directed by Brian Katz (Chess, Kurt Vonnegut’s Mother Night, Next to Normal)
musical director Mark Dietrich

Man of La Mancha runs approximately 2 hours.

This beloved musical adaptation of Cervantes’ “Don Quixote” came out of the experimental and political theatre of the 60’s, and is a play-within-play which finds Cervantes imprisoned by the Inquisition. There, the prisoners stage a mock trial of the author/poet, and in his defense he tells (and acts out) the story of his errant knight, Don Quixote de La Mancha, who is determined to bring back the age of chivalry into a darkening world.

Featuring timeless songs like “The Impossible Dream” and “Dulcinea”, Custom Made puts our unique spin on this dark musical, featuring on-stage actor-muscians, and staring TBA Award-winner Edward Hightower (seen in Custom Made’s “Assassins” and “Cotton Patch Gospel”) as Cervantes/Quixote.

Anthony Aranda …… Governor/Percussion
Kimberley Cohan ……Ensemble/Flute
James Grady …… Spanish Guitar
Edward Hightower* …… Cervantes/Quixote
Paul Hogarth …… Ensemble/Melodica
Emily Jeanes …… Ensemble/Viola
Dave Leon …… Sancho/Euphonium
Jenny Matteucci …… Ensmeble/Maria
Emma Onasch …… Ensemble/Antonia
Jack O’Reilly …… Ensemble/Padre
Rachael Richman …… Aldozna
Shelby Stewart ……Ensemble/Barber
Mauricio Suarez …… Ensemble/Duke
*member, Actors Equity Association

Creative staff:
Brian Katz – Director
Mark Dietrich – Musical Director
Brian Allan Hobbs – Arrangements
Leah S. Abrams – Associate Director
Lindsey Eifert- Costume Design
Maxx Kurzunski – Lighting Design
Daniel Bilodeau – Scenic Design
Tom O’Brien – Props Design
James Goode – Sound Design
Nikki Meñez – Movement
Kalon Thibodeaux – Stage Manager
Genevieve Pabon – Asst Stage Manager

Dream the Impossible Dream

Jan 11-Feb 17

Wed 7:30, Thurs-Fri 8pm, Sat 2pm & 8pm


Coming soon! 

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