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-August Strindberg
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-- Gusto Preview  4/2/10
-- Buffalo News Review  4/13/10
-- Interview with Eve Ensler
-- Historical Notes: Chronology of the Yugoslav Civil War
About the Brazen Faced Varlets

About the Cast of

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Jane Cudmore*
     A newly-enshrined member of Subversive Theatre, Jane is the Assistant to the Dean at Empire State College and is delighted to be part of this production of NECESSARY TARGETS.
     Previous acting credits include "Golda" in FIDDLER ON THE ROOF, "Widow Quinn" in PLAYBOY OF THE WESTERN WORLD, "Raina" in ARMS AND THE MAN at Calasanctius School.
     This is Jane's second appearance with Subversive Theatre -- the first was as "Homebody" in our staged reading of Tony Kushner's HOMEBODY/KABUL (2009). 

Brittany Kucala*
     The program manager for Literacy Volunteers of Buffalo & Erie County, Brittany is honored to be working with such a great and talented group of women in NECESSARY TARGETS.
     Other stage credits include D'Youville College's productions of SUBURBIA and PROOF and -- most recently -- the V-Day Campaign's presentation of THE VAGINA MONOLOGUES.
     This is Brittany's first appearance with Subversive Theatre.

Kelly M. Beuth*+
     Kelly is a actor/director/theatre educator who's credits include Alleyway, Shakespeare in the Park, TOY, Kavinoky, Pandora's Box, and the Toronto Fringe Festival.
     A founding member of the Brazen Faced Varlets, she has appeared in all of their productions including RAMONA AND JULIET (which earned her the 2007 Artie Award for Best Supporting Actress). 
     Also a member of Subversive Theatre, Kelly has appeared in our productions of NICKEL AND DIMED (2008), PALACE OF THE END (2008), and VESSELS (2009) and directed the vignette BEAUTIFUL OGRE for sUBVERsIVE sHORTs 2009.

Lara Haberberger*+
     Lara earned her MFA from the Catholic University of America in Washington, D.C. where where she worked with the Washington Stage Guild, Repstage, the Washington Shakespeare Company, Source Theatre, and the Kennedy Center of the Arts.  
     In Buffalo, Lara founded the Brazen Faced Varlets directing and/or acting in a long list of their productions and acting in BUA's DOS LESBOS and RAMONA AND JULIET.
    The Curator of Subversive Theatre's sUBVERsIVE sHORTs Program, Lara directed the shorts LINDSAY (2007) and SOUTHPAW STANCE (2009) as well as acting in our stage reading of SPEAK TRUTH TO POWER (May Day 2007). 

Heather Fangsrud*+
     A well traveled thespian, Heather has performed with a variety of theatres in Rochester, NY, Baltimore, MD, and Washington, DC before landing in Buffalo.
     A founding member of the Brazen Faced Varlet, she has appeared in a long list of their productions including RAMONA AND JULIET, A MIDSUMMER DYKE'S DREAM, and CATHOLIC SCHOOL GIRLS, as well as performing regularly with the V-Day Campaign's annual presentation of THE VAGINA MONOLOGUES.
     With Subversive Theatre, Heather has appeared in our productions of LINDSAY (2007), SOUTHPAW STANCE (2009), and VESSELS (2009).

Martha Rothkopf*
     A twenty-year off and on theatre veteran, Martha worked with the Buffalo Ensemble Theatre both on stage and behind the scenes while a Theatre Major at Niagara University.  Since returning to Buffalo after four years in L.A., she has worked with Pandora's Box, Folkloric Productions Dance Company, as well as the New Phoenix Theatre's FREUD AND THE SANDMAN and the V-Day Campaign's THE VAGINA MONOLOGUES.
     This is Martha's second appearance with Subversive Theatre.  She was last seen in our most recent production, HARVEST (2010).

Theresa DiMuro-Wilber
     Theresa has a long history in both theater and education.  A Theatre Major at Daemen College, she went on to perform and teach with Theater of Youth's stock company and at the Studio Arena Theater School, while working extensively with the Western New York Institute for Arts in Education before moving to Los Angeles as a teacher and administrator for fifteen years.  
     Recently moved to Buffalo, Theresa works for the Buffalo Headstart Program & is on the Advisory Board of the recently opened Waldorf based Rose Garden pre-school.
     This is Theresa's first appearance with Subversive Theatre.

* = indicates members of the Subversive Theatre Collective
+ = indicates members of the Brazen Faced Varlets

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