March 25 New Play Readings “What Did Happen” and “Die, Mr. Darcy, Die!”

11:00 am What Did Happen by Rosemary Zibart directed by Miriam Bazensky An Israeli/American woman goes home to sit shiva for her father and discovers the emotional/financial turmoil caused by his Romanian caretaker… Rosemary Zibart‘s work encompasses plays, articles, screenplays, and books for children. The Jewel in the Manuscript – a vivid drama about Fyodor Dostoevsky and … Read more

Feb 25 New Play Readings ♦ “Fallout” and “Man on the Street”

11:00 am Fallout by Laura King directed by Steve Goldklang Two damaged strangers take shelter from an unknown menace in a relic from the Cold War. In the claustrophobic confines of a family bomb shelter, Anna and David will have to decide if what is outside is more terrifying than what they are hiding inside themselves. Laura King is an … Read more

New Play Reading ♦ “Boronga Kazi”

Boronga Kazi (Doing the Job Badly) A Comedy of Cultures by George Holets directed by Barry Feinstein A young Tanzanian, en route to Houston to study economics, arrives at the Washington, D.C. bus terminal where his idealized notion of America quickly tarnishes. A blind lady who can see, a crooked cop, and a con game … Read more

New Play Readings ♦ “Lost Souls” and “Another Door Opens”

11:00 am Lost Souls by Jerry Slaff directed by Miriam Bazensky A cold winter’s night brings Frank, a former lawyer and now rabbinic student, to a Spanish Harlem apartment to help the long-time residents stave off eviction. But when he’s invited for a Friday night dinner the centuries-old secrets he discovers will change all of … Read more