Upcoming Production: Scrooge, A Musical Christmas Carol

Posted By on October 30, 2015

Scrooge program cover

Brundage Park Playhouse is pleased to announce auditions for its upcoming show

Performance Dates: December 4 and 11 at 8:00 pm

December 5, 6, 12 and 13 at 2:00 pm.

Adapted by Mark Carovale

Directed by Mark Carovale



The classic story of Ebenezer Scrooge, from the Charles Dickens story “A Christmas Carol”. Scrooge is visited by the ghost of his partner Jacob Marley and is told he will be visited later that night by three spirits. If he can alter his miserly ways, Scrooge can change his gloomy fate and escape an eternity of agony.


Ebenezer Scrooge, London’s worst miser: Mark Carovale, Wharton

Scrooge (as a boy) and Adam:  Jake Marsh

Scrooge (as a young man): Christopher Lange, Succasunna

Fan, Scrooge’s sister: Jackie Klein, Flanders

Fred, Scrooge’s nephew: Kenny Roggencamp, Dover

Scrooge’s fiancée: Clare Capuzzi, Morris Plains

Marley’s ghost: Alex Marchesani, Vernon

Spirit of Christmas Past: Alicia Vega, Randolph

Spirit of Christmas Present: Rene Dussault, Randolph

Spirit of Christmas Future: Jon Reisch, Oakland.

Bob Cratchit, Scrooge’s clerk: Jeffrey Meudt, Budd Lake

Mrs. Cratchit: Alicia Vega, Randolph

Belinda Cratchit: Alexa Yudoff, Succasunna

Martha Cratchit: Kristin Ware, Newton

Peter Cratchit: Nick Short, Randolph

Tiny Tim Cratchit: Nick Profito, Chester

Thomas, Scrooge’s clerk: Michael O’Connor, Succasunna

Harold, Scrooge’s clerk: Christopher Lange, Succasunna

Richard, Scrooge’s Clerk: Alex Gelpke

Emily, Fred’s fiancée: Vanessa J. Hartkopf, Rockaway

Topper, friend to Fred: Alex Marchesani, Vernon

Polly, friend to Fred: Amanda Claas, Morris Plains

First Gentleman: Rene Dussault, Randolph

Second Gentleman: Jon Reisch, Oakland.

Fezziwig: Rene Dussault, Randolph

Dick Wilkins, young Scrooge’s fellow apprentice: Michael O’Connor 

Joe, the pawnbroker: Rene Dussault, Randolph

The Undertaker: Christopher Lange, Succasunna

Mrs. Filcher, the laundress: Clare Capuzzi, Morris Plains

Mrs. Dilber, charwoman: Amanda Claas

Chorus: Collin Ware, Newton and Austin Visco


Performances will be at the playhouse on Carrell Road in Randolph, New Jersey.  For ticket reservations, please call (973) 989-7092.

Tickets are $15 for Seniors over 62 and Children under 12. All other tickets are $20. No one under the age of four is permitted to any main stage production. Please, no babes in arms.

A Visa or Mastercard is required to hold all reservations.  American Express is not accepted. 

Tickets can only be exchanged up  to 24 hours ahead of the production by calling the box office at (973) 989-7092 during weekdays only.

For further information please contact Brundage Park Playhouse at (973) 989-7092 or visit our website at http://brundageparkplayhouse.org/



Upcoming Production: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum

Posted By on October 22, 2015

Funny Thing__Forum ProgramBrundage Park Playhouse is pleased to announce its upcoming show
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum


Performance Dates:  February 19, 20, 21, 26 27 28 March 4, 5, 6

Book by  Burt Shevelove and Larry Gelbart
Music and Lyrics by  Stephen Sondheim
Based on the plays of Plautus


Directed by Mark Carovale

Assistant Director:  Larry Turner


A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum is a seriously hilarious
Tony Award winning Broadway musical  that involves the scheming
Psedulous, an ambitious slave in ancient Rome, who wants his freedom. By
convincing his master’s son, Hero, to marry the lovely Philia,
Psedulous hopes his master Senex will free him. A good plan, but as the
opening song tells us: “Something familiar, something peculiar,
something for everyone: a comedy tonight!”


Prologus, an actor
Senex, an old man
Domina, his wife
Hero, his son, in love with Philia
Hysterium, Slave to Senex and Domina
Pseudolus, slave to Hero
Erronius, an old man
Miles Gloriosus, a warrior
Lycus, a buyer and seller of courtesans
Tintinabula, a courtesan
Panacea, a courtesan
The Geminae, courtesan twins
Vibrata, a courtesan
Gymnasia, a courtesan
Philia, a virgin
The Proteans


For further information please contact Brundage Park Playhouse at (973) 989-7092 or visit our website at www.brundageparkplayhouse.org  .