OUR THIRD ANNUAL VIRTUAL READING SERIES
presented with CreateTheater.com and with the generous support of
R.K. Greene and The StoryLine Project.
A benefit to help us make up for losses during COVID-19. Reserve and we will send you a Zoom link for the reading. Tickets available only through OnTheStage.com:
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2/12/23, 3pm ET
Max Needle presents
QUEEN OF SAD MISCHANCE
by John Minigan
directed by Sharifa Williams
starring Ciara Chanel, Carrie Gibson and Zack Watson
technologist Jesica Garrou, editor Henry Garrou
graphic designer Irvin Stafford, composer Colin Minigan
How far would you go to change your narrative? When her promising job with white feminist scholar Beverly becomes a trap she must escape, ambitious bi-racial college senior Kym is forced to choose between betraying her boss and betraying herself.
Followed by our renowned "Dollars and Sense" industry talkback featuring: Margot Astrachan, producer (Diana, The Prom, A Gentleman's Guide..., Ghost the musical, Around the World in 80 Days, Nice Work If You Can Get It, On a Clear Day...); R.K. Greene and the StoryLine Project, producer (Peter and the Starcatcher, The Lightning Thief tour, Farinelli and the King, A Time to Kill, Cougar the Musical, Room Service; upcoming: Beau, Harmony); Jana Robbins, producer: Fiddler on the Roof in Yiddish (Drama Desk Award), Company revival Broadway and West End (Tony & Olivier Awards), Ragtime revival, Little Women. UK Productions The Jazz Age, The Astonishing Times of Timothy; upcoming: Rose in London (as Pinnacle Productions with producing partner Haley Swindal); Janel C. Scarborough, producer/creative investor (Single Black Female, Thoughts of a Colored Man, Tony nominated revival for colored girls...), co-founder TRU Diversity; Haley Swindal, producer/investor forThe Lion off- Broadway (Drama Desk Award), The Astonishing Times of Timothy Cratchit , The Jazz Age, yiddish Fiddler on the Roof revival; financial stake in Something Rotten, On Your Feet, Lifespan of a Fact, upcoming producing projects: television: The Tryout, West End: Rose; Broadway: upcoming revival to be announced with Pinnacle Productions (alongside partner Jana Robbins); Ric Wanetik, producer (Tony nominated Twilight Los Angeles: 1992, Broadway’s Marlene, Off-Broadway’s Jolson and Company) and senior advisor for America to the Royal Shakespeare Company.
Also available On Demand after February 12, details to follow.
2023 annual series of new plays by TRU writers produced by TRU producers, followed by our "Dollars and Sense" panels on producing featuring prominent commercial producers, artistic directors and general managers.
This year's series is a fundraiser to help us compensate for lost revenue during the COVID-19 quarantine.
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