The Open Fist Theatre Company
is proud to present
FIRST LOOK FESTIVAL
Produced by Charles Otte
Come see new theatre exploring themes of love, lust, trust, and redemption at the Open Fist. The festival will highlight four major productions running in repertory and also include six staged reading and concerts running July, August and September.
FERNANDO by Steven Haworth
Directed by Charles Otte
Part farce, part love story, Fernando tells a tale of passion and intrigue in the Madrid art world. Love, Art, Sex and Death.
GOLIATH by Karen Hartman
Directed by Marya Mazor
In the contemporary Middle East, who is David and who is Goliath?
A single tense day during the 2005 Israeli pullout from Gaza begs the question.
THE NEW TESTAMENT by Neil LaBute
Directed by Bjorn Johnson
A writer and his producer try to recast an important role in a new play.
HELTER SKELTER by Neil LaBute
Directed by Neil LaBute
A gaping wound opens in the side of a seemingly happy relationship.
ST. JOAN AND THE DANCING SICKNESS by Julie Hebert
Directed by Randee Trabitz
Jeannette LeBlanc is a troubled teenager with a gift - a comtemporary Joan of Arc with a message that connects with the public and goes viral.
STAGED READING SERIES
In the Staged Reading Series, you can see new workshop productions with a cast of talented professional actors, musicians, writers and directors.
ELEPHANT'S GRAVEYARD- by George Brant, directed by Michael Franco
The haunting tale of the tragic collision of a struggling circus and a tiny town in Tennessee.
BOTH - by Mark Wilson, directed by Martha Demson
A musical retelling of the nativity story that combines modern music and pop imagery with the Bibical story of the birth of Christ
IT WAS THE END OF THE AFFAIR AND THE BEGINNING... - by Rolfe Kent
This musical presentation is a concert born out of the work of a collective of writers and composers under the creative leadership of Rolfe Kent
SAM AND LUCY - by Brooke Berman, directed by Caitlin Moon
The play deliciously, playfully explores layers of family mythology and questions about the nature of love until reaching its final heartbreaking end-note.
OLD ACTOR FIGHTS - by Rick Pagano, directed by Alex Wright
In a not-so-distant nightmare future, the hot new reality show on TV is Old Actor Fights!!, which pits two actors in a ring to fight for roles.
LIDLESS - by Francis Ya Chu Cowhig, directed by Martha Demson
A former Guantanamo detainee dying of liver disease journeys to the home if his former U.S. Army interrogator 15 years after their time together.
Producers: Laura Flanagan, Ben Burdick, Caitlin Renee Campbell, Ina Russell, Teresa Willis
Scenic Design: Myung Hee Cho, Sarah Ryung Clement
Lighting Design: Charlie Otte, Chris Wojcieszyn, Edward Marks
Sound Design: Peter Carlstadt, John Zalewski, Mark Wheaton, Weba Garretson
Costume Design: Chris Wright, Christy M. Hauptman
Stage Managers: Renee Peffer, Jordana Berliner, Michelle Lema, Ina Russell
THE ACTORS: Bjorn Johnson, Persia White, Robert Lesko, Laura Flanagan, Wyatt Fenner, Anna Khaja, Richard Knolla, Ayana Hampton, Miriam Glover, Michael Franco, Andrew Schlessinger, Dustin Eastman, Pilar Alvarez, Sharon Sharth, Charles Reese, Willie Carpenter, Barbara Schofield, Bruce Dickinson, Matt Borrel, Alex Wright, Tina Preston, Amanda Weier, Ben Burdick, David Castellani, Shawn MacAuley, Ina Russell, Kevin McCorkle, Rod Sell, Colin Walker, Michelle Lema
Performance are on
Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 8:00pm
Sundays at 7:00pm
Saturday and Sunday matinees at 3:00pm
Preview tickets at $15
Single Show tickets at $23
Two Show Passes at $30 - purchase at the box office
Four Show Passes at $45 - purchase at the box office
Read more »
|General Admission - Pre-paid with Pay Pal||Ended||$23||$0.99|
|General Admission - pay $23 at door||Ended||Free|
Neil LaBute is an American film director, screenwriter and playwright. ... some person who doesn't really love you anymore. No one to ever look at again, ...
18.07.2014 · The St. Louis Actors’ Studio's LaBute New ... The first set of four finalists will be ... Weller and Smith deliver great performances in this look at ...
Reasons To Be Happy Stars Jenna ... Fred Weller, the stars of Neil LaBute’s Reasons To Be Happy. ... to MTC Rehearsal Studios to get a first look at this ...
Neil LaBute closed one show last week and opens another on Monday. ... At first glance, ... People can look at those captions and think, ...
Neil LaBute: Neil LaBute was ... was where I first remember ... the importance of conventional good looks. Neil LaBute's sharply drawn play not only critiques our ...
11.01.2011 · Brendan Fraser will star in Neil LaBute's next film, Seconds of Pleasure, his reps tell EW, ... Brendan Fraser signs on for Neil LaBute's next movie.
20.12.2013 · First Look: Alice Eve In Neil Labute's 'Some Velvet Morning ... First up is one of two Neil Labute films ... Tribeca Film Festival; Neil Labute; Some ...
The Shape of Things has ... I feel like this is in a lot of ways a very postmodern way to look at ... Loved it when I first saw it, but reading it. Labute's ...
MCC Theater presents the world premiere of MCC Playwright-in-Residence Neil LaBute's new play, The Money Shot, ... First Look at PURCHASE OF MANHATTAN Opera at …
References for "LaBute" online, ... cyclopaedia.net. cyclopaedia.net. Twittern. LaBute. ... about society's obsession with looks, ...
Some Velvet Morning is Neil LaBute’s stagiest film yet ... With Some Velvet Morning, ... through whom they met in the first place.
09.10.2013 · Full Circle premieres Wednesday ... winning screenwriter and playwright Neil LaBute and examines the human condition and ... From the First 5 Episodes ...
21.08.2013 · Emporia State University Theatre presents ... we look forward ... into the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival. Neil LaBute's reasons to be ...
25.03.2009 · ... why the billboard outside the Lyceum describes it as “a love story about the impossibility of love” written by “Neil LaBute, ... First Look; Help;
So Neil Labute has a new play opening ... and decompress after his first truly bitter ... LaBute hopes that Fat Pig will be understood as more than a satire of modern ...
19.01.2006 · ... An excerpt from Neil Labute's play, 'Fat Pig', ... in any number of situations can look at a piece like 'Fat Pig' and ... first 10 minutes ...
Title: Autobahn by Neil LaBute Author: Nicole Marie Arias Last modified by: Nicole Marie Arias Created Date: 4/12/2009 7:24:00 PM Company: The Pennsylvania State ...
News about Neil LaBute. ... Neil LaBute narrates a look at his play “Wrecks,” starring Ed Harris. ... LABUTE, NEIL; More Alerts >>
... The ever blunt playwright discusses people's looks, ... drama Reasons to Be Pretty. We chatted with LaBute ... Reasons to Be Pretty opens with one ...
12.12.2010 · "Mr. LaBute, never much of an ... Frozen 2 looks like it's happening, ... Star Wars: The Force Awakens - first trailer. Movies. 2 days ago. Frozen 2: ...
go to http://lionsheadcountymusicfestival.bravehost.com for more information
Meet independent filmmakers and screenwriters from around the world as they share their indie-fil...
Experience the joy of building cultural bridges with the youth of Europe as you explore urban cen...
The Hispanic Association of REALTORS® and Affiliates “HARA” invites you to atten...
A FIRST FRIDAYS NEW YEAR Join us for our first event of the new year. FIRST FRIDAYS "...
Book to Film Festival Houston Black Film Festival The Book to Film Festival will be held in conju...
Join a bevy of celebrities, atheletes, and other community individuals, businesses, and organizat...
First Annual Golden Eagle Rugby Party Drink, Dine and Dance Party Doors open at 6:30, Dinner to ...
"An Evening with Neil Simon” Sexy, Scintillating Suites! from Plaza Suite and California Su...