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Noises Off By the Numbers


Dying is Easy.  Comedy is Hard.

  9: cast members
20: roles played
24: days of rehearsal
  2: matching pairs of pants for actor Mark Carapezza: one to wear/one to ruin each night.
  8: actor falls
  3: flower bouquets
  4: cacti destroyed (so far)
  4: tax demand letters & envelopes per show (to represent just 1)
  4: plates of sardines (2 with sardines glued down, 2 with them loose)
16: times the axe is passed between actors in 14 pages of script
57+ times the whisky bottle changes hands
81: door slams (at least)
188: entrances and exits in Act II alone

2nd: day of June the show closes.  Don't miss it!

(508) 228-4305: Box Office

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Photo by Laurie Richards/Pixel Perfect


I love this way of breaking down a play. Comedy IS hard, but somehow I think enjoying this play will be easy.