New Works Festival
Jan 30 - March 1, 2009
Fridays and Saturdays at 8pm. Sundays at 2pm.
Produced by Jill Jones

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  • Premium (First Four Rows) $18
  • Regular $15
  • Seniors $12
  • Students $5

(All Five Weekends)

  • Premium (First Four Rows) $75
  • Regular $60

Five Weekends.
Each Weekend a Different Program


Week One
JAN. 30, 31 and FEB 1

The Life and Times of A. Einstein
Written by Kres Mersky
Directed by Paul Gersten
Cast – Kres Mersky

The Women of Spoon River
Written by Edgar Lee Masters
Adapted by Lee Meriwether
Cast – Lee Meriwether
Bodice Rippers
Written by Heather Keller
Directed by David P. Johnson
Cast – Jeanine Anderson, Mary Garripoli, Arden Lewis, Barbara Mallory, Mary Linda Phillips

Week Two
FEB 6, 7, 8

In a Different Light - A Musical One-Act
Written by Doug Haverty and Adryan Russ
Directed by John Gallogly
Cast – Neil Elliot
, Kathy Garrick, Mary Garripoli, Arden Lewis, Steve Nevil

van Gogh
Written by Brian Beery
Directed by John Gallogly
Cast – Brian Beery, Yancey Dunham, David P. Johnson, Heather Keller
Two Lives - A Musical One-Act
Written by Doug Haverty and Adryan Russ
Directed by John Gallogly
Cast – David P. Johnson, Devra Korwin, Robert W. Laur, Lee Meriwether, Brian O'Halloran, Corinne E Shor

Week Three
FEB 13, 14, 15

The Price
Written by Arthur Miller
Directed by Stu Berg
Cast – Cal Barlett, Marvin Kaplan, Don Moss, Dianne Travis

Week Four
FEB 20, 21, 22

Bleacher Babes - A Musical One-Act
Written by Scott Martin
Directed by Jacque Lynn Colton
Cast – Jacque Lynn Colton, Nikki D'Amico, Magda Harout, Victoria Lavan, Sandra Tucker
Traces of Memory
Written by Ann Wuehler
Directed by Kres Mersky
Cast – Maray Ayres, Sara Ballantire
Sally Spectre The Musical
A Children's Horror Story for Adults
Written & Directed by David P. Johnson
Cast – Adam Conger, Yancey Dunham, Rebecca Lane, Rob Zabrecky

Week Five
FEB 27, 28 and MAR 1

The Socialization of Ruthie Shapiro
Written by Barbara Nell Beery
Directed by Susan Morgenstern
Cast – (left to right) Nick McDow, Claire Partin, Heather Keller. (back) Constance Mellors

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