One Acts Festival (’13)

February 28 – March 2, 2013
SED 130

Coordinated by Hannah Cohen
Technically Directed by James Racine
Produced by Doug Odell & Emily McClure

The Black Box

Written & Directed by Christine Prouty

The story of a black box theater group, and how running around in dresses touching each others’ faces can change your life.

Bijan Abae   …..   Cory
Patrick Bryant   …..   Stewart
Peter Egan   …..   Mason
Lindsey Mann   …..   Heather
Nicole Rapkin   …..   Joani

A Marriage Proposal

Written by Anton Chekhov
Directed by Melissa Hoskins & Alex Wong

Ivan Vassiliyitch Lomov, a long-time neighbor of Stepan Stepanovitch Chubukov, has come to propose marriage to Chubukov’s 25-year-old daughter, Natalia. After he has asked and received joyful permission to marry Natalia, she is invited into the room, and he tries to convey to her the proposal. Madness ensues.

Sam Martinelli   …..   Stephan
Nick McCann   …..   Ivan
Oksana Trofimenko   …..   Natalya

I Never Saw Another Butterfly

Written by Celeste Raspanti
Directed by Christine Calabrese

At Terezin, a Jewish ghetto near Prague during World War II, young Raja Englanderova must deal with life under Nazi occupation and the constant threat of being sent to the Auschwitz concentration camp. The story is told through vignette-style memories of Raja’s childhood as well as the art and poetry of the many children who passed through Terezin.

Greg Mitrokostas   …..   Loudspeaker
Bijan Abae   …..   Honza
Cameron Barney   …..   Raja
Phoebe Horgan   …..   Irena
Nicole Rapkin   …..   Child 1
Tony Faraco-Hadlock   …..   Child 2
Matt Vuchichevich   …..   Child 3
Maria Sibaja   …..   Child 4