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Pictured: (top, l to r) Charlie Irving, Caitlin Jackson, Kirk Jackson, Anthony Whitaker, and Brittney Brown. (bottom, l to r) Tommy Bullington, Janyce Caraballo, Elise Marie Davis, Will Kazda and Josh Kemper.
New American Folk Theatre has announced the cast and production team for the Midwest premiere of HOT PINK, OR READY TO BLOW by Johnny Drago.
Directed by Derek Van Barham, the production features New American Folk Theatre Company Members Charlie Irving, Caitlin Jackson, Kirk Jackson and Anthony Whitaker with Brittney Brown, Tommy Bullington, Janyce Caraballo, Elise Marie Davis, Will Kazda and Josh Kemper.
The production team for HOT PINK, OR READY TO BLOW includes: Roger Wykes (scenic design), Kate Setzer Kamphausen (costume design), G. “Max” Maxin IV (lighting design), Kallie Rolison (sound design) and Keith Ryan (wig design).
From the press release: “When New Pompeii’s annual sacrifice fails to satisfy the local volcano’s appetite for virgins, three totally ‘80s teenage girls concoct a brilliant plan to save themselves. This fearless twist on the classic, horny high school comedy incinerates double standards, as our heroines take control of their destiny by following one simple rule: get laid or die trying!”
HOT PINK, OR READY TO BLOW will play March 10 – April 7, 2018 at The Den Theatre (2A), 1333 N. Milwaukee Ave. in Chicago’s Wicker Park neighborhood. For more information visit newamericanfolktheatre.org.