Maple and Vine

By Jordan Harrison
Directed by Mark Ramont
Associate Producers Scott and Sandra Graham

Awards and Recognition

  • Greater Los Angeles Area Premiere

Reviewer Quotes

“ Exceptionally clever ”

Chicago Sun-Times

“ one of the most intriguing premises of the year. ”

New York Post

At a Glance

Upcoming Performances:
Approximate Running Time:
2 hours with intermission
Content Rating:
Teens and Adults Only Content may not be suitable for young children.
Special Notes:
  • There will be a discussion with the artists following each performance.

Katha and her husband Ryu have become allergic to their 21st-century lives. After they meet a charismatic man from a community of 1950s reenactors, they forsake cell phones and sushi for cigarettes and Tupperware parties. In this compulsively authentic Eisenhower America, Katha and Ryu are surprised by what their new neighbors—and they themselves—are willing to sacrifice for happiness.

“A clever, sharply drawn fantasy… makes a sneaky, compelling case for the seductions of living the Ozzie and Harriet life.” New York Times

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Featured Artists

Cast Members

jruckmanJennifer Ruckman 
Katha
rleeRobert M. Lee
Ryu
dfaganDaniel Fagan
Dean
kehlertKelly Ehlert
Ellen/Jenna
jmchaleJames McHale 
Roger/Omar

Production Team

jharrisonJordan Harrison
Playwright
8-17-11_newfaculty_mugs_kt  (Campus)  Portraits of the new faculty. PHOTO/ KAREN TAPIANew faculty member Mark RamontMark Ramont
Director
jholbrookJoe Holbrook
Scenic Designer
jdutraJayne Dutra
Lighting Designer
blockBradley Lock
Costume Designer
rbrodkinRyan Brodkin
Sound Designer
aramirezAmy Ramirez
Props Designer
bherreraBebe Herrera
Stage Manager
tdonnellyTravis Donnelly
Assistant Director
jbucknerJocelyn L. Buckner
Dramaturg

Partners

scott-grahamScott Graham
Associate Producer
sandy-grahamSandra Graham
Associate Producer
Chance Theater Resident Artist

Venue Chance Theater

Chance Theater
5522 E. La Palma Ave.
Anaheim, CA  92807
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