3 The Marco Players

TMP’s Reader’s Theater

3

7:00 – 8:30pm

Three plays that explore the moments in life that through sheer terror and desperation bring clarity and new resolves.

Reader’s Theater is a style of theater that involves no costumes, props, or memorization of lines. You will enjoy some new faces during this production that gives new volunteers and long-standing community theater lovers a chance to shine.

Readings

Out the Window – by Richard W. Harris

Produced by special arrangement with PIONEER DRAMA SERVICE, INC.

James and Mary Murphy share a fourth floor apartment with his mother. Who will be the first to fall, jump or be thrown out a window? Only time will tell.

Cotton Girls – by Scott Tobin

Produced by special arrangement with Samuel French, Inc.

Can three girls survive their graduation night stuck on a Ferris wheel? Set in 1959, the Dream Wheel breaks down with Miss, Berry, and Colleen at the very top. The girls are forced into states of sheer terror and self-reflection, as they try to make the most of their last night of high school. Facing such frightening prospects as the real world and the abyss below them, these best friends stretch the fabric of their friendship, eventually becoming closer than ever.

Drop – by J. Michael DeAngelis and Pete Barry

Produced by special arrangement with Samuel French, Inc.

Trapped at the top of a roller coaster, two old friends ponder their existence while they await their fate.