Actors’ Theatre Grand Rapids is proud to announce the dates for this year’s Living on the Edge 10 Minute Play Festival. Be sure and join us for this fantastic evening of local community theatre!
June 2 – 8:00 PM
June 3 – 8:00 PM
June 4 – 7:00 PM and 9:00 PM
Living On The Edge will be performed in the “black box” performance space (Room 201 – Spectrum Theater Building).
This year’s theme is “Making Art, Making Money.” The five finalists from chosen from our public reading last month are:
Written by: G.M. (Bud) Thompson
Directed by: Calin Skindmore
A casual visitor to an art gallery encounters a unique piece on display that challenges his concepts of what art is… or can be…or should be: esthetic expression? Social statement? Commercially viable generator of funding for future pieces? Welcome to a world where art can be… has to be… all those things at the same time. Is anyone buying it?
Written by: Kristin Andrea Hanratty
Directed by: Lizzy Sulkowski
Is what we do for a living the true definition of who we are? In the comedy Extra-Curricular Activities, a young hotshot lawyer is confronted by two co-workers about her scandalous after work activities, but they too must deal with their own unconventional aspirations.
How To Make A Mobile
Written by: Randy Wyatt
Directed by: Steve Taber
Lila discovers that she may not know everything about her daughter Colleen – or about Alexander Calder.
A Very Lovely DressWritten by: D. Richard Tucker
Directed by: Becky Smith
Sarah goes for a dress fitting in preparation for the most important day of her life… but not exactly what we were expecting.
Written by: Todd Michael Lewis
Directed by: Kyle Amanda Dutkiewicz
For artist Jeremy Filburn, separating the art from the artist becomes increasingly challenging when a woman comes back into his life.