Monday, February 10, 2014

AFTER THE DISSOLUTION, a play about Belarusians, to be produced by Image Theater, Lowell, Mass.

My short quasi-political drama After the Dissolution has been selected as one of seven short plays to be produced by Image Theater for their Fem Noire event (women playwrights only) on March 28th and 29th, 2014 at The Whistler House Museum in Lowell, Massachusetts.  Founder Jerry Bisantz will be directing the play.

Wednesday, February 5, 2014

CHANG & HIS MOTHER'S GHOST and AMARILIS to be produced at Rutgers U, New Jersey

This Spring (2014), my short comedy CHANG & HIS MOTHER'S GHOST and 10-minute drama AMARILIS will be produced in a festival of diversity by the Brown Theater Company at Rutgers University in New Jersey.

Synopsis of CHANG & HIS MOTHER'S GHOST: Chang meets his Mother’s Ghost 25 years after she died and she gives him advice on his (gay) love life.

Synopsis of AMARILIS: Amarilis, old and living in New Orleans, remembers her husband’s murder during the Parsley Massacre on the border between the Dominican Republic and Haiti in 1937.

Short comedy JOHN, by Martha Patterson, produced in Spokane, Washington

For "Fast & Furious," a celebration of one-minute plays, my short comedy JOHN was produced in Jan.-Feb. 2014 in Spokane, Washington by Stage Left Theater.

SYNOPSIS:  Young John, a would-be poet who is lying on the beach, doesn't like it when his mother calls him in to dinner.