Great music! Great screwball comedy! Great summer fun!


You’ve never met a family like the Kuhbrots!

Chicago Folks Operetta presents…

The Cousin from Nowhere
JULY 2 TO 17
STAGE 773 1225 W. Belmont St.


When a stranger appears out of “Nowhere” one moonlit night, all hell breaks loose in the Kuhbrot house! Don’t miss this screwball comedy that has some of the best music you’ve never heard before! Featuring a 21-piece orchestra, The Cousin from Nowhere is pure summer fun!

Roy Belzer (Hans)
Damon Cole (Egon)
Gerald Frantzen (Stranger #2)
Rose Guccione (Wimpel)
James Judd (Josse)
Nick Pulikowski (The Stranger)
Genevieve Thiers (Hanna)
Heather Youngquist (Julia)

Anthony Barrese (Conductor)
Erik Barry (Lighting Designer)
Kurtis Boetcher (Set Designer)
Gerald Frantzen (Producer)
Elizabeth Margolius (Director)
Josh Prisching (Technical Designer)
Todd Rhoades (Choreographer)
Bronwyn Schlaefer (Stage Manager)