You can say that you saw them before they were Tony and Academy Award winners! The Actors Studio Drama School at Pace University presents the 2013 Graduating MFA Playwrights’ Staged Reading Series, featuring four plays over four days.
Saturday, February 23 at 2:00 p.m.
There Are No Dogs at the Bauhaus
By Arnie CW Lee
Directed by Kaitlyn Samuel
Susan, a gender studies professor desperate for tenure, must stop her daughter Pegg from putting on an all-robot cast of Waiting for Godot for the university’s bi-centennial.
Sunday, February 24 at 2:00 p.m.
Like You Mean It
By Melissa Sinaly
Directed by Jean Lee
A memory play set in Tuxedo, New York.
Saturday, March 2 at 2:00 p.m.
By Gabrielle Sinclair
Directed by Michael Rader
After sitting by her uncle’s bedside for days, an emergency calls Camille away. Her three daughters—one broken, one violent, one due—attempt to keep their true selves contained, as they support their family on this last, strange night.
Sunday, March 3 at 2:00 p.m.
The Flags are Flying Again
By Sean Behrens
Directed by Jim Fagan
When a coalition in Washington succeeds in stealing the presidency, they are left with something much worse than expected. Elections have consequences.
The readings will take place at the Actors Studio Drama School Black Box Studio Theater in Room W509, One Pace Plaza, on the NYC Campus. For reservations, please e-mail ASDSreservations@pace.edu or call (212) 346-1133.
And don’t forget to keep an eye out for the MFA Repertory Season, five weeks of theater beginning in April that showcases what these talented graduates have learned during their last three years at Pace.