There are a total of 14 characters in BOOTY! A Revolutionary Pirate Tale – played by a cast of 5 + one voice over.
Meet the far out characters who tell the tale of a steamy Boston Bicentennial scene….
Ramona Schmidt – 17. Lives with Aunt Winona. Attends private all-girls school. Wants to change the world.
Will Mag – Ramona’s neighbor and lifelong friend.All-American “boy next door.”
Davi Mag – Will’s twin sister. Ramona’s best friend. Boxing’s her thing.
Winona Stowe – Ramona’s guardian and hip auntie.
Ray Howell – British artist and activist who recently moved into Ramona’s building. Hangs out on the roof.
Sloane & Carlisle – Ramona’s jet-setting parents who traverse the globe in search of eclectic treasure.
Dr. Hannah Holzer – A pioneer in paranormal research. Loosely based on Hans Holzer, often credited with coining the term “Ghosthunter.”
And then there are the Pirates, mateys… all based on actual historical American pirates in the 17th & 18th centuries
Rachel Wall – Plundered and pillaged late 18th century, New England coast
Fanny Campbell – Heroic revolutionary pirate, New England colonies, 1775
Sadie Farrell ( Sadie “da Goat”) – gang member turned pirate, New York, 1860s
Albert W. Hicks (“Hicksey”) – Last pirate to be hung in America, 1860. Bedloe Island, New York
Gallus Mag – Massive British woman bouncer at “The Hole in the Wall” Bar
Captain Channing – an intentional mystery
Jared Joplin plays all male roles: Will Mag, Ray Howell, Carlisle Schmidt, Hicksey + random pirates/crew
Serenity Fisher plays Ramona Schmidt and Fanny Campbell + random pirates
Allison Bishop plays Davi Mag, Sadie the Goat, Sloane Schmidt + random pirates
Amy Lord Flury plays Aunt Winona and Rachel Wall + random pirates
Missy Williamson plays the ship’s sail, Gallus Mag, Hannah Holzer + random pirates
* Bett Kooris plays Captain Channing
Yes, it’s quite a production! Especially since the playwrights vowed to keep it simple this time round 🙂 Go figure.