Ouroboros

Written By Tom Jacobson
Directed By Michael Michetti

The story of two American couples that get caught in a chronological palindrome on a trip to Italy. Margaret, a nun, falls in love with Philip, a married minister, in this circular love story.

Catherine – Shauna Bloom
Margaret – Taylor Gilbert
The Italians – Josh Gordon
Philip – K.C. Marsh
Tor – Paul Witten

Understudies – Curt Bonnem, John Cragen, Ann Noble, Julie Quinn & Mark Rickard

Director – Michael Michetti
Producers – Shauna Bloom, Stephanie Stearns & Kimberly Valkenaar
Set Design – Desma Murphy
Executive Producer – Taylor Gilbert
Lighting Design – Jeremy Pivnick
Sound Design – David B. Marling
Assistant Director – Jeff Griffith
Assistant Sound Design – Brad Benedict
Resident Vocal Coach – Linda de Vries
Costume Design – Rae Dawn Belt
Production Stage Manager – Bettina Zacar
Scenic Assistant – Shaun O’Hagan
Assistant Stage Manager & Prop Design – Randee Bayer-Spittel
Publicist – Marci Hill

“Enchanting… with all the erudition of classical and pagan mythology, of god and devils, of sin and redemption, Ouroboros¬†is a highbrow Twilight Zone and a comedy of opposites ever so carefully and symmetrically balanced!” – LA Weekly

“Wow! A powerfully mesmerizing trip into the unknown, and a wildly worthy night of theatre!” – The Tolucan Times

“Three stars… riveting… intelligent… thought-provoking!” – Daily News

“Fascinating, funny, highly dramatic… backwards and forwards, is the structure Jacobson employs brilliantly to trace his characters’ search for faith, love and death!” – Curtain Up

“Fascinating adventure… two couples engage in a traveling palindrome: as they travel from city to city in Italy time flows in opposite directions!” – Beverly Hills Outlook

“Critic’s pick… first-rate acting, and ingeniously constructed story, exquisite technical aspects, and skillful direction lead this admonition: you must experience this play!” – Back Stage West