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The Plays the Thing 2013 Reading by Peninsula Players

Monday April 9
7:00 p.m. Bjorklunden (near Baileys Harbor)
Peninsula Players presented the first public reading of: “Butler” a play by Richard Strand. The presentation was directed by Greg Vinkler, with Amy Ensign, Greg Vinkler, Jürgen Hooper, Sean Parris, and Mark Moede. There was a lively discussion after the play.
Brian Kelsey, Managing Director

1 Lt Kelly and Major General Benjamin Butler (Union Army)(Jürgen Hooper and Greg Vinkler)
2 Shepard Mallory (runaway slave) and General Butler(Sean Paris and Greg Vinkler)
3 Shepard Mallory (runaway slave) and General Butler(Sean Paris and Greg Vinkler)
4 Amy Ensign stage directions
5 Major Cary (Confederate Army) (Mark Moede)
6 Major Cary (Confederate Army) questions General Butler's decision that runaway slaves are contraband. (Mark Moede, Jügen Hooper and Greg Vinkler)
7 Major Cary contemplates how to get the slaves back.(Mark Moede amd Sean Paris)
8 Lt. Kelly and General Butler is discuss Butler's legal stance (Jügen Hooper and Greg Vinkler)
9 "You mean I'm free?" (Sean Paris, Jügen Hooper, Greg Vinkler)
10 Toast to freedom (Sean Paris, Jügen Hooper, Greg Vinkler)
11 Shepard Mallory (Sean Parris)