AUG 4, 2011 - SEP 3, 2011
THROUGHLINE ARTISTS, J.J. KANDEL AND JOHN MCCORMACK Presents
SUMMER SHORTS 5
By ALEXANDER DINELARIS, CHRISTOPHER DURANG, TINA HOWE, NEIL LaBUTE, KEITH REDDIN, JOSE RIVERA, WILL SCHEFFER and RUBY SPIEGEL






'A VERY SMART AND SATISFYING EVENING OF THEATER!'
New York Times

'NOTED PLAYWRIGHTS OFFER UP SHORT AND SWEET SUMMER FARE!'
Time Out NY

For the fifth successive and successful season, Throughline Artists presents Summer Shorts 5, the acclaimed series of new American one-act plays by some of the country's top playwriting talent.

Summer Shorts 5 returns for another summer of new American one-acts featuring original plays by the country's top playwrights. Representing some of today's best writing, directing and acting talents, Summer Shorts 5 celebrates theatre, summer and the short form, and offers eight world premiere one-act plays!

SERIES A

CARRIE & FRANCINE
Written by Ruby Rae Spiegel. Directed by Laura Barnett

TRIPLE TROUBLE WITH LOVE
Written and directed by Christopher Durang

IN THIS, OUR TIME...
Written by Alexander Dinelaris. Directed by J.J. Kandel

THE NEW TESTAMENT
Written by Neil LaBute. Directed by Dolores Rice

SERIES B

LESSONS FOR AN UNACCUSTOMED BRIDE
Written by Jose Rivera. Directed by Jen Wineman

CLAP YOUR HANDS
Written by Keith Reddin. Directed by Billy Hopkins

SOME WOMEN IN THEIR THIRTIES SIMPLY START TO FALL
Written by Tina Howe. Directed by Billy Hopkins

THE GREEN BOOK
Written and Directed by Will Scheffer