MSMC Theatre

Mount Saint Mary College Theatre presents The Imaginary Invalid

March 24, 2011
Newburgh, NY -

The Imaginary Invalid, a three-act comedy by the French playwright Molière, will be presented by student members of the Mount Saint Mary College Theatre, April 7, 8 and 9 at 7:30 pm.

First staged in 1673, it was Moliere’s last work. In an ironic twist of fate, he collapsed during his fourth performance as Argan and died soon after.

Cast members include: Tom Kellett of New Hampton, NY as Argan; Erica Echevarria of Newburgh, NY as Beline; Sarah Fulton of Cornwall, NY as Angelique; Erin-Therese Vecchi of Levittown, NY as Berdine; Brian Klose of Wantagh, NY as Cleante; Liliana Peralta Zapata of Bronx, NY as Toinette; Antony Krueger of Naugatuck, CT as Dr. Purgon; Joyce Hausermann of Saugerties, NY as Dr. Diafoirus; Glen Russo of Carmel, NY as Thomas Diafoirus; Garrett Weeden of Schenectady, NY as Mr. de Bonnefoi; Salma Yasin of LaGrangeville, NY as Nurse Fleurant and Megan Panagia of Midland Park, NJ as stage manager.

The play will be held in Aquinas Hall Theatre, 330 Powell Avenue. Public admission is $5; free with a Mount Saint Mary College ID.

For information, call 845-569-3233 or email james.phillips@msmc.edu