BLAST RADIUS

Genre: Drama
Written by Mac Rogers, Directed by Jordana Williams

 Gideon Productions will present Blast Radius, part two of Mac Rogers’ (Universal Robots; Viral) sc-fi epic The Honeycomb Trilogy, March 30-April 14 as part of BFG Collective’s six month long residency at The Secret Theatre (44 02 23rd Street, Long Island City). The production will be directed by Jordana Williams (Viral; Hail Satan) and will feature Becky Byers (New York Innovative Theatre Award Nomination for Flux Theatre Ensemble’s Dog Act) as Ronnie, Jason Howard* (New York Innovative Theatre Award Nomination for Gideon’s Universal Robots) as Conor, Felicia Hudson*(Hack: An I.T. Spaghetti Western with Impetuous Theatre Group), Joe Mathers (Crystal Skillman’s The Vigil or The Guided Candle with Impetuous Theatre Group), Amy Lee Pearsall (The Trojan Women with Wide Eyed Productions), David Rosenblatt (The Play About My Dad with CollaborationTown) as Abbie, Seth Shelden (The Shape of Things with GroundUP Productions), Nancy Sirianni* (Mac Rogers’ Universal Robots), Alisha Spielmann (Dear Ruth with Retro Productions), Adam Swirderski (Willy Nilly with Piper McKenzie Productions), Kristen Vaughan (New York Innovative Theatre Award for Retro Productions’ Benefactors) as Amelia, and Cotton Wright* (Adam Szymkowicz’s Pretty Theft with Flux Theatre Ensemble). The creative team will include Props Design by Stephanie Cox-Williams (named NYC’s Queen of Gore by New York Press), Costume Design by Amanda Jenks (Letter from Algeria with GroundUP Productions), Sound Design by Jeanne Travis (New York Innovative Theatre Award nomination for Retro Productions’ The Desk Set), Lighting Design by Jennifer Linn Wilcox (Poe-Dunk with PlayLab NYC), and Set Design by Saundra Yaklin. The production will be Stage Managed by Devan Hibbard.

Blast Radius follows a sister and brother at mortal odds in an Earth radically changed by years of alien occupation. The human insurgency finally has a weapon to turn the tide - at a terrible cost. The conquering alien race has found a chilling solution to end human resistance for good.

The Honeycomb Trilogy by Mac Rogers are three stand alone plays set in the same futuristic universe, that together create an epic sci-fi trilogy. Part Three: Sovereign will run June 14-July 1.


About the Company: BFG Collective

BFG COLLECTIVE Three of New York City’s top indie theatre companies, Boomerang Theatre Company, Flux Theatre Ensemble, and Gideon Productions, have joined forces to form the BFG Collective, which will hold a six-month-long residency at Long Island City’s The Secret Theatre.

 

Open:   03/30/12
Close:   04/14/12

Schedule:
Thursday through Saturday at 8pm, Sundays at 3pm, and Monday April 2 & 9 at 8pm.
Theater:   Secret Theatre
Address:   4402 23rd Street
Long Island City, NY 11101
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E, V or G to 23/Ely or 7 to 45/Courthouse

Cost:$18;$15
Buy Tickets Online or Call: Ovation Tickets at 866-811-4111
Company: BFG Collective         Official Web Site: www.bfgcollective.com