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The Odd Couple (Female Version) - meet cast member Natalie Fox

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Meet Natalie Fox, playing Vera is LTA's upcoming The Odd Couple (Female Version).

What did you find appealing about your character and this show?
I love that Vera is funny without meaning to be because it really makes her an entertaining character to form and play.  This is a really witty and fast paced show with Vera sometimes used as a way to break tension or to change gears.  She's full of random, non sequitur remarks that jar the other characters away from their nostalgia discussion for a moment to marvel in her vapidity.  That being said, she is also well-meaning, helpful and kind person who genuinely adores her friends and loves being around them.

How long have you been acting and what made you get involved with theatre?
I have been acting for as long as I can remember.  Since the time I could walk and talk, I've been putting on skits and shows.  Later in elementary school through middle and high school, I was in several productions and on competitive improv teams.  I…

The Odd Couple (Female Version) - meet cast member Michelle Fletcher

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Michelle Fletcher plays Mickey in LTA's upcoming The Odd Couple (Female Version).

What do you find appealing about your character and this show?
Mickey is one of the girls and a true friend (after all she eats Olive's brown sandwiches) and is dedicated to helping the helpless - whether they want help or not!

What have you learned about yourself in playing the role of Mickey?
Trivial pursuit can be interesting.

What do you want the audience to experience from this show?
Neil Simon's keen observation and wicked sense of humor should have them reeling in their seats and the underlying message of "give and take" being crucial to happiness is thought-provoking.  Superbly crafted, The Odd Couple (Female Version) is ideal entertainment for the discerning theatre-goer who likes to laugh!

How does this show differ from other shows you have worked on?
It doesn't really.

What made you get involved with theatre?  How did you get involved with LTA?
I saw an audition notice and…