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The 2012-2013 Season

New Writers Now! School’s In

Monday, Oct. 1, 2012

 

Capitol Hill Arts Workshop

545 7th St SE,

Washington, DC 20003

 

Plays:

The Geeks

by Jeffrey Williams, Powell Elementary School

directed by Jess Jung

The New Girl

by Claire Witt, Watkins Elementary School

directed by Brigitte Moore

Peppy’s Flare

by Kani Green, Walker-Jones Elementary School

directed by Ryan Maxwell

What Happens When a Bat and a Ball Meet

by Elijah Mason, Watkins Elementary School

directed by Ryan Maxwell

Gapen the Cat Spy

by Maisie Arlotto

directed by Jess Jung

 

Actors:

Alex Vernon

Brian Norrington

Dawn Thomas

Fatima Quander

Sarah Olmsted Thomas

Wendy Nogales

 

Express Tour Showcase

Monday, Nov. 26, 2012

 

 

GALA Hispanic Theater

3333 14th Street NW

Washington, DC 20010

 

Plays:

The Book and the Restless

by Aayanna Collier, Elsie Whitlow Stokes PCS

directed by Jess Jung

Polished

by Julie Kashmanian, H-B Woodlawn Secondary Program

directed by Brigitte Pribnow Moore

The Magic Bracelet

by Carmela Pascale, Center City PCS

directed by Randy Baker

Mr. Pig

by Miranda Pomroy, Stuart Hobson Middle School

directed by Ryan Maxwell

 

Actors:

Danny Cackley

Manu Kumasi

Wendy Nogales

Fatima Quander

Sarah Olmsted Thomas

Alex Vernon

 

New Writers Now! Young at Heart

Monday, Feb. 11, 2013

 

Gala Hispanic Theater

3333 14th Street NW

Washington, DC 20010

 

Plays:

Another Love Story

by Jennifer Carranza, Lincoln Multicultural Middle School

directed by Cecilia Cackley

Forever

by Debie Aguilar, Bell Multicultural Middle School

directed by Cecilia Cackley

Untitled

by Artur Pietra, H-B Woodlawn Secondary Program

directed by Ryan Maxwell

Love is in the Air

by Sarah Edwards, Swanson Middle School

directed by Ryan Maxwell

 

Actors:

Ariana Almajan

Alex Perez

Bru Ajueyitsi

Dawn Thomas

Jon Odom

Wendy Nogales

 

New Play Festival

 

Gala Hispanic Theater

3333 14th Street NW

Washington, DC 20010

 

Plays:

Monday, April 22, 2013:

The Real Me!

by Gi’Armoni Dorsey, Lincoln Multicultural Middle School

directed by Brigitte Pribnow Moore

The Legend of Crisis City

by Marco Anderson, Sousa Middle School

directed by Ryan Maxwell

Stuck in a Fairy Tale

by Nora Foster, Swanson Middle School

directed by Jason Schlafstein

A Walk in the Woods

by Ben Perez, Bancroft Elementary School

directed by Randy Baker

Sweetie Fights Catwoman

by Paola Rivera, Plummer Elementary School

directed by Ryan Maxwell

The Adventures of Emma Bear Silverman

by Leah Silverman, Watkins Elementary School

directed by Jason Schlafstein

An Annoying Life

by Genesis Lopez, Elsie Whitlow Stokes PCS

directed by Randy Baker

 

Actors:

Danny Cackley

Esther Gross

Felipe Cabezas

Frank Cervarich

Kyle Encinas

Maggie Erwin

Wendy Nogales

 

Tuesday, April 23, 2013:

The Dub and the Nerdy

by Jeajout Cymonisse, Bell Multicultural High School

directed by Jenny McConnell Frederick

It’s a Gaaay World Out There!

by Kyle Moran, Ballou High School

directed by Jess Jung

New Beginnings and Second Chances

by Christina Schneider, H-B Woodlawn Secondary Program

directed by Jess Jung

Tim the Sloth

by Paul Schad

directed by Jenny McConnell Frederick

Aubrey & Clyde

by Jhoselin Beltran, Bell Multicultural High School

directed by Brigitte Pribnow Moore

 

Actors:

Anastasia Wilson

Andres Talero

Ariana Almajan

Bru Ajueyitsi

Bryan Norrington

Dawn Thomas

KyoSin Kang

 

The Young Playwrights’ Workshop Presents: Behind the Mask

Monday, June 17, 2013

 

Source

1835 14th St NW

Washington, DC 20009

 

Written and Performed by the ensemble:

Claudia Aguilar

Morena Amaya

Bernadet Assefa

Chris Chio

Patricio Juarez

Chris Johnson

Maxwell Leathers

Jardel Perrier

Kamaria Russell