Week 2: April 20-23, 2011

The Actors Studio Drama School At Pace University
Presents

A HATFUL OF RAIN
By Michael V. Gazzo

Directed by Brandon Stock

Setting: A remodeled apartment on New York’s Lower East Side. 1953.

 
Cast of Characters:
 
Celia Pope BLAYNE LEVIN
Polo Pope YONI BEN-YEHUDA
Johnny Pope SHAZ KHAN
Produced by special arrangement with Samuel French, Inc., New York.
   

Director

Actors

Blayne Levin
Brandon Stock Blayne Levin Yoni Ben-Yehuda Shaz Khan

 

A scene from
RABBIT HOLE
By David Lindsay-Abaire

Directed by Elle de Amor

Setting: Larchmont, New York. The present.

 
Cast of Characters:
 
Becca SHEREEN MACKLIN
Howie KARR WASHINGTON

RABBIT HOLE was commissioned by South Coast Repertory (Martin Benson, Artistic Director, David Emmes, Producing Artistic Director) in Costa Mesa, CA.

Originally produced by the Manhattan Theatre Club, Lynne Meadow, Artistic Director; Barry Grove, Executive Producer, At the Biltmore Theatre on January 12, 2006.

Rabbit Hole is presented by special arrangement with Dramatists Play Service, Inc., New York.

   

Director

Actors

Elle de Amor Shereen Macklin Karr Washington
     

INTERMISSION

Scenes from
GYPSY
A musical fable

Book by Arthur Laurents
Music by Jule Styne
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

Directed by Adam Levi

Musical Direction by TBD
Musical Staging by Melissa Rosenberger

 
Cast of Characters:
 
Herbie JASON GREEN
Louise SARAH ANFORA
Rose KIMBERLY WILLARD
Pastey/Phil HEATH CARR
Cigar/Bougeron-Cochon BRAD HARRIS
Tessie Tura BLAYNE LEVIN
Stripper/Renee MELISSA ROSENBERGER

Setting: Dressing rooms and stages in Wichita, Detroit, Philadelphia, and finally Minsky’s in New York City. The early 1930’s.

Original Production Directed and Choreographed by Jerome Robbins.
Suggested by the memoirs of Gypsy Rose Lee.

Gypsy is presented by special arrangement with Norbeth Productions Inc., Stephen Sondheim
and Chappel and Co., Inc.

         

Director

Actors

Jason Green Sarah Jessica Anfora Kim Willard Heath Carr
Adam Levi Jason Green Sarah Jessica Anfora Kim Willard Heath Carr
         
   
  Brad Harris Blayne Levin Melissa Rosenberger