Kurt Vonnegut’s Make Up Your Mind

October 30 - November 30, 2013

Written by Kurt Vonnegut
Assembled by Nicky Silver
Directed by Cliff Fannin Baker
Scenic Design by Eric Levenson**
Costume Design by Elisabetta Polito
Lighting Design by Karen Perlow
Sound Design by David Remedios
Projection Design by Seaghan McKay**

Roland Stackhouse thinks our greatest obstacle is indecisiveness-and he has the answer! Make Up Your Mind, Inc. But just as business takes off, romance rears its head, and Stackhouse finds himself in a world of wealthy coquettes, paid enforcers, blue movies, and confused clergy. It’s a world only Kurt Vonnegut could imagine! Alternately hilarious and touching, Kurt Vonnegut’s Make Up Your Mind is really about more than sticking to decisions’-it’s about that rarest of all commodities, human connection.


Barlow Adamson*…Roland Stackhouse
Russ Bickell*…George Stackhouse
Tracy Goss*…Karen Finch
Richard Snee*…Fletcher/Vonnegut

Marc Carver*…Understudy (Roland)
Paula Plum*…Understudy (Karen)
Barry M. Press*…Understudy (George Stackhouse, Fletcher/Vonnegut)

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Features, Make Up Your Mind

An Interview With Nicky Silver

Kurt Vonnegut couldn’t make up his mind. He left behind eleven different drafts of his play Make Up Your Mind, and if it was ever going to make it to the stage, then a few decisions had to be made. Enter Broadway playwright Nicky Silver, author of Pterodactyls and The Lyons, who was brought on […]

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Features, Make Up Your Mind

About The Play

The second show of our season is KURT VONNEGUT’S MAKE UP YOUR MIND, running October 30 – November 30. We asked SpeakEasy Artistic Fellow Jeff Kubiatowicz, who was instrumental in bringing the play to our stage, to tell us more about the show. What is the play about? It’s the World Premiere of a dark […]

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