WESTFEST 2012
New Works Festival

May 4th - June 3rd, 2012
Fridays and Saturdays at 8pm. Sundays at 2pm

Each Weekend a Different Program

West Fest Producer - Jill Jones

TICKETS
18.00 Premium - 15.00 General -10.00 Senior - 5.00 Student
Call 323-851-7977 or Buy Tickets On Line
Week 1 Tickets | Week 2 Tickets | Week 3 Tickets | Week 4 Tickets | Week 5 Tickets

CALENDAR

WEEK ONE - Tickets
May 4-5 at 8pm | May 6 at 2pm

THE WALL
A Comedy Romantic

Jeff's a funny but hostile comic. Susan's a serious but psychotic activist. He needs to shut up. She needs to lighten up. Will love triumph?

Written by Charlie Mount
Directed by Charlie Mount
Cast Lukas Bailey, Emily Bridges, Joey Jennings


WEEK TWO - Tickets
May 11-12 at 8pm | May 13 at 2pm

PLACEBOS

A famous pilot and a glamorous actress, both vying for the same job, meet in a Hollywood producer’s waiting room.

Written by Victoria Vidal
Directed by Marcia Rodd
Cast Lee Meriwether, Sandra J. Tucker, John Candelaria, Robert W. Laur, Steve Franken

WHY ME?

After being fired, having her car stolen and discovering that her husband is having an affair with her best friend, maybe she has good reason to wonder..."Why Me?"

Written by Roy Battocchio
Directed by John Gallogly
Cast Anne Leyden

NO WOMAN LEFT BEHIND

Two young battle tested women soldiers return from Iraq and attempt to resume their quiet lives in their small Texas town.

Written by Kent Hamilton
Directed by Arden Lewis
Cast Corinne Shor, Victoia Rabitcheff

TRANSIT ARREST

Two men waiting for a bus unexpectedly discover the meaning of blue dolphins and tattoos.

Written by Teddy Gersten
Directed by Kres Mersky
Cast Abbott Alexander, Drew Katzman

THE PLOT THICKENS

Two old friends bump into each other at the cemetery and discover there's a lot going on in each other’s lives that they really weren't aware of.  But maybe "digging up" the past isn't such a good idea after all.

Written by Roy Battocchio
Directed by Stu Berg
Cast Jack Kutcher, Roger Kent Cruz


WEEK THREE - Tickets
May 18-19 at 8pm | May at 10 2pm

FAITH COUNTY

The Faith County Fairgrounds in Mineola “ A town somewhere in the middle of nowhere in the “South” – A place where beehive hairdos are still the rage and Saturday nights are reserved for the tractor pull in nearby Pickler.

Written by Mark Landon Smith
Directed by Stu Berg
Cast Layla Galloway, Katie Adler, Nikki D’Amico, Magda Harout, Seemah Wilder, Yancey Dunham, Dianne Travis, Cal Bartlett, Don Moss


WEEK FOUR -Tickets
May 25-26 at 8pm | May 27 at 2pm

WHAT HAPPENED ON THE SUBWAY

Two sisters; one ape.

Written by Lloyd J. Schwartz
Directed by Lloyd J. Schwartz
Cast Jeanine Anderson, Barbara Mallory

MS. FURR / MS. SKEENE

Written by Gertrude Stein
Created and Directed by Laura James
Cast Laura James

WHAT CAN WE SAY TO HER?

 After the play, you just want to get away.

Written by Lloyd J. Schwartz
Directed by Lloyd J. Schwartz
Cast Kathie Barnes, Anne Leyden, Bill Sehres

THE NAMELESS ONE

Sometimes things just happen and in its apparent simplicity is its complexity. Or maybe it's the other way around

Written by Abbott Alexander
Directed by Abbott Alexander
Cast Abbott Alexander


WEEK FIVE - Tickets
June 1-2 at 8pm | June 3 at 2pm

THE TANGO SINGER

The true story of famous tango singer Carlos Gardel & partner Jose Razzano, involved with the same passionate woman at the beginning of the 20th Century in Buenos Aires' brothels & bars. The menage-a-trois climbs social echelons and triumphs in Europe, exporting tangos to Parisian High-Society, risking friendships, testing loyalty and weighing the price of success. 

Written by John R. Lacey
Directed by John R. Lacey
Choreographed by Alicia Savio
Musical Direction by Victoria Lavan
Cast: Saratoga Ballantine, Agustin Coppola, Daniel Keough, Victoria Lavan, Barbara Perry, Anibal Silveyra.

 


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