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Upcoming Readings

FIRST READING SERIES

 

Ax of Love

by Ernest Thompson
Monday, September 8, 7pm

From the Academy Award-winning writer of ON GOLDEN POND, this 30-year journey through the brutality of love begins when four students meet in college in 1970. Trenchant, recklessly funny and touching, AX OF LOVE includes more violence than most love stories, not to mention rage, redemption and even the ultimate act of love – euthanasia.

Kuru

by Josh C. Manheimer
Monday, October 6, 7pm

A Midwest cooking instructor tracks down her ambitious, Nobel-seeking fiancee in the jungle of Papua, New Guinea only to discover that he has married a 13-year-old cannibal in order to learn why the tribe is dying of a mysterious slow degenerative virus called KURU.   Sparks fly when she is courted by the Chief wearing only a penis gourd.   It's "The Big Bang Theory" in a jungle hut on stilts.

Check back here for our next First Reading coming soon.  Thank you.


STAGED READING SERIES


Check back here for our next Staged Reading coming soon.  Thank you.

For access to the theatres, take the REAR elevator to the 1st Floor, or use the 2nd set of glass doors (closer to 9th Avenue) and walk up one flight of stairs. There is no access to the theatres from the front elevator. The rear elevator opens 1 hour prior to curtain.

 

 

 



   Manifest Destiny

   by Vladimir Zelevinsky
   Lori Gardner, Paul Kelly (l. to r.)
   (Photo by Kim T. Sharp)


  
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