will be performing a modified Reader’s Theater version of the play “The
Guys” by Anne Nelson. The action takes place in the days following the World
Center collapse when a journalist agrees to help a New
York Fire Department Captain write eulogies for eight of the firemen he lost in
. As the play progresses and they discuss the lives of each of the men, we learn
more about their profession, the emotions resulting from 9/11, and the meaning
of heroism. The role of Nick, the Captain, will be read by John
Simpson and the role of Joan, the journalist, will be read by Claire
are presenting “The Guys” in conjunction with our three local fire companies
and paying tribute to two local fire fighters
who lost their lives in the tragedy. Performances will be Friday, September
11th and Saturday, September 12th
The suggested donation for admission is $10.00. The location is to be
announced. Please join us for this moving presentation.
Lee, Katherine Ramirez and Alison Payne.Congratulations
and good luck with your studies!
Theater Folk. . .
Playcrafters is sad to announce the passing of 2 former
Playcrafters.Rosa Ayer, founding
member of Playcrafters, died at her home in
on June 6th.She was
also active in the yearly South Bay Art Association Bal Masques.She was involved with and appeared in many of the early Gateway Playhouse
summer productions and worked with Gene Hackman and Robert Duvall.
Frank Calamita died in
on June 28th.Born in
, Mr. Calamita moved to
and joined CBS Records in 1962.In
his career of over 40 years, he was a senior executive with CBS Records and
later with Sony Music Entertainment.He
maintained homes in