The Waiting Room

Written by: Michael Tooher & Directed by: Odari Kimani

Playing: August 16 - September 7, 2013


Grab your ticket stubs and black tee shirts!! Michael Tooher, writer of the innovative “Iceland” during Broom Street Theater’s 2012 Season, creates an original spin on a “traditional” backstage experience. This PG-13 production shines the spotlight on the un-sung heroes of show business.

The Waiting Room features Bryan Royston, Jason Compton, Jenna Side, Amanda Jones, Jacob Nelson, Paul Lorentz and Maurice “Recey” Longino. Odari Kimani, studied Theatre at Edgewood College and is a longtime Broom Street and Madison Theatre Community veteran. This is his directorial debut.

Michael Tooher recently won the Cambridge School at Weston’s Playwriting Award for his play: “The Tree of The Methodists” and will be a visiting lecturer in social science and in the playwriting department next term, along with a staged reading and gala award. His play Iceland previously seen at Broom Street Theater was a finalist for the O’ Neil award in 2009 and was the Winner of the 2010 Clauder Competition for Best Play from Maine.

The Waiting Room, by Michael Tooher, directed by Odari Kimani, debuts FRIDAY August 16th. Lights go up every Thursday, Friday and Saturday @ 8:00 PM, through Saturday September 7th. 1119 Williamson Street, Madison, WI.



Boogie of the Apes

Directed by Rob Matsushita

August 22-24, 29-31
Thursday Through Saturday 11pm

We’re back! And this time, we’re taking on one of the most popular–and darkest–sci-fi franchises from the early 1970’s: Planet Of The Apes!

The first four movies. Performed in ONE HOUR.

This late-night sequel to “Superhero Boogie” will be crazier, stranger, and faster–but don’t miss it, because you’ll only have SIX chances.

August 22-24, 29-31, 11pm! Tickets are $8.

Broom Street Theater is offering a double feature price of $15 for both shows. Come see The Waiting Room and stay for Boogie of the Apes. Purchase your Double Feature Tickets at the door or reserve them at (608) 244-8338

Boogie Of The Apes TEASER from Rob Matsushita on Vimeo