An extraordinary theatrical production company specializing in original,
In addition to providing traditional theatre from restoration comedies to Noel Coward, Lord Foppington & Company blends comedy, audience participation and theatrical excellence with historical themes to create original, full length production of fast paced, cabaret-style comedy reviews as well as comedic portrayals of fictional historic characters.
The Friendly wenches of La Festival LaFoon
The cast of Dr. Mudd's Elixir Presents Capt'n Leghorn's Showboat waiting' by the levee
A Salute to the troops by The Kleinemann's Dress Shield Radio Hour
Our productions are perfect for special events, fundraisers, community and regional theaters, dinner theaters, destination weddings, corporate events, themed-parties, receptions, historic sites, holiday shows, or any venue where you are looking to provide memorable entertainment.
La Festival LaFoon Our spirited 18th century tavern show, complete with wenches, tavern songs, colonial musicians on period instruments, and fast-paced comedy.
Dr. Mudd's Elixir Presents Capt'n Leghorn's Showboat Our 1860's showboat review which features Southern belles, comedic melodrama and skits, foot stompin' banjo and fiddle playn', and a miracle wonder tonic.
The Kleinemann's Dress Shield Radio Hour Our 1940's radio show in which parodies of period comedies, dramas, news reports, and commercials are performed with the aid of sound effects performed by the audience.
Murder Mysteries Original, interactive murder mysteries set in the 1920's and 1940's.
Elizabethan Evenings Featuring lilting madrigals, courtly dancing, regally attired royalty, poisonings, intrigue, and performances of questionable Shakespeare.
A Dingle Family Christmas A unique holiday production in which the audience shares the traditions of a family of English eccentrics in the 1820s.
The LaFoon Christmas Spectacle AChristmas comedy variety show as performed by the crazy cast of La Festival LaFoon.
A Wormley Wake An outrageous funeral service led by a family of singing grave robbers, The Wormleys.
Our interactive character portrayals are perfect for street fairs and festivals, to enhance historic sites, or to welcome crowds at special events, receptions, and parties. They range from the Wormleys, a family of dirt covered, singing grave robbers and proprietors of everything from trained worms, to bone jewelry, to fresh lady fingers, to the Foppingtons themselves, a family of very British aristocrats headed by the proudly ostentatious, ever-acerbic, colonist loathing, and fanatically anglophillic Lord Foppington, the company's namesake, patron, and inspiration.
Our Patrons: Lord Foppington, Lady Felicia, and Lady Fabia
All of our productions and services include professional, period musicians, sets, lights, sound, and elaborate, historically authentic costumes, providing guests with delightful sights as well as sounds, and can be customized to suit almost any budget, schedule, time or special interest. In addition, through our affiliation with nationally, recognized authorities on historical research, audiences will not merely be entertained, but enlightened as well. To this end, we can also provide: period dance lessons, period balls, full-length productions of period plays and appropriate historical detailing. We can also arrange discussions, workshops, and seminars on any number of historical topics arising from a show or character, including clothing, manners, food, deportment, language, music, period dance, entertainment, diversions, antiques, architecture, politics, and social customs.
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