This month Anna is back at The Tank directing another new short play by Charlotte Lang. ‘Some sort of Greek Tragedy’ goes up as The Tank this Friday as part of the 7×7 new play festival.
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‘That Feeling When You’re The County Sheriff’ by Charlotte Lang
This month Anna has been directing a hilarious new short comedy by Charlotte Lang. ‘That Feeling When You’re The County Sheriff’ debuts as The Tank this Friday as part of the 7×7 new play festival.
‘Face Divided’ by Edward Allan Baker
This month Anna was also directing ‘Face Divided’ by Edward Allan Baker. This 1980s one act play is set in the emergency room of a Providence, RI hospital where Debbie waits for her husband. Their daughter, Jess, had an accident, at least, that is the story she is sticking to. ‘Face Divided’ was presented alongContinue reading “‘Face Divided’ by Edward Allan Baker”
‘Good Fit’ at WOW Cafe Theatre
British writer Nkenna Akunna was in New York this month working with Anna on the first public workshop production of her new play ‘Good Fit’. This hard-hitting, darkly comical piece follows a Muslim woman’s journey through London the day after a terrorist attack. Presented by The Dare Tactic, ‘Good Fit’ played to a sold out audienceContinue reading “‘Good Fit’ at WOW Cafe Theatre”
‘The W.H.I.T.E.N.E.S.S.’ in development
This month Anna has been supporting up and coming New York playwright, Sergio Andreo Bettencourt-Urbina, with the development of their new play, The W.H.I.T.E.N.E.S.S. This was the first public reading of the piece and Anna is very much looking forward to continuing work on it!
Directing for Burn It Down
Burn It Down is a collaborative community of artists, established with the aim of learning more about filmmaking by creating new work in a safe environment. Once a month they meet to shoot a short film for the purpose of learning and burning through their 10,000 hours of experience! It’s a really incredible initiative andContinue reading “Directing for Burn It Down”
Shooting ‘Astronaut Play’
This week Anna directed a twelve hour night shoot with the wonderful cast and crew of ‘Astronaut Play’ by the incredible Leslie Gauthier. Another long night but such an amazing group and a really special story.
‘Siren’ by Laura Gold at The Playwright’s Loft
This month Anna was at The Playwright’s Loft in Battery Park where she had the pleasure of directing Cassie Stewart and Charlie Westfal in ‘Siren’, a new short play written by the spectacular Laura Gold.
48 hour film project
Anna had an amazing (and exhausting) few days this weekend shooting for the New York 48 hour film project competition. Staying awake for two days straight, Anna worked with an incredible team to direct a seven minute short film that was written, shot, edited and scored in just 48 hours. Epic.
Directing for Untapped Talents
This week Anna had the pleasure of directing two new short pieces for Ruddy Productions’ ‘Untapped Talents’ at the John DeSotelle Studio Theatre in Manhattan.