Staged Reading for the 2019-2020 season

Ghosts of Lote Bravo

September 20, 2019
Show: 7:30 pm
Clark County Library
1401 E. Flamingo Rd., Las Vegas, NV 891190

The City of Juarez has become infamous for the femicide of hundreds of women.  In Lote Bravo, the body of Juanda’s daughter, Raquel, is found.  While praying to La Santa Muerte, Juanda is shown other-wordly visions of Raquel’s life and death, challenging her own deeply-held beliefs.

Cry It Out

January 31, 2020
Clark County Library
Show: 7:30 pm
1401 E. Flamingo Rd., Las Vegas, NV 89119

Despite their vastly different backgrounds, neighbors (and new mothers!) Jessie and Lina, become fast friends during their daily naptime/coffee breaks in their respective backyards.  Their intimate discussions change dramatically when a man from “the mansion up the way” inserts himself and his wife into their on-going dialogue.

The Children

March 27, 2020
Show: 7:30 pm
Clark County Library
1401 E. Flamingo Rd., Las Vegas, NV 89119

March 29, 2020
Show:7:30 pm
Windmill Library
7060 Windmill Ln., Las Vegas, NV 89113

The world is dealing with a nuclear disaster.  A married couple, Robin and Hazel, are physicists living just outside the exclusion zone.  Their future consists of solitude, yoga, and yogurt until an old “friend” shows up and makes a frightening request.

 

Last Night and the Night Before

June 26, 2020
7:30 pm
Clark County Library
1401 E. Flamingo Rd., Las Vegas, NV 89119

Rachel and her partner Nadima have their lives turned upside down when Rachel’s sister and her daughter show up on their doorstep unannounced.  This poetic, dark and sharply funny drama explores the loss and devastation of the heroin epidemic and the dearth of opportunity in so many small towns across the US.