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Naomi Wallace Festival

Posted on February 7, 2011 in Season 7

 


NAOMI WALLACE FESTIVAL

February 7 - 28, 2011

Upon first seeing One Flea Spare by Naomi Wallace, Tony Kushner (Angels in America) wrote that "it has made me intensely envious and full of joy."

One Flea Spare begins previews on February 17th and our Naomi Wallace Festival begins on February 7th! The full schedule is below and all events are "pay what you can" — and FREE for Forum Theatre Members


STAGED READINGS

Monday, February 7 @ 7:30 PM
The Hard Weather Boating Party
directed by Jennifer Nelson

featuring Alex Perez, J.J. Johnson & MJ Casey
Woolly Mammoth Theatre
641 D St NW
Washington, DC 20004


Monday, February 14 @ 7:30 PM 
The Trestle at Pope Lick Creek 
directed by Mitchell Hébert
 
featuring Aaron Bliden, Julia Proctor, John Lescault, Amy McWilliams & Teniece Johnson
Silver Spring Civic Building
One Veterans Place
Silver Spring, MD 20910


Monday, February 21 @ 7:30 PM 
The Fever Chart 
directed by Hunter Styles and Stephanie Freed
 
featuring Jjana Valentiner, James Flanagan, John Kevin Boggs, Casie Platt, Michael Tolaydo & Michael Mitchell 
The Fever Chart will be presented at a private residence. Event is open to the public, but RSVP’s must be sent to tickets@forumtheatredc.org and the location will be sent in response.

SPECIAL EVENT

Naomi Wallace actually began her career as a poet, so we have invited local writers, dancers, and artists to create short-yet-potent theatrical responses to one of the poems in Wallace's "To Dance a Stony Field" (1995).

Monday, February 28 @ 7:30 PM
Forum (Re)Acts
Round House Theatre Silver Spring
8641 Colesville Road
Silver Spring, MD 20910