past readings

Casts & Crews

December 19th - Unicorn Versus Reindeer Games by Allyssa Hynes

This reading tookplace LIVE online via Twitch.

*Denotes Member of Actors' Equity Association

Cast:

Tess Ammerman* - Dash

John Bergeron - Wally
Amy Boehly - Holly

Steven Michael Martin - Q

Emily Miller - Snowy

Chris Packard - Mr. Broccollo

Elizabeth Quiñones - Shimmer

Elizabeth Ritacco - Sparkle

Samantha Ricchiuti - Dan

Alicia Whavers - Jolly

C

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Director - Alicia Hayes

Stage Manager and Reader - Emily Pathman

December 22th - Tom Frascatore's adaptation of

Holidays On Ice by David Sedaris

This reading took place LIVE online via Twitch.

*Denotes Member of Actors' Equity Association

Cast:

Mimi B. Francis

Sean Lough

Jackie Matthews  

E. Dale Smith-Gallo
Kevin Vislocky

Director - Michael Smith-Gallo

November 24th - A Matter of Power:

An Evening of New Works

This reading took place LIVE online via Twitch.

*Denotes Member of Actors' Equity Association

CERTIFY CLAIM

Written & Directed by Emily Claire Schmitt

Performed by Alicia Hayes

 

Culture Victim #127 

Written by E. Dale Smith

Directed by Michael Smith-Gallo

Performed by John Bergeron 

 

The Paradox of Power

Written by André Fiahlo

Directed by Mara Mainka 

Performed by James Weeks*

 

Wishes

Written & Directed by Allyssa Hynes

Performed by Emily Miller

About Elise

Written by Dianna Garten

Directed by Alicia Whavers

Performed by Laura Byrne

 

Macht

Written & Directed by Darin F. Earl II

Performed by Adele Batchelder 

 

You’re Going to Die

Written by T. Michael Vest

Directed by Tom Frascatore

Performed by Kevin Vislocky 

 

Motherf*ck the Motherf*cking Turtles

Written & Directed by Kirk White

Performed by Tess Ammerman*

October 27th - The Revolutionists

by Lauren Gunderson

This reading took place LIVE online via Twitch.

*Denotes Member of Actors' Equity Association

Cast:

Tess Ammerman* - Marie Antoinette

Lèna Chilingerian - Olympe de GougesMimi B. Isabel Lagana - Charlotte Corday
Elizabeth Quiñones - Marianne Angelle

Director - Dianna Garten

Stage Manager and Reader - Jenna Gregson

November 17th - Speech & Debate

by Stephen Karam

This reading took place LIVE online via Twitch.

*Denotes Member of Actors' Equity Association

Cast:

Zachary DeBevec - Howie

Maria Diaz - Teacher/Reporter/The Mothers

Sean Diveny - Solomon

Timothy Regan - Radio Host/The Fathers

Elizabeth Ritacco - Diwata

Director - Darin F. Earl II

Stage Manager and Reader - Ronni Hom

June 16th - 4,000 Miles

by Amy Herzog

This reading took place LIVE online via Twitch.

*Denotes Member of Actors' Equity Association

Cast:

Amy Boehly - Amanda

Darin F. Earl II - Leo Joseph Connell

Mini B. Francis - Vera Connell

Liz Kent - Bec

Director - Dianna Garten

Stage Manager and Reader - Jenna Gregson

Aug 18th - As You Like It

by William Shakespeare

This reading took place LIVE online via Twitch.

*Denotes Member of Actors' Equity Association

Cast:

Tess Ammerman* - Rosalind
John Bergeron - Jacques

Elizabeth Colagrande - Phoebe

Darin F. Earl II - Orlando

Ed Faver - Duke Frederick/Duke Senior
Alicia Hayes - Audrey

Tim Liu* - Touchstone
Nick Meittinis - Le Beau/Jacques De Boys

Samuel Shurtleff *- Adam/Corin

James Weeks* - Oliver/Aimens

Billie Wyatt - Celia

Director - Tom Frascatore

Stage Manager and Reader - Jenna Gregson

July 21st - The Seagull

by Anton Chekhov

This reading took place LIVE online via Twitch.

*Denotes Member of Actors' Equity Association

Cast:

Dave Bronovicki - Ilya Shamrayev

Laura Byrne-Cristiano - Irina Arkadina

Mimi B. Francis - Paulina Andreyevna 

Isabel Lagana - Masha Andreyevna
Tim Liu* - Konstantin Treplev

Steven Michael Martin* - Semyon Medvedenko

Jeff Maschi - Pyotr Sorin

Emily Miller - Nina Zarechnaya

Nils Swanson - Yevgeny Dorn

Kevin Vislocky - Boris Trigorn

Director - E. Dale Smith-Gallo

Stage Manager and Reader - Alicia Hayes

May 19th - Sarah Ruhl's adaptation of

Three Sisters by Anton Chekhov

This reading took place LIVE online via Twitch.

*Denotes Member of Actors' Equity Association

Cast:

Tess Ammerman* - Masha
Adele Batchelder - Anfisa

John Bergeron - Andrei

Elena Camp* - Olga

Heidi Danae Crane* - Natasha

Tom Frascatore - Chebutykin

Isabel Lagana - Irina

James Loren - Ferapont

Jackie Matthews - Rodé​
Peter Newes - Solyony

Russell Sperberg - Kulygin
Kevin Vislocky - Fedotik

James Weeks* - Tuzenbach

Kirk White - Vershinin

Director - Michele O'Brien

Stage Manager and Reader - Alicia Hayes 

May 26th - Measure for Measure

by William Shakespeare

This reading took place LIVE online via Twitch.

*Denotes Member of Actors' Equity Association

Cast:

Tess Ammerman* - Isabella
John Bergeron - Lucio
Laurie Devino - Mistress Overdone, Sister Francesca

Andrew James Gordon - Claudio
Emma Kuperschmid - ​
Mariana
Emily Miller - Juliet, Messenger

Dave Murray - Elbow, Barnardine, Gentleman 1

William Peden - Pompey, Friar Peter

Sam Shurtleff - Escalus
Kevin Vislocky - Provost

James Weeks* -Duke Vincentio

Kirk White - Angelo

Mark Zebro Jr. - Froth, Abhorson

Director - Tom Frascatore

Stage Manager and Reader - Jenna Gregson  

June 9th - The Night of the Iguana

by Tennessee Williams

This reading took place LIVE online via Twitch.

*Denotes Member of Actors' Equity Association

Cast:

Tess Ammerman* - Hannah Jelkes

Bella Ashton - Charlotte Goodall

Adele Batchelder - Judith Fellows

John Bergeron - Jake Latta

Laura Byrne-Cristiano - Maxine Faulk

James Loren - Nonno (Jonathan Coffin) 

Nick Meittinis - Pedro/Pancho

William Peden* - Reverend T. Lawrence Shannon

Samuel Shertleff* - Hank

Director - Kirk White

Stage Manager and Reader - Jenna Gregson

September 15th - An Evening of Short Plays

This reading tookplace LIVE online via Twitch.

*Denotes Member of Actors' Equity Association

The Bear by Anton Chekhov

Cast:

John Bergeron - Smirnov

Lèna Chilingerian - Popova
Jeff Maschi - Luka

Director - Michael Smith-Gallo

Reader - T. Michael Vest

Overruled by George Bernard Shaw

Cast:

Ali Archetti - Mrs. Lunn

Tim Liu* - Mr. Lunn
Emily Miller - Mrs. Juno

James Weeks* - Mr. Juno

Director - Tom Frascatore

Reader - Tess Ammerman*