Theater of the First Amendment Presents 10th Annual First Light Discovery Program

Posted: May 28, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: May 27, 2010 at 3:58 pm

Mason’s professional resident theater, Theater of the First Amendment, will present staged readings of new work in Mason’s TheaterSpace, June 12-13.

This free program is sponsored by President and Mrs. Alan Merten.

Saturday, June 12

  • “The Electric Baby Play” by Stefanie Zadravec, 3 p.m.
  • “STAY” conceived by Heather McDonald and Susan Shields with SLAM multimedia by Greg Crane. A kaleidoscopic fusion of theater, dance and mixed media, 6 p.m.

Sunday, June 13

The Generations Playwriting Project

Four brief plays written by the members of Osher Lifelong Learning Institute and students from A Class Act – Acting For Young People, 1 p.m.

  • “The Case of the Vase with the Face” by Emma Kibblewhite and Stephanie Johnson
  • “The Teak Birdhouse” by Manny Pablo
  • “Ms. Understood” by Maddie Henris
  • “Technologically Challenged” by Phyllis Furdell

TFA’s Student Playwriting and Mentorship Program

  • “A Godless Man” by John Xander Yi, 3 p.m.
  • “Ice Man” by Liz Long, 5 p.m.

All First Light events are free, but reservations are recommended. E-mail TFA@gmu.edu or call 703-993-2195 and specify which events you will attend.

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