Schedule

Current as of May 14, 2018

All activities are subject to change

 

Saturday, June 9

1:00 to 8:00 p.m. Registration Desk open.

8:00 p.m.                 Speculative Drama presents The Skin Coat, directed by Megan Sky Hale

9:00 p.m.                 Post-Show Reception in the Civic Center Foyer.

 

Sunday, June 10

Room A Room B Room C
10:30 a.m. Room A: Play Lab panelist meeting (not open to public)
11:30 a.m. Room A: Theatre Conference and Play Lab Orientation Session
12:45 p.m. Lunch Break
1:30 p.m. How Not To Get Hired As An Actor: A Professional Approach Toward  Auditioning with Mark Lutwak 1:30 p.m. JUMPSTART! with Arlene Hutton  
3:00 p.m. Monologue Workshop with Laura Gardner and Frank Collison, Part One 3:00 p.m. What To Do With a First Draft: Approaching Revision with a Solid Plan with Y York  
4:30 p.m. 10 Fundamental Truths About Being A Writer I Finally Learned (And Believed) with Gary Garrison  
6:00 p.m. Dinner Break
8:00 p.m. The Veritas Vigilantes take Valdez: An evening with our featured artists, directed by Erma Duricko
9:45 p.m. (approximate) Fringe Festival at the Best Western Mariner’s Room

Monday, June 11

Room A Room B Room C
9:00 a.m. Wake-up Warm-up with Ben Corbett    
10:00 a.m. Play Lab: Peter Porco’s The Loneliest Number 10:00 a.m. Play Lab: Barry Levine’s Exiting the V-Club 10:00 a.m. Play Lab: Linda Ayres-Frederick’s Bittersweet
11:00 a.m. Play Lab: Tamar Shai Bolkvadze’s The Insurance Play 11:00 a.m. Play Lab: L.M. Konoplisky’s American Bowl 11:00 a.m. Play Lab: Nicholas Walker Herbert’s Megalodon
12:45 p.m. Lunch Break (with Official Playwrights of Facebook Unofficial Meeting)
1:30 p.m. Creating Characters from Metaphor with Gregory Pulver 1:30 p.m. Discovering Playable Action with Bostin Christopher  
1:45 p.m. Individual Appointments for the Monologue Workshop
3:00 p.m. Play Lab: Andrea Staats’ Cat and Pond 3:00 p.m. Play Lab: Jill Bess’ The Old Woman Who Lost Her Voice 3:00 p.m. Play Lab: Douglas Gearhart’s Squandered Blood (this one time in Iraq…)
4:00 p.m. Play Lab: Catherine Castellani’s In Search of Lost Time 4:00 p.m. Play Lab: Joe Barnes’ The Day She Went Away 4:15 p.m. Play Lab: April Littlejohn’s Tick… Tick… Boom!
6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Dinner Break
8:00 p.m. The Midnight Summit Ensemble presented Ashley Rose Wellman’s You Are The Blood, directed by Kalli Randall

 

10:15 p.m. (approximate) Fringe Festival at the Best Western Mariner’s Room

 

Tuesday, June 12

Room A Room B Room C
9:00 a.m. to Noon Individual Appointments for the Monologue Workshop
9:00 a.m. Wake-up Warm-up with Ben Corbett    
10:00 a.m. Play Lab: John Perovich’s the broken age 10:00 a.m. Play Lab: Vonn Scott Bair’s Things, Or, The Rothko 10:00 a.m. Play Lab: Merridawn Duckler’s Mystery of the Glass Ceiling
11:15 a.m. Play Lab: Nick Mazzuca’s I, Weapon 11:15 a.m. Play Lab: Kate Rich’s The Unlikely Survival of Amos Benson 11:15 a.m. Play Lab: Seth McNeill’s The Bastard
12:45 p.m. Lunch Break
1:30 p.m. Physical Comedy for the Actor with Wayne Mitchell 1:30 p.m. Action, Part One: The Writing, with Carrie Baker and April Littlejohn  
3:00 p.m. Play Lab: Tom Moran’s Swede Family Robinson 3:00 p.m. Play Lab: Jana Ozturgut’s What Happens on the Ridge… 3:00 p.m. Play Lab: Victoria Z. Daly’s Invisible
4:00p.m. Play Lab: Arthur M. Jolly’s The Lady Demands Satisfaction 4:00 p.m. Play Lab: Charly Evon Simpson’s While We Wait 4:00 p.m. Play Lab: Mattie Roquel Rydalch’s Shut It On!
6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Dinner Break
8:00 p.m. RKP Productions and Cyrano’s Theatre Company present Schatzie Schaefers’ Spikes, directed by Dick Reichman
10:00 p.m. (approximate) Fringe Festival at the Best Western Mariner’s Room

 

 

 

Wednesday, June 13

Room A Room B Room C
  10:00 a.m. Play Lab: Rand Higbee’s The Chicken and the Bear 10:00 a.m. Play Lab: Kristen Ritter’s Step Nine
10:45 a.m. Play Lab: Amy Berryman’s Walden 10:45 a.m. Play Lab: David A. Gregory’s Hank & Jim Build a Plane 10:45 a.m. Play Lab: Neil Sharpson’s The Caspian Sea
12:45 p.m. Lunch Break
1:30 p.m. Class TBD 1:30 p.m. Action, Part Two: The Action, with Carrie Baker and April Littlejohn  
3:30 p.m. Play Lab: Sarah Tuft’s Marvel-ous Monica; in Which Monica Lewinsky is a Superhero Hell-Bent on Revenge 3:30 p.m. Play Lab: Kevin Mullins’ The Home of Lost Dogs 3:30 p.m. Play Lab: Amanda Glassman’s The Wedding Party
6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Dinner Break
8:00 p.m. Snowflake Avalanche presents Y York’s Sycorax, starring Demene E. Hall and directed by Mark Lutwak
10:00 p.m. (approximate) Fringe Festival at the Best Western Mariner’s Room

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

Thursday, June 14

Room A Room B Room C
9:00 a.m. Wake-up Warm-up with Ben Corbett    
10:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Individual Appointments for the Monologue Workshop
10:00 a.m. Play Lab: Paco Jose Madden’s The Night of Shadows 10:00 a.m. Play Lab: Roberta D’Alois’ You Should Have Been There 10:00 a.m. Play Lab: Shane Patrick Mitten’s We Want a Divorce!
10:45 a.m. Play Lab: Ashley Rose Wellman’s Willed Bodies 10:45 a.m. Play Lab: Sean O’Hare’s While Ireland Holds These Graves 10:45 a.m. Play Lab: Joanna Castle Miller’s around and around and around the static sun
12:45 p.m. Lunch Break
1:30 p.m. Action, Part Three: The Collaboration, with Carrie Baker and April Littlejohn 1:30 p.m. Play Lab: Jan Probst’s Changing the World with Big Hair 1:30 p.m. Play Lab: Eric Moore’s Cooper’s Box
3:00 p.m. Play Lab: Mary Portser’s That Spot in the Woods 3:00 p.m. Play Lab: Jocelyn Paine’s Shear Audacity 3:00 p.m. Play Lab: Joy Cutler’s Back on Track
4:15 p.m. Play Lab: Tom David Barna’s Past Present Future 4:15 p.m. Play Lab: Sam Collier’s Daisy Violet the Bitch Beast King 4:15 p.m. Play Lab: Alice Stanley’s Lipstick
6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Dinner Break
8:00 p.m. TBA Theatre presents Jacob Marx Rice’s Leni and Joseph, directed by Erin Dagon Mitchell
10:00 p.m. (approximate) Fringe Festival at the Best Western Mariner’s Room


Friday, June 15

Room A Room B Room C  
9:00 a.m. Wake-up Warm-up with Ben Corbett      
10:00 a.m. Play Lab: Jasmine Sharma’s Hot Dogs and Feminism 10:00 a.m. Play Lab: Timothy Crawford’s The Consultant from Hell 10:00 a.m. Play Lab: Brenda Dolma’s Rising  
11:00 a.m. Play Lab:  Jessica Stanley’s Sisters, Inferno 11:00 a.m. Play Lab: Jacob Marx Rice’s Cracks 11:00 a.m. Play Lab: Katherine Glover’s Ronald Reagan: Time Traveler  
12:45 p.m. Lunch Break; book signing with Marshall W. Mason  
1:30 p.m. Monologue Workshop with Laura Gardner & Frank Collison, Part Two 1:30 p.m. The Whole Pie: The director as leader of collaborators, with Mark Lutwak

 

   
3:00 p.m. Play Lab: Rita Kniess Barkey’s Feather and Bone 3:00 p.m. Play Lab: Nicole Heneveld’s Measure    
3:45 p.m. Play Lab: Ali Viterbi’s In Every Generation 3:45 p.m. Play Lab: Tara Meddaugh’s For My Silent Sisters 3:45 p.m. Play Lab: Marguerite Louise Scott’s Flight Plan  
6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Dinner Break  
7:00 p.m. Cyrano’s Theatre Company presents Glyka Stoiou’s Don Quixotes
8:45 p.m. Boarding for a 2-hour cruise to Shoup Glacier on Stan Stephens Cruises  

 

 

 

 

 


Saturday, June 16

 

9:00 a.m.    Monologue Workshop performers called for tech through

10:30 a.m. Monologue Workshop Final Presentation

Noon            Lunch Break

12:45 p.m. The Ten-Minute Play Slam, directed by Carrie Yanagawa

5:00 p.m.    Reception on the Civic Center lawn

6:00 p.m.    Group photos for playwrights, actors, and featured artists

6:30 p.m.    Gala dinner, catered by the Serendipity Supper Club. The evening culminates in the presentation of the Jerry Harper Service Award to Daniel Irvine & Marshall W. Mason. For an evening of upbeat elegance with live music and dance TBA Theatre invites you to join the Masquerade, a classic party with a modern flair! To add to the fun, come dressed with a sense of style and classically masked. No mask? No problem, materials will be on hand to create your own as simple or as outlandish as you desire

 

 

Sunday, June 17

 

No other official Conference events scheduled for Sunday. The Civic Center is closed and locked, so please remove all personal items on Saturday.