Play In A Day 2015

Announcing the Fourth Annual Hovey Play In A Day, September 25th and 26th, 2015. On Friday night (the 25th) all actors, directors, and writers are invited to meet for a brand new collaboration. Once paired, the clock starts ticking….each group will have exactly 24 hours to write a brand new …

Or,

by Liz Duffy Adams directed by Kristin Hughes Former spy and budding playwright Aphra Behn is having a rough night. She needs to finish her play while juggling advances from potential new love Nell Gwynne, current love Charles II and former love (and possible traitor) William Scott. Can Aphra solve …

Becky Shaw

by Gina Gionfriddo directed by J. Mark Baumhardt Newly-married couple Suzanna and Andrew fix up two romantically challenged friends: Suzanna’s abrasive friend Max and Andrew’s troubled co-worker Becky. When the evening takes a dark turn, the result is brutally funny, provocative, and touching. Performance Dates: March 11, 12, 18, 19, …

Helen’s Most Favorite Day

by Mark Dunn directed by Nicole Sparks When Helen wished that every day could be like the one she spent at the fairground with Jed, she didn’t realize what it might mean. This play about altering the past explores love at first sight, fractured timelines and the bonds of sisterhood. …

Reasons To Be Pretty

by Neil LaBute directed by Mario Salinas Fueled by one man’s offhand remark about his girlfriend’s appearance, Reasons to be Pretty navigates the crumbling relationships of four young friends as they come to terms with their unfulfilled lives and question the American obsession with physical beauty. Performance Dates: November 6, …

The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (abridged)

by Adam Long, Daniel Singer & Jess Winfield directed by Laura Espy A small, madcap band of actors, influenced by the likes of the Marx Brothers and the “Carol Burnett Show,” decide to tackle the impossible: to perform all 37 of Shakespeare’s plays and all 157 of his sonnets in …