COSTA MESA, CA -- Casting has been completed on Joe Orton's What the Butler Saw , opening April 24 at South Coast Repertory for a one-month run.
Bill Cohen, Richard Doyle, David Fenner, Carla Harting, John-David Keller and Joan Stuart Morris are the featured performers. Tim Vasen directs for SCR, with sets & costumes by Michael Vaughn Sims and lights by Jane Resiman. Kristen Ahlgren is production stage manager.
According to a company spokesperson, What the Butler Saw is "a high-energy farce set in a mental institution, where oversexed doctors are losing their patients at an alarming rate."
Tickets are $18-$41, with discounts for students, seniors and groups. The April 25 matinee will be a "Pay What You Will" performance. Tues.-Sat. at 8 PM; Sun. at 7:30 PM; weekend matinees at 2:30.
PM. The SCR is at 655 Town Center Drive. Call (714) 708-5555. -- By Willard Manus
Southern California Correspondent