It's Better With Animals

Mike Walker's play is based on three short stories: The Red Fox Fur Coat by Teolinda Gersao, Blue Waltz with Coyotes by Jean Dixon and Pie Dance by Molly Giles.

An elderly proprietor of a fur shop in New York narrates three touching, funny and magical tales of animals, furs, and their impact on three different women.

Shopkeeper/Konrad....Russell Horton

Eve/Mom....Jennifer Van Dyck

Ellie/Pauline/Cop....Laura Dean

Barbara/Karen....Tory Wood

Dad/Gerry Mac/Mugger....Kevin T Collins

Children....Kate Kearns, Maggie Langer, Flora Salmand

Specially composed music by Jon Nicholls.

Directed by Judith Kampfner

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20080731

Mike Walker's play is based on three short stories: The Red Fox Fur Coat by Teolinda Gersao, Blue Waltz with Coyotes by Jean Dixon and Pie Dance by Molly Giles.

An elderly proprietor of a fur shop in New York narrates three touching, funny and magical tales of animals, furs, and their impact on three different women.

Shopkeeper/Konrad....Russell Horton

Eve/Mom....Jennifer Van Dyck

Ellie/Pauline/Cop....Laura Dean

Barbara/Karen....Tory Wood

Dad/Gerry Mac/Mugger....Kevin T Collins

Children....Kate Kearns, Maggie Langer, Flora Salmand

Specially composed music by Jon Nicholls.

Directed by Judith Kampfner

20080731

Mike Walker's play is based on three short stories: The Red Fox Fur Coat by Teolinda Gersao, Blue Waltz with Coyotes by Jean Dixon and Pie Dance by Molly Giles.

An elderly proprietor of a fur shop in New York narrates three touching, funny and magical tales of animals, furs, and their impact on three different women.

Shopkeeper/Konrad....Russell Horton

Eve/Mom....Jennifer Van Dyck

Ellie/Pauline/Cop....Laura Dean

Barbara/Karen....Tory Wood

Dad/Gerry Mac/Mugger....Kevin T Collins

Children....Kate Kearns, Maggie Langer, Flora Salmand

Specially composed music by Jon Nicholls.

Directed by Judith Kampfner