Miramar Beach, Fla. (Dec 14, 2022) — Emerald Coast Theatre Company (ECTC) is proud to present The Odd Couple January 20-29, 2022 starring Producing Artist Director of ECTC Nathanael Fisher alongside Guest Director and comedian Jason Heddan, who also performed in Popcorn Falls together in 2021. When Oscar the slob and fastidious Felix decide to room together, hilarity ensues as the two mismatched roommates have a showdown of epic proportions. A classic that never goes out of style, The Odd Couple is a non-stop comedy you don’t want to miss! Clash of the Titans has nothing on Oscar and Felix! Written by Neil Simon and directed by Scott Hayes, Dean for the School of Communication & the Arts and a professor of Theatre Arts at Liberty University.
Oscar Madison – Nathanael Fisher
Felix Ungar – Jason Hedden
Gwendolyn Pigeon – Leigh Gladden
Cecily Pigeon – Elise Gandara
Speed – Bruce Collier
Murray – Allen Tuttle
Roy – Silas Waugh
Vinne – Heath Carroll
Director: Scott Hayes
Managing Director: Trenton Bainbridge
Set & Lighting Designer: Rebeca Lake
Stage Manager: Phillip Padgett
Technical Director: Drake Miller
Costume Design: Tara Padgett
Properties: Anna Fisher
The Odd Couple will be staged in ECTC’s main space located on the second floor of 560 Grand Boulevard in Grand Boulevard Town Center in Miramar Beach. Tickets range from $28 – $36 depending on the show. There is an additional processing fee for ticket purchases. Purchase tickets online at www.emeraldcoasttheatre.org.
Save the date for ECTC’s upcoming performances: The Last Five Years (Feb 10 – 19) and Steel Magnolias (Feb 24 – March 5)
A special thanks to ECTC’s Major Sponsors of the 2022-2023 season: Grand Blvd at Sandestin, St. Joe Community Foundation, Howard Group and the South Walton Tourist Development Council (Visit South Walton).
To make a tax-deductible donation, volunteer or learn more about Emerald Coast Theatre Company, call (850) 684-0323 and visit www.emeraldcoasttheatre.org. Engage with ECTC as well on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and YouTube.
ABOUT EMERALD COAST THEATRE COMPANY:
Emerald Coast Theatre Company is a 501(c)(3) founded in 2012 by Nathanael Fisher, MFA, and his wife, Anna Fisher, MA. Based in Miramar Beach, Florida, ECTC’s mission is to enrich and entertain the Emerald Coast community through professional and educational theater. ECTC operates year-round with a two-fold mission to provide both educational and professional offerings to the Northwest Florida community. Educational programs include after school and home-school programs, Theatre for Young Audiences productions, field trip opportunities for local children, touring and staged productions, summer camps, workshops and classes. The professional theater efforts are focused on thought-provoking productions and collaborations, as well as acting and improv workshops and classes for adults.
About Scott Hayes:
Scott Hayes is the Dean for the School of Communication & the Arts and a professor of Theatre Arts at Liberty University. Hayes has an MFA in Theatre from Florida State University/Asolo Conservatory and a Ph.D. in Communication from Regent University. He has directed more than 100 professional and academic productions and is a member of SAG/AFTRA and AEA. Hayes is also a playwright: his short play “Without excuse” is published by Christianity and Theatre, and his adaptations of Shakespeare and the novel Redeeming Love have been produced across the United States. He and his wife Sarah have three daughters and live in Virginia.