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¡Viva Cristo Rey!

An updated version of the heroic story of the ‘secret agent of Christ’ Blessed Miguel Pro and his efforts to keep the faith alive in 1920′s Mexico.
Staged Oct. 2012

CAST

Fr. Miguel Pro, S.J
Armando Romero

Ana Maria Pro
Emma Varesio

Humberto Pro
Ever Leon

Roberto Pro
Shane Cota

Martha Villereál
Rebecca Ines

Fr. Carlos Mayer, S.J
Steven Corelis

Penitent/Prisoner
G. C. Ðavis

Maria Valdez
Alicia Barela

Rojo/Señor Zorro
Ernesto Garcia

General Roberto Cruz
Chris Carter

Officer Valentin Quintana
Dan O’Connell

Alan Taylor
Geoffrey Mutch

Script Available

Cha Joe

The saga of Bay Area native Fr. James Joseph “Joe” Devlin, S.J. who went to Việt Nam during the war by invitation to do humanitarian service. Not only did he do so in Việt Nam, but with the refugees in Camp Pendleton, CA and in the Songkhla and Sikieu refugee camps in Thailand.
Staged October 2011

CAST

Fr. James Joseph “Joe” Ðevlin, S.J
Matt Matthews

Fr. Raymond A. Devlin, S.J
Denis Marks

Fr. Sanh/Midway Cmdr.
Zé Spencer

Dr./BS Phan Quang Ðán
Chris Vũ Thế Hưng

Dr. Ed Bradley/Fr. Al/Fr. Ted Tehany
Bill Ereñeta

Chorus/Capt. Coca/Pilot/Pirate
Chris Carter

Field Doctor
Sarah Kishler

Mourner
Melissa Bush

Captain (Ðại Úy) Thanh/Luân/Hưng
Tony Lê

Chorus/Nhân
Janet Tuy Vân Nguyễn

Tình/Nư/Chorus
Kathleen Park

Chorus/Pirate/Hai
Jason Lieu

Mai/Chorus
Kymberly Schieferstein

Fr. John Clark, S.J
Gary Laidlaw

Chorus/Mother/Assassin
Mai La

Script Under Revision and
Partial Translation (Vietnamese)

Pontius Pilate

A contemporary drama that examines the Passion of Christ through the eyes of a modern courtroom. Characters from the Passion story are called as witnesses.
The audience decides the verdict.
In this performance the verdict was: Not Guilty
Staged August 2010 – One Performance Only

CAST

Judge
Fred Begune

Bailiff
Jim Coryelle

Prosecuting Attorney
Tony Lê

Defense Attorney
Denis Marks

Pontius Pilate
Carmine DePaulo

Joseph of Arimathea
Mark Williams

Nicodemus
G.C. Ðavis

Mary Magdalene
Rebecca Ines

Annas
Ray James

Caiaphas
Steve Corelis

Claudia Procula
Estelle Piper

*Produced by special arrangement with THE DRAMATIC PUBLISHING COMPANY of Woodstock, Illinois.

Margaret of Castello

An updated version of Blessed Margaret of Castello’s faith-filled struggle with deformity and abandonment in 14th Century Italy.
Produced in conjunction with San José Youth Shakespeare
Staged October 2009

CAST

Young Margarita/Voice at Ending Narration
Ayano Grzymala

Older Margarita
Rebecca Ines

Emilia
Lucita Sinohui

Parisio
Carmine DePaulo

Madame Dijon/Ceccha Macreti
Sarah Devlin

Elena
Caecilia Shapiro

Roberto
Danny Florek

Fra Luigi
John Torreano

Prioress/Signora Fiore
Marie Ballentine

Sandro Macreti
Steve Corelis

Cristina Macreti
Jennie D’Ascoli

Umberto
Nathan Sandoval

Sophia
Evelyn Rumsby

Claudine
Anne Devlin

Ugo
G. C. Ðavis

Singer
Andrea Goeke

Script Available

Malcolm and Teresa

The account of British journalist Malcolm Muggeridge and his introduction of Mother Teresa to the world stage
Staged: October- November 2007

CAST

Malcolm Muggeridge
Kevin Kennedy

Kitty Muggeridge
Mimi Ahern

Mother Teresa
Diana Hoffman

Beatrice Webb (Aunt Bo)
Patricia Cross

Rev. Alec Vidler
Dan O’Connell

Evette
Jennie D’Ascoli

Doctor Rosen
Christopher Vasquez

Unknown Boy
Joey Torreano

Script Available

¡Viva Cristo Rey!

The original version of the heroic story of the ‘secret agent of Christ’ Blessed Miguel Pro and his efforts to keep the faith alive in 1920′s Mexico.
Staged Oct. 2006

CAST

Fr. Miguel Pro, S.J
Andrés Sinohui

Ana Maria Pro
Lucita Sinohui

Don Miguel Pro
Rosario Chiaramonte

Humberto Pro
Christopher Vasquez

Roberto Pro
Guilliermo Morales

Martha Villereál
Rose Arenas

Fr. Carlos Mayer, S.J
Douglas Young

Woman Penitent
Jennie D’Ascoli

Maria Valdez
Alicia Barela

Plutarco Calles/Rojo/Señor Zorro
Michael McGlone

General Roberto Cruz
Joe Vega

Officer Valentin Quintana
Michael Farnia

Script Available

Claude Newman

A drama based on a priest’s eyewitness account of a remarkable jailhouse conversion in 1944 Mississippi.
Staged: October 2005

Cast

Claude Newman
Timothy King

Langford Simms
Andy Shapiro

Ida May Hammond
Crystal R. Callahan

Father Robert O’Leary/Wiley (Offstage Voice)
David Schreiber

Raymond Pardee
Kevin Kennedy

Vernon Kilgore
Gary Laidlaw

Sister Lucy Grimaldi
Patricia Cross

Elmo Tate
Wayne Stribling, Jr.

Man in Overalls
Gary Laidlaw

Pardee’s Grandma
Jennie D’Ascoli

No Script Available

A Question of Ethics

A contemporary drama about academia where a college student writes a paper about the Spanish Dictator Franco that creates a conflict with a professor
Staged: October-November 2003

CAST

Peter McHugh
Matthew Garibaldi

Rosa Dominguez
Angela Schiavone

Ellen Seidler
Lillian Bogovich

C. Alfred Hilliard
D. Michael Kane

Claire Van Norman
Leona Butler

Hadley Cox
Scott Smith

Bruno
G. C. Ðavis

No Script Available

Angela Schiavone as Margaret of Castello

The original version of Blessed Margaret of Castello’s faith-filled struggle with deformity and abandonment in 14th Century Italy
Staged 2002
Script Now Titled “Margaret of Castello”

CAST

Margarita
Angela Schiavone

Emilia
Deb Gatlin Townley

Parisio
D. Michael Kane

Elena/Madame Dijon
Courtney E. Cox

Roberto
Dan O’Connell

Cristina Macreti
Karie Vaughan

Sandro Macreti
Ray Ward

Checcha (Francesca) Macreti
Joan Claire Robinson

Signora Fiore
Cynthia Rasquinha

Narrator
Michael Garibaldi

Script Available

D. Michael Kane as Oliver Plunkett

The heroic story of 17th century Irish martyr St. Oliver Plunkett during the ‘Restoration’ of Charles II
Staged: May 2000

CAST

Narrator
Leona Butler

Oliver Plunkett
D. Michael Kane

Monsignor/Tavern Patron
Rosario Chiaramonte

Page
Giuseppina Chiaramonte

Catherine of Braganza, Queen of England
Patricia Cross

Charles II, King of England
Dan O’Connell

Sir Anthony Cooper, Earl of Shaftsbury
Joe Greenan

Sir Robert Sawyer, Attorney General/Sossinah/Tory/Executioner Aide
Todd O’Donnell

Reverend Edmund Murphy
Anthony Gonzales

Tavern Patron
Cathal Gallagher

Brigid Dillon
Karie Vaughan

James McKenna
Scott Smith

Sossinah/Tory/Jailer/Executioner
G.C. Ðavis

Reverend John Moyer, O.F.M.
Mike McHone

Chief Justice Pemberton/Tavern Patron
Ray Ward

Script Under Revision

Mary and Lizzie Talbot and Maggie Kavanaugh

The story of Dublin workman Ven. Matt Talbot, who struggled and prevailed over his alcoholism before AA!
Staged: May 1999.

CAST

Matt Talbot
Mark Lynch

Charlie Talbot
Ted Hatrak

Lizzy Talbot
Mary E. O’Conner

Mary Talbot
Karie Vaughan

Phil Talbot
Todd O’Donnell

Young Matt
Sínead Mahoney

Maggie Kavanaugh
Paula Mahoney

Fr. Walsh
Joe Parks

Pat Doyle
D. Michael Kane

Willie Devereaux
Dan O’Connell

Mrs. Deveraux
Pat Cross

Bar Patrons/Laborers:
G. C. Ðavis
Cathal Gallagher
Anthony Gonzales

No Script Available

Pearl2Web

The story of St. Margaret Clitherow, who was executed for hiding Catholic Priests in 16th century York, England.
Staged: May 1997.
She is the patron saint of businesswomen.

CAST – Partial List

Margaret Clitherow
Jodie Smith

John Clitherow
Dan O’Connell

Judge
Greg Tours

Lord Mayor of York
Davey Jones

Teacher
Anthony Gonzales

Margaret’s Daughter
Rita Kyle

Prosecutor
Victor Rodriguez

Table Guests
Joe Parks, Todd O’Donnell & David James

Defender
Ted Hatrak

William Bunney
Bill O’Hare

Trial Spectators/Clandestine Worshipers/Servants
G.C. Ðavis,
Patricia Cross
Joe Parks
Todd O’Donnell

Mrs. Yoward
Margaret Garreau

No Script Available