Jules Verne’s madcap adventure tale, complete with elephants, steamboats, trains, 7 continents, and a cast 30+ characters, is delivered on stage by five agile actors, a few perfect props, old-fashioned theatrical ingenuity and hilarious physical comedy. Zany fun.
FIZZY WINNING LARK - new york times
Directed by Kathleen Keenan
Scenic Design: Clay Coyle
Costume Design: Charis Churchill
Lighting Design: Janine Woods Thoma
Properties Design: Clay Coyle and Laura Gist
Sound Design & Music Consultant: Frank DiSalvo and Tim Tavcar
featuring: Courtney Wood, Nick Wheeler, Stephanie LaVardera, Doran Hamm, Lara Foy
Stampeding elephants! Raging typhoons! Runaway trains! Non-Stop Physical Comedy!! Hold onto your seats for the original "amazing race"! Join fearless adventurer Phileas Fogg and his faithful servant as they race to beat the clock!
Phileas Fogg has agreed to an outrageous wager that puts his fortune and his life at risk. With his resourceful servant Passepartout, Fogg sets out to circle the globe in an unheard-of 80 days. But his every step is dogged by a Scotland Yard detective who thinks he's a robber on the run.
Danger, romance, and comic surprises abound in this whirlwind of a show as five actors portraying 39 characters traverse seven continents in Mark Brown's new adaptation of one of the great adventures of all time.
“A fizzy and winning lark.” – NY Times
"Exceptionally Witty!" - The Guardian
ORCA Media's Preview Featurette on ...80 Days
Check out this fun trailer! (photos courtesy of Robert Eddy, First Light Studios.