Words & Wine-January 2011

Featuring 6 Brand New Short Plays
Squirrelly by James McLindon (Northampton, MA)
Two urban squirrells search for meaning beyond nuts, foraging…and avoiding fast trucks!

Robert:……………………….Paul

FredrickRicky:…………………………Kevin Russo

Stage Directions:………….Lynn Manuell

Total Spiritual by Rich Orloff (NY, NY)

An imaginative comedy about what could happen at the beginning of the afterlife…

Interviewer:…………………Jenny Paul

Applicant:…………………..Marni Klar

Bucket Brigade:……………Kerry Kastin

S.D.:…………………………..Lynn Manuell

Sack of Grievances by Donna Latham (Geneva, IL)

When Mary Claire visits her parents after a lengthy absence, she lugs her ever present sack of grievances.

Knife:…………………………Chelsea Austin

Giovanna:……………………Lucy Sorlucco

Mary Claire:…………………Andrée Lambertson

SD:…………………………….Judy Bruno Bennett

Blind Dates for the Downsized by Denis Meadows (Brooklyn, NY)

Could you still find love at first sight…even if you were blindfolded?

Max:…………………………..Max

BrandCeci:…………………………..Jillian Roppolo

Martha:………………………Betty Hudson

S.D.:…………………………..Judy Bruno Bennett

The Game by Julia Genoveva (Corona, NY)

As Jackie and Rob negotiate the playing field of their relationship, will they both win, or end up striking out?

Jackie:………………………..Julia Genoveva

Rob:………………………….Gus Ferrari

S.D.:………………………….Judy Bruno Bennett
Gone Astray by George Loukides (Sarasota, FL)

While searching for a missing book, a brother and sister find the long-lost truth between them.

Peter:……………………….Zack Rothman-Hicks

Cleo:………………………..Danielle Erin Rhodes

S.D.:…………………………Lynn Manuell