From the Ridiculous to the Sublime
How do you take Charles Dickens' Oliver Twist and, in less than a month, condense it into a 100-minute one-man play, with the actor playing 20 characters from the novel plus a New York City drag queen? Everett Quinton and Eureka, veterans of the fabled Ridiculous Theatre Company and creators of Twisted Olivia, explain how they did it.
"...one hand. Outlandish? Certainly, but when the actor is Everett Quinton, outlandish is normal. Quinton is a star alumnus..."
Feb. 28, 2003 Arts Feature by Robert Faires