Fast Play Fest Set for August 22nd!

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TICKETS ARE CURRENTLY SOLD OUT ONLINE. WE WILL RELEASE TICKETS TO OUR WAIT LIST IN PERSON AT THE DOOR. WE SUGGEST ARRIVING BY 7:30PM TO GET ON THE LIST.

Summer Barrow Group 24 Hour Fast Play Fest
Saturday, August 22nd at 8pm

WHAT:
A 24-hour creative experience in which TBG Students serve as writers, directors, and actors create and perform a series of new short pieces.

WHO:
Members of the show are TBG Students (both past and current), but the audience is open to anyone!

List of participating creatives:

DIRECTORS – Sean Gorski, Brandon Hughes, Douglas McGinness, Lorrel Manning, Rolando Sanchez, Scott Slavin, and Molly Zimmelman
WRITERS – Alex Ashrafi, Lisa Battle, Kristen Buckels, Jane Elias, Erik Gernand, Isaac Himmelman, and Anna Russell
ACTORS – Darian Hickman, Anthony Drazan, Ron Piretti, Mark Grenier, Adam Towers, David Grant, Shayan Munshi, Nick Luis, Spencer Lincoln, Jesse Turits, James Crawley, Deon Frank, Ed Stanley, Pauline Pechin, Marina Gasparyan, Liala Layther, Lindsey Larkin, Keisha Bissram, Lauren Schaffel, Sophie Hassett, Carmen Scott, Lunie Jules, Amelia Hart, and Eimile Logan

HOW:
All work will be created and performed between Friday, August 21st at 10pm – Saturday, August 22nd at10th.
Our playwrights will work with props and themes provided on-site to draft a ten-minute play between 10pm and 6am.
While they go home to crash, our directors arrive at 6am to read and select pieces.
Our actors arrive and receive their roles at 8am.
The teams rehearse and memorize from 9am-7pm and receive 30 minutes of tech per script.
The house opens at 7:30, and then READY OR NOT, curtain up at 8pm!

BAR OPENS AT 7:30PM AND CONTINUES AFTER THE SHOW!

WHEN:
Come see the final results of this whirlwind creative experience on SATURDAY, August 22nd 8:00pm. (Expected running time: 90 minutes)

WHERE:
TBG Mainstage Theater, 312 West 36th Street, 3rd Floor

HOW MUCH:
Tickets are $10.
Space is limited. Get your tickets here!