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Karen Ziemba has great love for her character ‘Bea’

Karen Ziemba saw the original production of Other People’s Money when it first debuted Off-Broadway in 1989. She specifically remembered an up and coming young actress named Mercedes Ruehl as Kate Sullivan, the hot shot young lawyer played at Long … Continue reading

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Relishing Antagonism in Other People’s Money

There are few things as fun to play for an actor as a good old-fashioned antagonistic relationship. The verbal jousting, the trickery, the impassioned rhetoric – it’s just a downright good time. Liv Rooth, playing Kate Sullivan, the young lawyer … Continue reading

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Scoundrals, criminals, Mamet and Jordan Lage

When Other People’s Money first debuted in New York in 1989 and became a cult hit, it wasn’t on Jordan Lage’s radar at all. “I was doing the reverse mirror image of this kind of play,” he recalled. He was … Continue reading

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Industry and Workers in ‘Other People’s Money’

Jorgensen, the owner of New England Wire and Cable at the heart of Other People’s Money, was a very particular kind of civic leader, said Edward James Hyland, the actor playing the role in Long Wharf Theatre’s production. Jorgensen felt … Continue reading

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Steve Routman goes back in time in ‘Other People’s Money’

Normally when actor Steve Routman settles down to work on a period piece – and Other People’s Money is most assuredly that, being set in the late 1980s – he takes a look at photos of the time period and … Continue reading

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Meet the Cast of WHEN SHE HAD WINGS: Trevor Williams and Jhulenty Delossantos

Trevor: What’s your name and where are you from? My name is Trevor Williams and I am originally from Kent, Ohio. What character are you playing? I’m playing the Sound Op. The Sound Op, along with the Wingman, is sort … Continue reading

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Meet the Cast of WHEN SHE HAD WINGS: Johnson Flucker

Can you tell me your name and where you’re from? My name is Johnson Flucker. My wife and I are empty nesters living in Trumbull, Connecticut. I’m from Pittsburgh originally. Can you tell me a little bit about the characters … Continue reading

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Meet the Cast of WHEN SHE HAD WINGS: Olivia Welch

Can you tell me your name and where you’re from? My name is Olivia Welch and I am from Wallingford. What character are you playing? Can you please describe your character in a few sentences? I’m playing A. A is … Continue reading

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Meet the Cast of WHEN SHE HAD WINGS: Olivia Florence

Can you tell me your name and where you’re from? My name is Olivia Florence and I am originally from Hamden. I’m now living in Willimantic. Did you ever come to Long Wharf as a kid? Have you been here … Continue reading

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Meet Mohit Gautam

When asked at first rehearsal how he pronounced his name, Mohit Gautam responded: “you can just call me Mo.” But ‘just Mo’ doesn’t even come close to accurately describing this newcomer to LWT.  The youngest member of the cast, Mohit … Continue reading

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