Wednesday, August 21, 2013

PlayGround Company in the News Aug-13


Read on to learn more about PlayGround Company Members' recent news, current happenings, and upcoming events. 

M. Graham Smith is directing Ken Slattery’s THE SHAKESPEARE BUG for Killing My Lobster. Featuring Will Dao, David Cramer, and Rosie Hallett, the play will run September 6-29 at Stage Werx. http://www.killingmylobster.com/the-shakespeare-bug/ September 7 is PlayGround Night. http://blog.playground-sf.org/2013/06/playground-night-at-shakespeare-bug.html

Mary Baird, Gwen Loeb, Julia McNeal, Cathleen Riddley and Stacy Ross are doing an all-female reading of Glengarry Glen Ross at The Shotgun Players on September 2 (sold out!) and September 9. https://shotgunplayers.org/Online/stealingtheleads

Ignacio Zulueta blogs for TBA this week about his participation in the inaugural Atlas Playwrights program. His short dramedy, 3 Sisters Watching Three Sisters, opens September 15 at the 2013 Bay One Acts Festival at Tides Theatre, and his full length comedy, The Fellowship, opens at AlterTheater in San Rafael in November.

Nancy Carlin is off to University of Virginia for a month to be an artist-in-residence.

Aldo Billingslea and Stacy Ross are currently performing in Lady Windmere’s Fan at Cal Shakes through September 8. http://www.calshakes.org/v4/ourplays/2013_LadyWindermere

Tim Kniffin is currently performing in Comedy of Errors with Shakespeare Napa Valley.

Anne Darragh is in Good People at Marin Theatre Company, running August 22-September 15.

Anthony Williams will perform in The Witch by Thomas Middleton as part of Free Shakespeare in the Park with SF Shakespeare Festival on August 25.

Dodds Delzell is performing in the world premiere of The Complete History of Comedy (Abridged) at the Napa Valley Playhouse, August 30-September 15. http://dreamweaverstheatre.org/

Katie May’s MANIC PIXIE DREAM GIRL was featured in the New York International Fringe Festival, August 9-16, directed by Jon Tracy and featuring Michael Barrett Austin and much of the original San Francisco cast.



  

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