The Sauk proudly presents...

THE

2018

May 3, 4, 5 at 8 p.m.

May 6 at 3 p.m.

Sauk Theatre, Jonesville, MI


May 3 performance is a "Pay What You Can" preview.

All tickets $10 to regular performances.

Additional $1 per ticket for credit card sales.

For tickets, visit www.thesauk.org or call 517-849-9100.


This production is generously sponsored by 

Drew's Place Assisted Living Communities. 



The Purse

By Sherry Churchill

Directed by Angela Forant

Sarah - Roene Trevisan

Tracie - Julie Albright

Barb - Velvet Evans-Giacobassi

Anne - Anne Conners*

"The Purse" is performed with special permission from ArtAge Publications' Senior Theatre Resource Center at 800-858-4998, www.seniortheatre.com.



Canker Sores and Other Distractions

By Christopher Durang

Directed by Ron Boyle

Martin - Matt Sauer

Prunella - Denise McCosh

Midge - Mandee Leigh Howard*

"Canker Sores and Other Distractions" is presented by special arrangement with Dramatists Play Services, Inc., New York. 



Bank Withdrawal Symptoms

By Jim Gustafson

Directed by Bruce Crews

Marcus - Andy Anderson

Jackson - Travis Blatchley

Sally - Tracy Brown*

Older Woman - Rickie Freeman

Older Man - Carl Albright*

Young Woman - Shannon Chenn

Young Man - Brendan Pratt

Teenage Girl - Kya Rittenhouse

Produced by special arrangement with Heuer Publishing LLC of Cedar Rapids, Iowa.



Ready...Get Set...

By Bonnie Grooters

Directed by Mark Pedrick

Harry - Mike Smith

Carole - Roene Trevisan

Presented with permission from the playwright.



Sure Thing

By David Ives

Directed by Ann Holt

Bill - Matt Sauer

Betty - Savannah Mapes

"Sure Thing" is presented by special arrangement with Dramatists Play Service, Inc., New York.



Sylvia's Bench

By Bonnie Grooters

Directed by Joetta Johnson

Sylvia - Luanne Tabbert

Catholic Priest - Brendan Pratt

Young Mother - Olivia Pike

Woman with Walker - Cheryl Moe*

Old Man - Mike Smith

Presented with permission from the playwright.



Help Desk

By G.M. (Bud) Thompson

Directed by Trinity Bird

Receptionist - Trinity Bird

Him - Brad Hayes

Her - Stella McCourry

This play is performed with exclusive permission from the playwright.



The Mesmerist

By G.M. (Bud) Thompson

Directed by Josh Hall

Dio, The Mesmerist - Brock Hayes

Sarah Boluminski - Shannon Chenn

Carla McLean - Savannah Mapes

This play is performed with exclusive permission from the playwright. 



B-I-N-G...Oh!

By Jonathan Markella

Directed by Jennifer Wagler

Jack - Travis Blatchley

Deb - Tiffany Thatcher*

Produced by special arrangement with Heuer Publishing LLC of Cedar Rapids, Iowa. 



Senior Fitness 2

By Bud Vear

Directed by Traci Jo Hubbard

Daughter - Terry Vear

Father - Bud Vear

This play is performed with exclusive permission from the playwright. 



A Growing Problem

By Jeanette D. Farr

Directed by Angela Forant

Frank - Ron Boyle

Helen - Deb Lemke

Henry II - Mandee Leigh Howard*

This play is performed with exclusive permission from the playwright.



Pieces of Life

By Mike Willis

Directed by Mari Nunez

Nora - Rickie Freeman

Sarah - Denise McCosh

David - Andy Anderson

Produced by special arrangement with Heuer Publishing LLC of Cedar Rapids, Iowa. 


*denotes Sauk debut


​​Production Team

Production Coordinator - Trinity Bird

Stage Manager - Joella Hendrickson

Lighting Design - Trinity Bird

Light Board Operator - Allison Cleveland

Sound Design - Mary  Jean Dulmage

Sound Board Operator - Makenzie Swisher

Backstage Assistant - Ashton Forant

Painting/Lighting Assistants - Grace Broesamle, Shianne Cole

Props/Costumes - The Directors

Marketing - Patrick Cook, Expressions Photography & Design



Special Thanks

Jonesville First Presbyterian Church

Hillsdale First Baptist Church

​County National Bank

The Oxley Family

​Patty Spence