SCRIPPS RANCH THEATRE’S NEW WORKS STUDIO
OPEN NEW PLAY READINGS
MARK YOUR CALENDARS!
New Works Studio is a program for the development of new full-length plays. Four playwrights from Southern California have each been working on a new play since February with the help of each other and SRT. This program culminates with a public reading of each play at Scripps Ranch Theatre. It is free to attend (donations at the door are suggested but not mandatory). All readings begin at 7:30pm. Dates and plays are:
Monday, October 2 at 7:30pm
By Morgan Kinnally (Alpine)
Directed by D. Candis Paule
Cast: Yolanda Franklin, Linda Libby, Cashae Monya
Nuer women fleeing civil war in South Sudan face a new journey in San Diego. With the help of Roberta, a volunteer and chainsaw-wielding arborist from Alpine, the women learn the preciousness of love, friendship, and culture.
Tuesday, October 3 at 7:30pm
The Beautiful Machine (A Musical)
By Michael Neumann (San Diego)
Directed by: Domonique D Evans
Cast: Terence Burke, Chris Chiles, Jeannee Hogan, Riece Johnson, Megan Mattix, Hollyann Faith Miller, Kimberly Moller, Thomas Reasoner, Brent Roberts, Steele Severson, Erin Vanderhyde
Ben Phoenix has been wrongfully exiled to the fringes of society. In a world suffocated by radiation, this city of rings is the only sanctuary left. Distraught and running out of food, citizens are forced to obey the law or face death. Does Ben hold the key to liberating the city?
What: Scripps Ranch Theatre’s New Works Studio
When: Monday and Tuesday, October 2 & 3 at 7:30pm
Where: Scripps Ranch Theatre, Alliant Intl. Univ. campus 9783 Avenue of Nations, 92131
Cost: Free to the public (donations gladly accepted but not mandatory)