GREY Gardens

Book by Doug Wright
Music by Scott Frankel
Lyrics by Michael Korie

May 29 – June 22, 2014 - Maine Premiere

Mad Horse Theatre Company closes the season with our first musical in many years! The hilarious and heartbreaking story of Big Edie and Little Edie Bouvier Beale, the eccentric aunt and cousin of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, once bright names on the social register who became East Hampton’s most notorious recluses. Winner of the Drama Desk and Tony awards.




"Haunting Season Finale at Mad Horse Theatre...”
- Carla Sullwold, Broadway World   READ MORE

"With Grey Gardens, Mad Horse provides and emotional ride..."
- April Boyle, Portland Press Herald   READ MORE

"A complex fall from grace..."
- Meg Grumbling, The Portland Phoenix   READ MORE


Cast and Crew


Edith Bouvier Beale    Susan Reilly
“Little” Edie Beale / Edith Bouvier Beale    Christine Louise Marshall
Joseph Patrick Kennedy, Jr. / Jerry    Nicholas Schroeder
Young “Little” Edie Beale    Anna Gravel
Lee Bouvier    Rose Cannon
Brooks Jr. / Sr.    Thomas Smallwood
J.V. “Major” Bouvier / Norman Vincent Peale    Tony Reilly
Jacqueline “Jackie” Bouvier    Blair Carpenter
George Gould Strong    David Jon Timm


Woodwinds    Ray Libby
Woodwinds, Keyboard, Percussion    Ben McNaboe
Keyboard, Piano, Percussion    Rebekkah Willey


Director/Choreographer    Ray Marc Dumont
Music Director    Rebekkah Willey
Stage Manager    Marie Stewart Harmon
Assistant Director     Joelle Clingerman
Assistant Stage Manager    Brandon Johnson
Set Designer     Scott Leland
Lighting Designer    Tom Wyatt
Costume / Props Designer    Christine Louise Marshall
Production Manager    Nate Speckman
Graphic Designer   Stacey Collins   


Season Sponsors:
Robinson, Kriger & McCallum, Attorneys at Law
Shipyard Brewery
Specs for Less
Coffee By Design
The Portland Phoenix

Show Sponsor:
Black Point Inn