Dionysus Was Such A Nice Man

a world premiere by Kate Tarker
directed by Dominique Serrand
April 23, 2019May 12, 2019

Meet the Artists


Ross Beschler • Jaimie
Taysha Marie Canales • Alcinoe
Keith J. Conallen • Oedipus
Melanye Finister • Merope
Matteo Scammell • Messenger
Luverne Seifert • Polybus

Production Team

Dominique Serrand • Director
Kate Tarker • Playwright
Melanye Finister

MELANYE FINISTER (COMPANY) has been a company member at People’s Light and Theatre since 1991 and has appeared in many plays there including The Winter’s Tale, Seven Guitars, Doubt, Six Characters in Search of an Author, Something You Did, Fabulation, and Member of the Wedding.  Melanye has also worked for Flashpoint Theatre (Run, Mourner, Run), Philadelphia Theatre Company (Third), Arden Theatre (Romeo and Juliet, Midsummer Nights Dream), as well as InterAct, Venture, and Walnut Street Theatre.  She is a longtime supporter and proud Board Member of PlayPenn and Stockton Rush Bartol Foundation, and holds a BFA from Carnegie Mellon University.  D, meet me at Mutter.