Sunday, April 12, 2009

70/70: Project #2 THIS WEEK

Here are some rehearsal pics of Mid-East Pieces (in) Process which is Project # 2 of our 70/70 Horovitz Project. The event will take place on Wednesday, April 15th at our year-long, world-wide festival's official venue: the Bleecker Street Theatre - and on Friday, April 17th at Iona College in New Rochelle in New York. Company member, Christopher Whalen is a graduate of Iona College and returns to the role of Benjy in Beirut Rocks which he originated with fellow company members, Kendra Leigh Landon and Francisco Solorzano in January 2007 at Theatre Row Theatres under the direction of Barefoot Associate Director, Michael LoPorto.

Also returning to roles they originated are: AnaMaria Correa as Sharmi and Gil Ron as Bashir both in A Mother's Love. The oringal workshop of both A Mother's Love and Security was developed by Barefoot with Israel under the direction of company member Pamela Seiderman.

Join us on Wednesday, April 15th - performance will be followed by an Audience Talk-Back with the cast, director and playwright, Israel Horovitz.

Joining the ensemble are company members, Charles Everett and Joseph Sousa with guest artists, Tala Ashe and Danelle Eliav. Danelle was last seen with Barefoot in the bareNaked Reading Series Weekend at Bleecker Street Theatre in November of 08.

The evening will also feature costumes by company manager Victoria Malvagno who also costumed the original productions as well as originated several roles. Original sound once again by Danny Mordujovich.

See you there!

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