Tom Quass, Andrew Ott and Mike Wall rehearse "Hidden in This Picture," a part of this weekend's readers theater production "It's a Guy Thing." Photo by Pam Foreman
theater season kicks off in Kodiak this weekend with a series of short plays
produced by the Loose Edge Readers Theater and the Fair Wind Players.
"It's a Guy
Thing," features four plays produced by Veronica Costa-Bolton and
-- (Plays 1 35 sec "The
first three are by an author... into under three minutes.")
plays one of three construction workers in the play "Mere Mortals."
-- (Plays 2 45 sec "It's
one of those things ... the news from the Ukraine?")
co-stars are Tom Kjera and John Bartel. In fact, Bartel is in three of the four
pieces featured in "It's a Guy Thing."
Costa-Bolton said the fourth play is written by a well-known television
-- (Plays 3 39 sec "And
the last piece is ... ultimate statement of a movie.")
"It's a Guy
Thing," plays two nights, Friday (tonight) and Saturday (tomorrow), in the
Drama Pod at the Gerald C. Wilson Auditorium.
weekend, over three nights, Thursday through Saturday, the Fair Wind Players
are presenting "Secrets of a Soccer Mom," staring Lissa Woodbury-Jensen, Tricia
Bartel, and Heather Comber (co-merr). It's the story of three women who are
engaged in a soccer game against their sons:
-- (Plays 4 33 sec "The
boys are playing pretty rough ... and their family, too.")
weekends of plays featuring the world through men's and then women's eyes:
-- (Plays 5 33 sec "Well,
they're both so different ... how about that?"