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“Humorous, energetic, and highly physical … [The] cast comprises of LA stage vets make sturdy, faithful companions to Mednick and his kaleidoscopic theatermaking.”
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Written and Directed by Murray Mednick

“[Villon is] portrayed with gleeful lack of repentance by charismatic Kevin Weisman”
Los Angeles Times

“Murray Mednick’s sharp, cynical comedy … the dialogue crackles with quirky, non sequitur jokes and snarky repartee”
Stage and Cinema

Murder, mayhem and poetry. Award-winning, visionary playwright Murray Mednick brings his unique sensibility to the hair-raising, sometimes violent and often hilarious exploits of François Villon. Follow the 15th century poet and his gang of bandits, vagabond priests and swordsmen-courtiers through the treacherous forests of medieval France.

Inspired by the life of France’s infamous poet/criminal

Starring Peggy Ann Blow, Alana Dietze, Troy Dunn, Geoffrey Dwyer, Carl J. Johnson, Gray Palmer, Christopher Rivas and Kevin Weisman as VILLON

Scenic Design Keith Mitchell
Lighting Design Matt Richter
Costume Design Adriana Lambarri
Sound Design John Zalewski
Properties Design Elizabeth Gibson
Assistant Director Laura Manchester
Production Stage Manager Kathleen Mae Meler
Assistant Stage Manager Chris Mertan
Publicity Lucy Pollak
Marketing C. Raul Espinoza
Executive Producer Guy Zimmerman
Producer Laura Hill

Previews: February 13 & 14 ($15)
Opening: February 15 thru March 23 ($30)
Please Note: No performance on March 2. Added matinee on March 1 at 2pm.

Buy tickets at the Odyssey Theatre or call (310) 477-2055 x2
2055 S. Sepulveda Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90025
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Pay What You Can – Sundays February 23 and March 9 ($5 minimum)
Special Student Rate $18 – First 3 weekends (thru March 1) – Use code STUDENT

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