Step 4 of The PG Evolution: Stage Experiments
Plays continue the development process by adding directors, rehearsal and a little time. Guests are requested to partake in a short moderated talk back based on questions provided prior to reading.
Stage Experiments #3
SEPTEMBER 8, 2018
Photos by David Michael Kirby
TOMORROW WE LOVE BY JEFFREY VAUSE
DIRECTED BY GRANT NEALE
Stage Manager: Thomas Dieter
Passion! Deception! MURDER? In the sleepy hamlet of Noble Bay, California circa 1960, divorcee Lanie Fairbanks lives, loves...and endures! This is TOMORROW WE LOVE, a gender-bending melodramatic homage to classic romantic films!
Featuring: Andrew Griffin, Jeffrey Vause, Jimmy Moon, Jon McCormick, Mandy Murphy, Priyanka Krishnan, Spencer Aste
THE WALK UP BY EMILY COMISAR
DIRECTED BY TOPHER PAYNE
Stage Manager: Taylor Hilt Mitchell
Sometimes you choose the family you choose and sometimes they choose a family for you. Sometimes when there's nothing left to lose, a sledgehammer will be what gets you through.
Featuring: Annie Keris, Brad Makarowski, Carla Briscoe, Jasmine Spiess, Jeanette Bonner, Maria Peyramaure, Michael Markham, Peter Macklin, Taylor Hilt Mitchell
Stage Experiments #2
AUGUST 4, 2018
Photos by Priyanka Krishnan
Let There Be Love by Mrinalini Kamath
Directed by Kat Yen
Stage Manager: Marina Barry
A mash-up of D.H. Lawrence's Sons and Lovers, the Greek myth Eros and Psyche, and online dating and modern matchmaking, featuring a mother-son matchmaking service, a potential client, and a self-described "algorithm automechanic."
Featuring: David Adam Gill, Joy Jacobs, Kirsten Hopkins, Monica Rounds, Paul Peglar, Sarah Teed, Vedant Gokhale
Members Of the Choir by Evan Edwards, Directed by Rick Hamilton
Stage Manager: Chris Lemme
While attending a milestone birthday party, a group of gay friends attempt to navigate the complexities of their relationships when unexpected events force each man to confront what he has and fight for what he wants.
Featuring: Gregory Omar Osborne, James Edward Becton, Jason Nadal, Jayson Kerr, John Racioppo, Kelvyn Mitchell, Michael Flood, Nick Ortiz, Peter Macklin
Stage Experiments #1
Saturday August 19, 2017
Photos by Priyanka Krishnan
Guru by Jessica Luck
Directed by Ria DiLullo
If Meg spends 8 weeks with Kendra, and Kendra is 20 points from passing, how many Youtube videos will Lindsee have to post in order to lose 3 pounds? The formulas that you may need to answer some questions are found at the end of the examination.
Featuring: Cait Johnston, Diana Cherkas, Jasmine Spiess, Starr Kirkland
Cell Memory Theory by Mike Lesser
Directed by Rose Ginsberg
Ann is a survivor. But will the transplanted cells that saved her ultimately destroy her second chance at life?
Featuring: Carla Briscoe, Don Castro, Josette Marina Murray, Mandy Murphy, Sue Berch