WAITING FOR THE SHOW

Genre: Comedy, Drama
The Obie-Winning Women's Theater Collective

The action begins during an afternoon rehearsal of a fire-breathing, snake handling, come-to-Jesus anti-abortion skit in the basement of a major research hospital. Two women, Nina and Anne, diligently rehearse their parts as Maria from "The Sound of Music" and Founding Father George Washington. But mysteriously, every day at the same time, the rehearsal is interrupted by Nina's trip to the Treatment Room. Mad scientists Dr. Freud and Dr. Nietzsche enter to observe "The Treatment" that Anne administers to Nina. On this day however, all hell breaks loose.

The cast features Angela Carolfi and Kristin Ciccone.Lighting Design is by Parker Pracjek, Sound Design is by David Burgess, Photography is by Bill Hayward and Graphic Design is by Bill Weber. Production stage manager is Cleo Vivas Rojas.


About the Company: WOW Cafe Theater

In its 28th year, the WOW Café Theater serves as an incubator for tomorrow's theatre artists. Lisa Kron, Holly Hughes, Karen Finley, Lois Weaver & Peggy Shaw, Reno, and The Five Lesbian Brothers all developed their early work at the WOW Café. The WOW Café promotes the empowerment of women through the performing arts.

Preview:   01/10/09
Open:   01/17/09
Close:   01/31/09

Schedule:
Thursday-Saturday, January 8-10, 15-17, 22-24, 29-31, 2009
8:00pm
Theater:   Wow Cafe
Address:   59 E 4th Street
New York, NY
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Cost:$20 and $10 at the door for students and seniors. $2 off advance purchase at www.smarttix.com or by calling at 212.868.4
Buy Tickets Online or Call: SmartTix at 212-868-4444
Company: WOW Cafe Theater         Official Web Site: www.wowcafe.org.