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2010 - 2011 Season

The 2010 - 2011 Season

New Writers Now! Outside In

Monday, October 4, 2010

7 pm

 

Gala Hispanic Theatre

3333 14th Street NW

Washington, DC 20010

 

Plays:

Blockman: Block Turned Man

by Irene Quinonez

 

Moon Man

by Abigail Melick

 

Phillip and Timmy’s Awesome Chariot Adventure

by Salomon Gramajo

 

Actors:

Wendy Nogales

Alex Perez

Fatima Quander

Kenneth Ray

Andrés Talero

 

Express Tour Showcase

November 3-6, 2010

 

Gala Hispanic Theater

3333 14th St NW

Washington, DC 20010

 

Plays:

The Good Neighbor

written with community members throughout Greater Washington and produced in collaboration with the Fannie Mae Help the Homeless program

 

The Bird of One Thousand Colors

by the student of Bancroft Elementary School, Washington, DC

 

Love, Math and Martians Don’t Mix

by Cassidy Boomsma, Swanson Middle School, Arlington, VA

 

Actors:

Soneyet Muhammad

Wendy Nogales

Alex Perez

Dawn Thomas

Alex Vernon

 

New Writers Now! From Civil War to Civil Rights

Monday, February 7, 2011

 

Gala Hispanic Theater

3333 14th St NW

Washington, DC 20010

 

Plays:

Mercy, Mercy Me

by Ellen Hubbard, Bell Multicultural High School

 

I am a Slave

by Jack Brotman, The Maret School

 

Woodlawn

by the residents of Ward 7 with Lead Artist David Snider

 

Actors:

Kimberly Campbell

Charles Clyburn

Tracey Farrar

Mark Hairston

Jesse Holmes

Keith Irby

Jasmin Johnson

Wendy Nogales

Jonathan Odom

Caroline G. Pleasant

Andres Talero

Dawn Thomas

Dereks Thomas

Alex Vernon

 

New Play Festival

April 11, 12, 13

 

Gala Hispanic Theater

3333 14th Street NW

Washington, DC 20010

 

Plays:

 

April 11, 2011:

A Jewel of a Date

by Dakota Wenberg, Swanson Middle School

 

Kelly’s Big Performance

by Nneamaka Iwobi, Watkins Elementary School

 

Dr. Four Arms Trilogy

by Marco Anderson, Plummer Elementary School

 

The Day After Bob Said, "Yeah, Right"

by Ann Gill, Maya Angelou Public Charter School

 

Flatworm’s Courageous Act

by Lauren White, Lafayette Elementary School

 

Money, Money, Money

by Paul McCoyer, Bancroft Elementary School

 

Actors:

Felipe Cabezas

Amie Cazel

Alex Perex

Vanessa Strickland

 

April 12, 2011:

Society Unjust

by Shannon Marshall, Bell Multicultural High School

 

Internal Wounds

by Javier Reyes, Bell Multicultural High School

 

Scarred with Faces

by Johana Cedillos, Bell Multicultural High School

 

Changing Tides: Judge Me Gently

by Amber Faith Walton, Bell Multicultural High School

 

Actors:

Jasmin Johnson

Brianna Letourneau

Ryan Mitchell

Wendy Nogales

Jonathan Odom

Andres Talero

 

April 13, 2011:

Fall of Atlantis

by Brandon Klein, Wilson High School

 

Taken 4 Granted

by Saviya Brown, Bell Multicultural High School

 

A Thin Line Between Her & Us

by Rasheeda Williams, Bell Multicultural High School

 

Forest’s Blood

by Joe Myers, Swanson Middle School

 

The Concept of Conception

by Taj Vereen, Bell Multicultural High School

 

Actors:

Elijah Julian Martinez

Bryan Norrington

Victoria Reinsel

Brandon Rice

Ashley Richardson

Dawn Thomas

 

New Writers Now! Luv in the Time of Txting

Monday, May 23, 2011

 

Gala Hispanic Theater

3333 14th St NW

Washington, DC 20010

 

Plays:

Stalker Summer Love

by Lydia Evans, School Without Walls

 

Love Words

by Fatima Rodriguez, Bell Multicultural High School

 

Out of the Shadow

created and performed by the Young Playwrights’ Workshop

 

Actors:

Felipe Cabezas

Wendy Nogales

Bryan Norrington

Fatima Quander

 

Young Playwrights’ Workshop Company Members:

Kenrry Alvarado

Kathya Bello

Kevin Castillo

Johana Cedillos

Phuong Danh

Josie Guevara-Torres

Bobby Lancaster

Edwin Martinez

Shanell McNamee

Nnenna Onwukwe

Anayochi Osondu

Elizabeth Pitts

Ian Real

Reyna Rios

Krubel Samuel

Alima Shaw

Amber Faith Walton