2016 DIRECTOR'S WORKSHOPS
Friday, June 17 and Saturday, June 18 at 8:00 p.m.
Featuring the direction of Elizabeth Bove and Casey Buttari
Friday, June 24 and Saturday, June 25 at 8:00 p.m.
Featuring the direction of Steven Ackerman and Amanda Mendez
To wrap up our 60th season, the Heights Players is very proud to present two weekends of Director's Workshops. We have four talented members of our community presenting unique one-act shows - Steven Ackerman, Elizabeth Bove, Casey Buttari and Amanda Mendez. The first weekend of performances is Friday, June 17 and Saturday, June 18 and will feature Elizabeth Bove and Casey Buttari in the role of director. Both are presenting original works. The second weekend is the following weekend (Friday, June 24 and Saturday, June 25) and showcases adapted works from Steven Ackerman and Amanda Mendez. All tickets are $10 (general admission seating) and no reservations are necessary. Be sure to join us for these two weekends of unique theater!
Written and directed by Elizabeth Bove
Lights by Alan Sporing; Sound Design by Cameron McIntosh
Featuring: Jessica Baird, Steven Bergquist, Larry Gutman, Margaret Sullivan, Kerry Wolf and Tina Wong-Lu.
It's a hot July day in Kansas and the Bergen kids have come in from all over America to deal with the old crumbling homestead, and their young sister, Agnes.
Written and directed by Casey Buttari
Featuring: Princess Bonhomme as Darcy Baudelaire, Michelle Principi as Rebecca Rienzi, Peter Luna as Greg Nunzio, Angelica Cabrera as Elise Martinez, Emma Lieberman as Renata Timperini, Tom Offshock as Castellano/Agent
Best friends Darcy Baudelaire (a struggling mystery writer) and Rebecca Rienzi (an exotic dancer and former ballerina) are recruited by a private detective to investigate a possible mafia accountant. Throughout the dangerous assignment, Darcy realizes she may have found perfect source material for her next book.
Matchett vs. Matchett
Directed by Steven Ackerman
Stage Manager: Eric Leeb; Lighting/Sound Technician: Richard Allen
Featuring: Luke Bond, Melissa Croy, Kalina Dalton, Devonn Duffin, Eric Leeb, Josh Miller
The Matchetts are getting a divorce and are trying to work out an agreement.
Directed by Amanda Nicole Mendez
Musical Director: Jose Mendez; Alternate Musical Director: Joe Cocozziello
Featuring: Raymond O. Wagner, Allison St. Rock, James Dirck, Joe Cocozziello, Jill Lewis-Kelly, Sarah Capiello, Annika Krupczyn, Ginny Weant, William Ryan Davis, Brian Edward Levario, Alex Hajjar, and Victoria J. Mendez
A musical following our beloved fairy tale characters and their journey to find their happily ever after ending.