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Upcoming Readings


Black Butterflies

by Marylou DiPietro
Directed by William Ryall
Monday, October 27, 7pm

The story of Rose Williams, the enigmatic, older sister to Tennessee Williams. Rose is the ideal playmate for her shy, sickly brother. Everything changes when the family moves to St. Louis. As Rose and Tom cope with their parents and their emerging sexual identities, their relationship crumbles. Tom escapes while Rose remains imprisoned behind a wall of silence. BLACK BUTTERFLIES depicts the love and betrayal between a sister and brother.

Lardo, A Love Story

by Sydney Blake
Directed by Jan Buttram
Monday, November 10, 7pm

LARDO, A LOVE STORY is a romantic comedy about comedy and romance set in the writers’ room of a top-ten TV sitcom called "Lardo," starring the stand-up comic, Lardo—a horrible human being. The head writer, an English playwright burnt out from running the show, hires an enchanting, inexperienced female writer. The show almost ends; the wrong people almost get together; and love almost loses out. Almost.

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


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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