The good folks at Up Theater Company are back with their Dead of Winter play reading series. The series kicks off this Sunday, January 15th and will take place for the following two Sundays in a row. The readings are free and always entertaining so you really can’t go wrong. See below for more info.
Three cold Sundays. Three hot plays.
January 15, 22, 29 & 7:00 pm
Holy Trinity Church Inwood
20 Cumming St, NY, NY 10034
Sunday, January 15
directed by Jacki Goldhammer
Robyn’s biological mother tracks her down via Facebook, asking for help. The teenager and her adoptive parents now face the challenge of accepting a new and awkward “extended” family.
Sunday, January 22
An American Book of the Dead * –
the Game Show
directed by Rik Walter
Plucked from the audience, three contestants live and die their way through a myriad of American incarnations as they compete for the ultimate prize: perfect enlightenment. With a cast of thousands, when things seem like they couldn’t get weirder, they do.
Sunday, January 29
A comedy about a ne’er-do-well who finally finds respect as a New York City policeman. Well actually, he’s only an auxiliary policeman. Well no, he’s not really that either. It’s complicated. But in the end he solves the case, saves the hooker with a heart of something, and wins back his wife.
For more info: http://uptheater.org/