and Bailey Newman. Photo by James Rucinski.
translated and directed by Robert Greer. A proto-Freudian explanation
of the unreasonable hatred that can exist between husbands and
wife casts doubts as to whether her husband is father of her daughter,
in order to maintain control over daughter's academic and religious
education. The husband, an army captain, would have daughter educated
to be a teacher, while the mother would have her become a painter.
The mother manipulates the town Pastor (who happens to be her
stepbrother) and the newly arrived town Doctor for her purposes.
She uses her erotic influence over the doctor and her readiness
to claim that the family lawyer is her child's father to drive
her husband into the arms of his old trusted nurse, who straitjackets
I T H
Brad Fryman* as the Captain
Natalie Menna as the Wife
Daniel Lugo* as the Doctor
Gabe Bettio* as the Pastor
Bailey Newman as the Daughter
Jo Vetter* as the Captain's Old Nurse
Tyler Joseph as the Captain’s Orderly
design by Janet Mervin
Lighting design by Gilbert "Lucky" Pearto
in rotating rep with "#MeThree"
by Natalie Menna.