Macha Monkey Productions

fearless, funny, female theatre

and, and, and Isabella Bootlegs


Macha Monkey Productions announces and, and, and, Isabella Bootlegs by Samantha Cooper directed by Norah Elges, premiering at the Cornish Playhouse at Seattle Center Studio Theatre!

Brooklyn has just turned 17 when her mother, Tilly, makes an odd request: that Brooklyn and her father stay locked in the house with Tilly for one year. As Brooklyn investigates the murky past behind her mother's strange paranoia, she uncovers more family mysteries than she ever could have imagined. and, and, and Isabella Bootlegs tells the story of four generations of women who, in order to move forward, must first delve into the secrets of their lineage.

Featuring:
  • Sharon Barto as Tilly
  • Carrie Cates as Brooklyn
  • Caitlin Frances as Isabella
  • Jocelyn Maher as Mary
  • David Rollison as Finley

Dates: May 8 – 22, Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays (Monday May 18, Pay-What-You-Can Industry Night)
Time: 8pm
Location: The Cornish Playhouse at Seattle Center Studio Theatre, 201 Mercer St., Seattle, WA 98109 (The Studio Theatre is located behind the main theatre)
Tickets: $18 in advance; $20 at the door, discounts for students and TPS members available.

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The Distillery, May 2015


Join us for the next installment of The Distillery, Macha Monkey's play reading series.

This month we'll be reading Juliet Pruzan’s Gulch.

May 26th, 2015
7:30 PM
The Bergschrund, 4818 17th Ave NW, Seattle

About Gulch: What seemed like a good ideas at that time have led to an avalanche of problems for Shane and Marsha. Their bad decisions now find them stranded on the side of a mountain wondering if anyone will come to their rescue. Moving through time in all directions, they look back at the situations that got them where they are now.

More info here!