tickets purchased at the door are $18 general admission; $16 for students and seniors. For tickets or information, www.windsorjesters.org or www.facebook.com/windsorjesters and firstname.lastname@example.org.