Casting has been announced for the world premiere of Stephen Belber’s The Muscles In Our Toes, to be presented by Green Beetle Productions at the El Portal Forum Theatre, May 23-June 29, with an opening set for May 30. Jennifer Chambers will direct.
The comedy centers around five high school friends at their 20th High School reunion, with one of them being kidnapped by a radical group and the other four drunkenly formulating a plan to save him.
The cast will feature Michael Benyaer, Al Espinosa, Kristen Lee Kelly, Daniel Milder, and Bill Tangradi. The creative team will include Donna Marquet (set), Brandon Baruch (lighting), John Zalewski (costumes), and Jamie Herbert (sound).
Belber’s plays include Match, Geometry of Fire, Fault Lines, McReele, and Tape. He was also an associate writer on The Laramie Project.