Madge Darlington

Rude Mechs

Performing Arts, 2006

Madge Darlington is a Founder and Co-Producing Artistic Director of Rude Mechs. In the collaborative spirit of the Rudes, Madge has worked on almost every show the Rudes have made. Most recently she was a key artist on the Rudes’ Now Now Oh Now and The Method Gun. With Sides, she co-directed Dionysus in 69 and B Beaver Animation.

Awards and Accomplishments


Rude Mechs are the recipients of the National Theater Project Award


Rude Mechs receives MAP Fund Grant


Rude Mechs receive a grant from NEFA for the creation of a new play


Rude Mechs / Kirk Lynn are one of five companies selected for the NEA Distinguished New Play Development Program for their project I've Never Been So Happy


The Method Gun receives a National Endowment for the Arts Grant