Milwaukee Chamber Theatre

Young Playwrights Festival Showcase 2014-2015

by Hasani Kidd, Sydney Schlager & Nalee Praseutsack Running Time: TBD

March 19, 2015 to
March 22, 2015

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Young Playwrights Festival Showcase 2014-2015

March 19-22, 2015

MCT is celebrating young writers with its seventh Young Playwrights Festival Showcase, March 19-22, 2015. The Showcase features three one-act plays from the winners of our high school playwriting competition and is directed, designed, and performed by up-and-coming local professionals. All three one-acts will be performed each evening during the Showcase in the Broadway Theatre Center's Studio Theatre.

AS WE WAIT

by Sydney Schlager, Pius XI High School
[Mentor teacher: Peter Reeves]
Three high school seniors  wait out the night before a hearing for possible expulsion.
Directed by Ken Williams |  Featuring Kara Foster, Eva Nimmer, Sasha Sigel, Shayne Steliga, Mitch Weindorf

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by Hasani Kidd, Rufus King International School
[Mentor teacher: Anna Figlesthaler]
Three prisoners of a totalitarian regime unlock one another's secrets as they are forced to choose which of them will be executed.
Directed by Thomas J. Novak  |  Featuring Marques D. Causey, Anna Figlesthaler, Ryan H. Nelson, Nate Press, Sherrick Robinson, Roqushaun Settlers, Andrew Stachurski

STORAGE SPACE

by Nalee Praseutsack, Rufus King International School
[Mentor teacher: Anna Figlesthaler]
Three adult siblings, both blood-related and adopted, seek connection and forgiveness in the wake of the loss of their mother.
Directed by Mallory Metoxen  |  Featuring Libby Amato, Marcee Doherty-Elst, David Franz, Paul Matthew Madden, Sharon Nieman-Koebert

TICKETS: $18 Adult/Regular  |  $12 Student/Senior/MCT Subscriber
Order by phone 414.291.7800 |  Order ONLINE
Order in person at the Broadway Theatre Center Box Office (158 N. Broadway, Milwaukee) Monday thru Saturday from noon to 6:00 pm

Co-sponsored by:
THE HERZFELD FOUNDATION
THE DEBORAH ARONSON THEATRE EDUCATION FUND
MORGAN STANLEY FOUNDATION

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Talkbacks

Thursday, March 19, 2015 7:30 PM

Sunday, March 22, 2015 2:00 PM

Friday, March 20, 2015 7:30 PM

Saturday, March 21, 2015 7:30 PM

After select Thursday evening performances, you can meet the artists involved in a production, ask questions about the creative process and discuss your theatergoing experience.

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Young Playwrights Festival Showcase 2014-2015

Thursday, March 5, 2015

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