at Actors Rep/SFCC, Jan. 12-27
by John Pielmeier
directed by Michael Weaver
Caryn Hoaglund (*The Underpants* at Interplayers, *Mrs. Warren's Profession* at ARt) as Sister Agnes
Kate Vanderwende (*Lysistrata* at the Civic) as Dr. Martha Livingston
Jane Fellows (*Wings* at Interplayers, *How the Other Half Loves* at ARt) as Mother Miriam Ruth
The 1985 Norman Jewison film, scripted by Pielmeier from his own play, starred Meg Tilly, Jane Fonda and Anne Bancroft. Bancroft and Tilly were nominated for Oscars along with the film's score, but none won.
On Broadway, Amanda Plummer, Elizabeth Ashley and Geraldine Page played the three roles.
Two-thirds of the cast lives in Spokane; Fellows lives in Montana.