Who’s Who in BOOTY!

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….

"Auntie Nona", "Mona-mee", The "Mag Twins," 1976

Aunt Winona, Ramona, Davi & Will Mag, 1976

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.

"Rooftop Ray"

“Rooftop Ray”

 

 

Ray Howell – British artist and activist who recently moved into Ramona’s building. Hangs out on the roof.

Sloane & Carlisle

Sloane & Carlisle

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.”

Dr. Hannah Holzer

Dr. Hannah Holzer

And then there are the Pirates, mateys… all based on actual historical American pirates in the 17th & 18th centuries

Rachel Wall, Fanny Campbell, Sadie the Goat, Albert W. Hicks

Rachel Wall, Fanny Campbell, Sadie the Goat, Albert W. Hicks

 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

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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.

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“BOOTY! A Revolutionary Pirate Tale” debut – Cincy Fringe 2014

 

 A historically hip & happening musical!

YO HO HO! Boston, MA, 1976! Pirate Purgatory Purged!  Three feisty, fierce female pirates booted out their hellish hole of empty and into a hot, hip 70s summer. Their mission? To pillage and plunder, preparing 17 year old Ramona Schmidt and friends to navigate the sordid yearnings of mind, body and soul. Chock full of pirate props, song & dance, magic boots, revolutions, revelations, sexy Brits, cigarettes and so much more! Avast Ye!

Tangled Leaves Theatre Collective is bloody thrilled to bring their 4th collaborative creation to Cincinnati Fringe Festival 2014! Originally inspired by the book, Booty! Girl Pirates on the High Seas by Sara Lorimer, Serenity Fisher and Robin O’Neal Kissel once again enthrall audiences with this quirky, fun production, including three fascinating pirate femmes from American history…Rachel WallSadie the Goat, and Fanny Campbell.

Rachel Wall

Rachel Wall

 

 

Sadie the Goat

Sadie the Goat

Fannie Campbell

Fannie Campbell

Batten down the hatches!

Prepare ye for Adventure!