[Find Us on Facebook]



Playmakers' 2016-17 Season

One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
By Dale Wasserman
Based on the novel by Ken Kesey
Directed by Deborah Marcelle

September 2-18, 2016

About the Show: When Randle Patrick McMurphy gets transferred for evaluation from a prison farm to a mental institution, he assumes it will be a less restrictive environment. But the martinet Nurse Ratched runs the psychiatric ward with an iron fist, keeping her patients cowed through abuse, medication and sessions of electroconvulsive therapy. The battle of wills between the rebellious McMurphy and the inflexible Ratched soon affects all the ward's patients.

Performances: September 2-18, 2016
Showtimes: Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m.; Sundays at 2 p.m.

Tickets: Adult $20.00 and Student $10.00

See showtimes and buy tickets.

The Cast

Roswell Pogue as "Randle P. McMurphy"
Anysia Genre as "Nurse Ratched"
Jason Smith as "Chief Bromden"
Kenneth Faherty as "Dale Harding"
Justin Lapeyrouse as "Billy Bibbit"
Sam Pickens as "Cheswick"
Objector Snark as "Scanlon"
Cary Martin as "Martini"
Robert Jahncke as "Ruckly"
Jeff Falkenstein as "Aide Warren"
Gregory Keife as "Aide Williams"
Mack Maginnis as "Aide Turkle"
Duffy Austin as "Dr. Spivey"
Krista Willie as "Nurse Flinn"
Jessica Meltz as "Candy Starr"
Kristi-Anne Lyons as "Sandra"

Reviewed by NOLA.com

Raucous, funny, action-packed, disturbing: Hear more about our season opener, One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, from director Deborah Marcelle? and Jason Smith ("Chief Bromden") in their guest spot last week on Wylk Lake? 94.7.


Playmakers, Inc. Theater is supported in party by a grant from the Louisiana Division of the Arts, Office of Cultural Development, Department of Culture, Recreation and Tourism, in cooperation with the Louisiana State Arts Council, and as administered by St. Tammany Parish. Funding has also been provided by the National Endowment for the Arts, Art Works.

The Information represented here in no way influences or represents decisions by the Board of Playmakers. If the information is incorrect, please notify Playmakers.
All changes must be approved by the Board of Playmakers. Contents of this site Playmakers, Inc. 2002-present, PO Box 724, Covington, LA. 70434 or phone (985) 893-1671 for reservations.
Bookmark and Share

Join Our Mailing List

Buy Tickets Now

Join/ Renew Membership

Adult $20.00
Student $10.00

For Ticket
Reservations Call:
OR Buy Tickets Now

2017-18 Season

+ Wanted: Santa Claus

Season Details

Help Desk