Ginger Reiter (Composer/Playwright/Director) - Other plays include 700 Wives-The Musical a modern version of  King Solomon (Richmond Shepard Theatre)returning 2015; “Mel Schwartz Sleeps with Mae West” a  comedy with music (Apple Theatre,Fl) and  “Women of the Bible” Ginger’s One-Woman Comedy show  "performed throughout the country. 10 Min-Play "The Back Massage" selected for the NY Midtown Theatre Festival, July 2015. She is the mother of Sheba Mason and the wife of Manny Silver, an international Vocal/Comedy/ Impressionist and Cantor.Ginger.Reiter@gmail.com 
 
"Jackie Mason was more than a love to me -
He was an education and an inspiration!
He is a comedy genius and it was a privilege to have known him." 

Mrs.Olivier 

Ian Wehrle (Jackie Mason) - Previous roles include Sidney Redlich in Bell, Book and Candle; Odell Owens in Sordid Lives; Doody in Grease; Billy in Anything Goes; Beau in Mame; Angel in A Christmas Carol (Terrence Mann, Ben Vereen). Ian is an active composer and arranger and founder of SoundAffectsDesign.com. He was recently commissioned to write the music for Gilgamesh, a Columbia University Production.For more information please contact IanWehrle@gmail.com ianwehrle@gmail.com.
Director/Playwright

 Fern Katz                 Scott Travis                                   Ginger Reiter

Trixie

Nelson Zee 

Eric Lopez  (Nelson Zee - The Enraged Fan ) -Off Broadway Debut! Most known for being a Semi-Finalist on FOX's American Idol (2015). NYC Credits: Maury Yeston's Booksellar in the Rain (opposite Tony Winner Tonya Pinkins), Stephen Schwartz's Defying Gravity (Lincoln Center), Originated the role of "SATAN" in the limited NYMF run of No Name in the Street (Theatre @ St. Clements), Future Fest (54 Below), Readings with Broadviews Theatre Co. & The Jackie Mason Musical (Broadway Comedy Club Theatre & St Luke's Theatre versions). UK/International Tour: Longrun Artistes (Her Majesty's Theatre in London) & Sound of American European Concert Tour TV/Film: American Idol (2015), Good Morning America (Backup for Shania Twain). City of Mercy (In Theaters 2016). Love & gratitude as always to Mother, Ginger, Creatives, Prod. Team, Friends & Family. www.eric-lopez.net

      Florida Cast of Characters

Schlepalong

Noriko Sunamoto (Music-Arranger/Accompanist)   is a music director, composer, arranger and pianist from Tokyo, Japan. She studied at Berklee College of Music, Mannes College The New School for Music and New York University. Noriko has performed with Mamma Mia!, The Phantom of the Opera, Wicked, Takarazuka Theatre Co., and numerous Disney Productions. Her original musicals have been produced in amusement parks in Tokyo. She made her jazz/latin band debut in New York in April 2013 and musical theatre debut at Off Broadway in January 2014.

Rosa

Trixie 

 Nicholle Kun(Irene) - Nicholle is a comedian who performs in many NYC comedy clubs and also has her own podcast called the Contagious Comedy podcast.  Originally from Columbus, Ohio, she hasperformed in Regional Theatres throughout the country and can often be found  now  at the Comic Strip Live or making appearances in the Character Flawed show at Stand Up NY. She and Dad, George Kun, are co producers of this play.    

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MARY LAUREN (Trixie, Mrs.Olivier in Certain Performances) is E.M.C. with a BFA in Theatre/Musical Theatre. Off-Broadway and regional: Sarah in the world premiere of Sarah Was Mine (Cherry Lane Theatre), Sophia in Sophia! (June Havoc Theatre), Honestly Abe (The Actors Temple Theatre), Hair (The Secret Theatre), Portrayals of Natalie Wood, Ginger Rogers and Gisele Mackenzie (St. George Productions), Helena in Midsummer Night’s Dream, Liesl in The Sound of Music, Celeste #1 in Sunday in the Park with George (The Chance), and Rita in White Christmas (Sierra Repertory Theatre). She co-starred, co-wrote and co-directed a new musical called My Shadow and Me with her husband Bryan at Cape May Stages. She has directed and/or choreographed over 30 productions Off-Bway and regionally.

Danielle Nichole Tyler (Rosa in certain performances) -Danni was last seen in the YouTube short Film “Loose Ends” and just recently filmed a teaser for a new TV pilot called “The Seasons” where she performed opposite “90210” star Tristan Wilds. Danielle is primarily a choreographer in theNYC/NJ area whose work includes Dreamgirls, Rent, Godspell, Cabaret, and The Rocky Horror show. Her biggest love belongs to her beloved theater company, Darknight Productions, where she is co-Artistic Director as well as playwright, director, producer and actress.

 Jackie Mason

David R. Gordon*         Sheba Mason                      Cherrill Rae                         Joseph Long  ​         Yanet Felipe

Jennifer Yadav (Mrs. Olivier, Ginger's Mother) - Recent appearances include Bard At The Bar and Bard at the Lake with Simon Studios. Regional theater credits include Rosie Alvarez (Bye Bye Birdie), Guenevere (Camelot), Golde (Fiddler On The Roof), Claire DeLoon (On The Town), Sister Hubert (Nunsense), and Philia (A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum), Sister Margharetta (The Sound of Music).   

CHICAGO CAST  SOON TO BE ANNOUNCED!

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Florida Cast 

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Remina Nishida (Trixie-in certain performances) - Hailing from Tokyo, her past credits include: Little Eva in the King & I (The Harbor Lights Theatre) School Girl in The Mikado, Disney's The Lion King in Tokyo and Nagoya, and Beauty and the Beast in Kyoto. She earned a BFA in Musical Theatre from Penn State University and is a member of Nikikai Opera Tokyo. She is voice/music instructor at the International Academy of Arts and Sciences in NJ, and Greenwich Kokusai Gakuen in CT. Love to her family, Jim & friends!

C. Olivera, Kelly Olson, Joseph Long, Meredith Cariski,Sheba Mason, David R. Gordon, Gaby Tortoledo, Charles Baran, Vicki Klein, Elaine Budnick  

Photos by George Wentzler

Sheba  Mason (Herself & Her Mother Ginger) - The play opens with Sheba as herself; she then steps into the role of her own mother, Ginger. Her first stage role at the age of two, was a prop in one of her mother’s plays. Today she is a stand-up comic appearing in most NY comedy clubs, including The Broadway Comedy Club, The New York Comedy Club, Gotham, The Comedy Corner, Stand-Up New York; a recent guest on the Artie Lang show,she thanks Al Martin and Buddy Flip for giving her a start in stand-up comedy.   www.shebamason.com Featured in this OffBroadway Play in Manhattan.

Ginger