Random Acts 2006

Random Acts 2007RANDOM ACTS! ONE-ACT PLAY FESTIVAL

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 16 – SATURDAY, APRIL 29, 2006

The Festival features the thesis projects of 46 actors, 6 directors and 6 playwrights in 30 presentations of works drawn from classic and contemporary repertories – including 9 original works by Drama’s playwrights!

Each program will run Thursday through Saturday at 8PM, with a Saturday matinee at 3PM.

Freegeneral admission!Reservations recommended.
For reservations, please call Ticket Central at 212.279.4200


WEEK 1
February 16-18

The Wild Goose
by John Patrick Shanley
directed by Rolando Ramos
with Christopher Cooper, Jessica Hawrys, Bill McAdams

Defacing Michael Jackson
by Aurin Squire
directed by Denyse Owens
with Nick Arens, Cristofer L. Davenport, Latoya Nash, Lloyd Watts

The Lady of Fadima
by Edward Allan Baker
directed by Merve Taskan
with Nancy Beard, Nicole Brandon, Cristofer L. Davenport, Nicole Lomax, Christopher Reber

Pet Shop
by Gunnar Atli Cauthery
directed by Jillian Singer
with James Anderson, Tom Hedlund, Eunjee Lee, Robert Postrozny

The Nursery
by Clifford Odets
directed by Joe Ragno
with Kevin Hooshangi, Amy Klewitz

 

WEEK 2
March 2-4

Naomi in the Living Room
by Christopher Durang
directed by Selena Ambush
with Megan Becker, Kevin Hooshangi, Lisa Veshecco

Sisters
by Cherie Vogelstein
directed by Merve Taskan
with Nancy Beard, Michelle French

Circling Back – NEW! Original Work
by Ted Nusbaum
directed by Rolando Ramos
with Jasmine Ireland, Jeramiah Peay

Hello Out There
by William Saroyan
directed by Helena Prezio
with Christopher Cooper, Nick Fleming, Jessica Hawrys, Richard Kass, Eunjee Lee, Bill McAdams

Heart in the Ground
by Douglas Hill
directed by Jillian Singer
with Sara Michelle Bickweat, Aaron Black

 

WEEK 3
March 16-18

The Sleepers
by Christopher Shinn
directed by Helena Prezio
with Ibby Cizmar, Tom Hedlund, Robert Palmer

POOF!
by Lynn Nottage
directed by Denyse Owens
with Binta Jamison, Latoya Nash

Theodore and Claire – NEW! Original Work
by William Charles Meny
directed by Rick Joyce
with Nick Arens, Eileen Reardon

Departures – NEW! Original Work
by Matthew Jacobs
directed by Jillian Singer
with James Anderson, Xanthe Elbrick

Recklessness
by Eugene O’Neill
directed by Jonathan Bank
with Aaron Black, Carolin Haydée López, Melina McGrew, Jeramiah Peay

 

WEEK 4
March 30-April 1

This is Jeopardy – NEW! Original Work
by Killian J. Beldy
directed by Selena Ambush
with Ibby Cizmar, Christopher Reber

March
by Alberto Adellach
directed by Merve Taskan
with Eunjee Lee, Salisha Miller, Monica Risi M.

Sikhandini – NEW! Original Work
by Deen
directed by Rolando Ramos
with Aaron Black, Deen, Richard Kass

Cats and Dogs
by Cherie Vogelstein
directed by Denyse Owens
with Daniel Case, Peter Allen Fisher, Nick Fleming, Carolin Haydée López, Melina McGrew, Leda Uberbacher

WASP
by Steve Martin
directed by Rick Joyce
with Nick Arens, Lenny Levi, Jeramiah Peay, Eileen Reardon, Anna Robertson, Joey Schaljo

 

WEEK 5
April 13-15

The Problem
by A. R. Gurney, Jr.
directed by Jillian Singer
with Nick Arens, Joey Schaljo

The House That Crack Built – NEW! Original Work
adapted by Djola Branner
from the book by Clark Taylor
Original Music by Aaron Barnell
directed by Rolando Ramos
with Aaron Black, Nicole Brandon, Michelle French, Christopher Reber

For Whom the Southern Belle Tolls
by Christopher Durang
directed by Helena Prezio
with Tom Hedlund, Robert Palmer, Jasmine Ireland, Alessandra Ziviani

Lost
by Mary Louise Wilson
directed by Selena Ambush
with Salisha Miller, Monica Risi M.

Pischer – NEW! Original Work
by Ted Nusbaum
directed by Rick Joyce
with Richard Kass, Lenny Levi

 

WEEK 6
April 27-29

Mary and Joseph – NEW! Original Work
by Matthew Jacobs
directed by Jillian Singer
with Kevin Hooshangi, Lenny Levi, Eva Shure

Mamet Women
by Frederick Stroppel
directed by Denyse Owens
with Jessica Hawrys, Alessandra Ziviani

The Philadelphia
by David Ives
directed by Rolando Ramos
with Christopher Cooper, Amy Klewitz, Lennard Ridsdale

Fantasy Girl – NEW! Original Work
by LyaNisha Gonzalez
directed by Selena Ambush
with Nicole Brandon, LyaNisha Gonzalez, Binta Jamison, Nicole Lomax

Selected scenes from
Metamorphoses
by Mary Zimmerman
directed by Rick Joyce
with Lauren Balmer, Sara Michelle Bickweat, Daniel Case, Cristofer L. Davenport,
Nick Fleming, Jasmine Ireland, Lenny Levi, Melina McGrew, Amy Miller, Lennard Ridsdale

 
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