Doctor Dapertutto


Theatre Columbus Presents

Doctor Dapertutto

Written by Martha Ross

  • Performer Mark Christmann
  • Performer Leah Cherniak
  • Performer Oliver Dennis
  • Performer Maggie Huculak
  • Performer Diego Matamoros
  • Performer Kelly Nadal
  • Performer Martha Ross
  • Performer Michael Simpson
  • Director Leah Cherniak
  • ComposerJohn Millard
  • Set & Lighting DesignerGlenn Davidson
  • Costume DesignerCarole Griffin
  • ComposerJohn Millard
  • ChoreographerSusan Mckenzie

Dr. Dapertutto, a.k.a the Devil, played by Mark Christmann,has randomly invited guests to his New Mexico villa for a New Year’s Eve bash. The evil doctor, unbeknownst to his visitors, has timed the festivities to take place in the shadow of an atomic bomb test nearby.

Awards and Reviews

1990 Dora Awards – Small Theatre Division

  • Nomination Outstanding Direction: Leah Cherniak

  • Nomination Outstanding New Play: Martha Ross

  • Nomination Outstanding Production: Theatre Columbus

Floyd S. Chalmers Canadian Play Award – Nominated

“… a dazzling production that is smartly staged and superbly acted”

– Vit Wagner, The Toronto Star