Wednesday, March 18, 2009
Barefoot has Open Rehearsals...
A rehearsal of Beirut Rocks by Israel Horovitz was presented to students of FDR High School at Brooklyn College by the Barefoot Theatre Company. The rehearsal featured the first half of the play that was first developed / produced by Barefoot Theatre Company in January of 2007 as part of Israel Horovitz's New Shorts.
Producing Artistic Director, Francisco Solorzano who originated the role of Jake took on the role of Benjy while Literary Manager, Stephen Gracia read the role of Jake.
The rehearsal was lead and directed by Barefoot Associate Director, Michael LoPorto who directed the original production followed by Jo Bonney at the Ensemble Studio Theatre Marathon that featured Francisco Solorzano.
Reading stage directions was Barefoot's Director of Outreach, Susanne Bruno.