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Quit the Road Jack

Author: Jerry Polner

Quit the Road Jack

Description: When the son of a divorced and miserable couple of burnt-out ex-musicians runs away from home to join up with the immigrant worker rights movement, mom and dad are forced to travel across North America together to find their boy.
Year Written/Copyrighted: 2015
Date Added: 5/12/2015
Content Advisory: A four-letter word is used once, sexual situations are referred to but not played, no nudity or repeated strong language.
1 Act, 105 Minutes
3 Females, 6 Males

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Keywords: Brechtian · Characters are Mostly Married/With Families · Comedy · Coming of Age · Divorce · Dysfunctional Families · Families · Labor and Unions · Large Cast Size · Many Locations · Mostly Male Characters · Politics · Protests · Social Issues · Social Justice · Working

Original Production Information

Quit the Road, Jack was first produced by Radical Gags Theatrics at Theaterlab, NY 2015, as a guest production of Theaterlab with the following cast and crew:

Jack: Jay Reum
Ronnie: Rosemary Howard
Virgil: Rob Skolits
Freda, Sister Lourdes: Cynthia Bastidas
Deadwood 1, 2, 3, Francisco, Eugenio, Vargas: Jorge Marcos
Father Don Jose, Judge: RJ Batlle
Walt: Connor Johnston
Pagan, TV Newsman, Pez: Jaime Puerta
Lena Lake, Lindie: Jes Dugger

Director: Jonathan Warman
Scenic design: Eric Marchetta
Lighting design: Yuriy Nayer
Costumes: Maddie Peterson
Choreography: Liz Piccoli
Production Stage Manager: Vanna Richardson
Assistant Stage Manager: Danielle Hernandez

Reva Cooper: Press Representative
Denise Manning: House Manager / Press Assistant
Victoria Whitaker: Box Office Treasurer
Isaiah Tanenbaum: Theatrical Photography