Written by Dale Wasserman,
from the novel by Ken Kesey
Directed by Aaron Davis
May 2-4 at 8pm
May 5 at 2pm
May 8-11 at 8pm
WARNING: Contains coarse language & mature themes.
Randle Patrick McMurphy, a criminal who has been sentenced to a fairly short prison term, decides to have himself declared insane so he’ll be transferred to a mental institution, where he expects to serve the rest of his term free of prison labor and in comparative comfort and luxury. He quickly becomes ensnared in a power game with an unyielding tyrant in Nurse Ratched, vying for the hearts and minds of the patients. Meanwhile, the question is just how sane the patients in the ward actually are and whether any of them really belong there.
Richard Hersley as Chief Bromden
Jordon Strudwick as Aide Williams
Luca Herring as Aide Warren
Katherine Morris as Nurse Ratched
Raevan Dudley as Nurse Flinn
John Cousins as Dale Harding
Scott Anderson as Billy Bibbit
Pascal Belanger as Cheswick
Kevin Sloan as Scanlon
Devin O’Gorman as Martini
Caleb Berg as Ruckly
Richard Wiens as Randle P. Mcmurphy
David Noga as Dr. Spivey/Aide Turkle
Caitlin Stanley as Candy
Erin Lai as Sandra
2-for-1 Wednesday, May 8
- use code CUCKOO
(single, adult priced tickets only)
This production is Stage 43’s entry into the Fraser Valley Zone Festival, which we will be hosting at the Evergreen Cultural Centre immediately following our run. If chosen as the Best Production, we will represent the Fraser Valley Zone at Theatre BC’s Mainstage in July in Port Alberni.
See our Fraser Valley Zone Festival page for further details on how you can attend or volunteer during the festival!