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Sunday, January 22 • 8:00pm - 9:30pm
Lottie Platchett Took a Hatchet!

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Lottie Platchett Took a Hatchet by Justin Elizabeth Sayre

Lottie Platchett, spinster and bird enthusiast, stands accused of brutally murdering her father and step-mother with a hatchet, and while the rhyming doesn't help her case, (Hatchet-Platchett? The jokes write themselves.) Lottie pleads her innocence. In a hilarious riff on the legends of 19th Century murder, Lottie Platchett brings together an all-star cast including Drew Droege, Tom Lenk, Ryan Garcia, Tom Detrinis and Kirsten Vangsness to create a weird and wonderful camp take on all those grizzly tales of murder that have now become American lore. Did she do it? Did she do it alone? Who knows what evil lurks in the heart of a spinster? Only Lottie Platchett knows. Directed by Jessica Hanna. ($35 Front/Center, $25 Rear/Sides, All Ages)

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Drew Droege

Drew Droege is an alum of The Groundlings Sunday Company and has been teaching at the school since 2006. He’s also taught improv workshops at University of Southern California, Indiana University, and Wake Forest University, where he obtained a BA in theatre. Drew occasionally performs... Read More →
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Kirsten Vangsness

Kirsten Vangsness is a dedicated member of the Los Angeles theatre community as both an actor and a playwright. She is long time member of Hollywood’s Theatre of Note and has done lots play at lots of places including but not limited to: Boston Court "Everything You Touch" (Ovation... Read More →
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Ryan Garcia

Ryan has been acting professionally since he was a child in Miami, FL. He's been on stage in LA with "30 Minute Musicals," "Ravenswood Manor" at the Celebration Theatre, and the new musical "Found" with IAMA Theatre. He was featured as Domingo on Community, and most recently as Dude... Read More →
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Tom Detrinis

Originally from Long Island, Tom came to Los Angeles by way of Buffalo, and is no stranger to the the stage -- on and off. From producing, directing and/or performing to working in television, film and on the web, he has enjoyed being stupid and making others laugh at his own expense... Read More →
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Tom Lenk

Tom Lenk is a SAG award-winning actor, comedian & accidental Instagram Superstar! His Stage and Screen work include starring roles in "Transparent," "HBO's Room 104," "American Housewife," "Zac & Mia,” “Workin’ Moms,” "Bones,” "Episodes," "The Witches of East End," "Cabin... Read More →

Sunday January 22, 2023 8:00pm - 9:30pm PST
Gateway Theatre 215 Jackson Street, San Francisco, CA 94111