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JUL 19 - AUG 31
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J.J. Kandel, Executive Producer and John McCormack, Producing Artistic Director presents
SUMMER SHORTS 2013
'DELICIOUS - MORE THAN WELCOME ON A SUMMER NIGHT!'
The New York Times

'A NICE WAY TO WHILE AWAY A SUMMER EVENING!'
New York Post

'PUNGENT COMEDY AND SHARP FEATS OF IMAGINATION!'
The New Yorker

'AFFECTING AND WELL-ACTED!'
Time Out

'TOUCHING AND HILARIOUS!'
Huffington Post

This acclaimed series of world premiere one-act plays from some of the country's top playwrights returns for a seventh season!

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SUMMER SHORTS 2013 runs in two evenings of three plays each. With terrific casts of top new York actors directed by some of American theater's smartest directing talents, this is summer fare to savor.

SERIES A

GOOD LUCK (IN FARSI)
Written and directed by NEIL LaBUTE
With MOLLY LOGAN CHASE, GIA CROVATIN* and ELIZABETH MASUCCI*

A comic look at two actresses vying for the same role on a television show. They sit in a casting office waiting their respective turns, while looking for ways to psych each other out before their auditions. A funny look at the small, bitter rivalries we all share in life.

ABOUT A WOMAN NAMED SARAH
Written by LUCAS HNATH
Directed by ERIC HOFF
With STEPHANIE CANNON*, BEN VIGUS, MARISA VIOLA and MARK ELLIOT WILSON*

A woman named Sarah goes to Arizona to interview for a job, a job working for a man named John. John's wife, Cindy, also interviews Sarah, and Sarah wants this job so much that she does something that hurts the feelings of her husband, Todd. This is a play about a woman named Sarah--yeah, you know the one.

BREAKING THE SPELL
Written by TINA HOWE
Directed by BIRGITTA VICTORSON
With MICHAEL COUNTRYMAN*, CRYSTAL FINN*, EVAN SHINNERS and JESSE SCHEININ

An evil spell... a beautiful princess... a worried king... his lovesick fool... and the most talented musicians in the land collide in the retelling of Sleeping Beauty.

SERIES B

FALLING SHORT
Written by MARIAN FONTANA
Directed by ALEXANDER DINELARIS
With J.J. KANDEL*, SHANE PATRICK KEARNS* and KENDRA MYLNECHUK

Frustrated with her writing career and her ongoing search for love on the internet, Lee finds herself revealing more than she planned on a date with a quirky actor. Sharing their mutual loneliness, Falling Short reveals the moving, awkward and sometimes hilarious attempts at human connection.

CHANGE
Written by PAUL WEITZ
Directed by BILLY HOPKINS
With ALLISON DAUGHERTY*, MICHAEL D. DEMPSEY* and ALEX MANETTE*

Three old college friends get reacquainted.

PINE CONE MOMENT
Written by ALAN ZWEIBEL
Directed by FRED BERNER
With CAROLINE LAGERFELT*, JAMES MURTAUGH*, BRIAN REDDY* and CAMILLE SAVIOLA*

Two elderly people who want to be together must first deal with the voices of their departed spouses before they can move forward with their relationship.

Series A:
Series A: 7/19 @ 8:15, 7/20 @ 8:15, 7/21 @ 7:15, 7/23 @ 7:15, 7/24 @ 7:15, 7/25 @ 7:15, 7/26 @ 8:15, 8/3 @ 2:15, 8/4 @ 7:15, 8/6 @ 7:15, 8/7 @ 7:15, 8/10 @ 8:15, 8/11 @ 3:15, 8/15 @ 7:15, 8/16 @ 8:15, 8/17 @ 2:15, 8/20 @ 7:15, 8/21 @ 7:15, 8/24 @ 8:15, 8/25 @ 3:15 & 7:15, 8/29 @ 7:15, 8/30 @ 8:15

Series B:
7/27 @ 8:15, 7/28 @ 7:15, 7/30 @ 7:15, 7/31 @ 7:15, 8/1 @ 7:15, 8/2 @ 8:15, 8/3 @ 8:15, 8/4 @ 3:15, 8/8 @ 7:15, 8/9 @ 8:15, 8/10 @ 2:15, 8/11 @ 7:15, 8/13 @ 7:15, 8/14 @ 7:15, 8/17 @ 8:15, 8/18 @ 3:15 & 7:15, 8/22 @ 7:15, 8/23 @ 8:15, 8/24 @ 2:15, 8/27 @ 7:15, 8/28 @ 7:15, 8/31 @ 2:15 & 8:15.

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Production Stage Manager: Dee Dee Katchen*
Assistant Stage Manager: Mark Karafin*
Assistant Stage Manager: Shane Patrick Kearns*
Assistant Stage Manager: Jenna Lazar*


The running time of Summer Shorts is 1 hour and 45 minutes with an intermission.



Summer Shorts is an Equity Approved Showcase.
*Member of Actors' Equity Association.

**Plus applicable Ticket Central service fees.
Buy Tickets for Selected Show
$25.00 (59E59 MEMBERS $17.50)
Tue, Wed, Thu 7:15, Fri 8:15,
Sat 2:15 & 8:15, Sun 3:15 & 7:15