THE DRUNKEN CITY

Genre: Comedy
Written by Adam Bock, Directed by Brock H. Hill

Three brides-to-be embark on celebratory night out on the city, only to encounter a tap-dancing dentist, a recently-jilted handsome stranger, and nagging questions of fidelity, trust and marriage.

By Adam Bock. With Michael Gene Conti, Reiss Gaspard, A.J. Heekin, Jake Lipman, Shelley Little, and Shana Wiersum.

Directed by Brock H. Hill.  Stage managed by Allison Lemel.

Scenic and costume design by Meagan E. Miller-McKeever, sound design by Philip Rothman.

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About the Company: tongue in cheek theater productions

Tongue in Cheek Theater is an independent theater company dedicated to producing seriously funny theater. Its mission is to tell stories which resonate with universal truth and which make its audiences laugh in recognition of those truths. About the company’s production of PROOF, Nicole Bournas-Ney of NYTheatre.com called it “first rate. Auburn's story is given vivid life by a quartet of talented actors...exceptional.” Heather Violanti of TheaterOnline.com said, “Tongue in Cheek Theater’s revival of PROOF is delicately nuanced, graced with fine performances and a clear-eyed dedication to the script...a memorable evening of theater.”





Cast: Reiss Gaspard, A.J. Heekin, Michael Gene Conti
Open:   04/27/11
Close:   05/07/11

Schedule:
Wednesday to Saturday for two weeks, April 27-30 and May 4-7, 2011.

All performances at 8 pm.

Theater:   Bridge Theater at Shetler
Address:   244 West 54th Street, 12th Floor
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Cost:$17 in advance, $20 at the door
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Company: tongue in cheek theater productions         Official Web Site: www.tictheater.com

New York: The Inn at Lake Devine, Our Town, Proof, Buffalo Heights, How I Learned to Drive, The Mistakes Madeline Made. National Tour: The Little Prince (National Theatre of the Performing Arts). TV: Six Degrees of Murder, A Crime to Remember. Film: Endo, Gary from Accounting, Solo, Harry & Judy, Envy. MFA in acting (Actors Studio Drama School) BA in French and art (Smith College).

Theatre: Recently returned from performing Artie in Eleemosynary at Millbrook Playhouse. Co-produced and played Agnes in Marion Bridge at The Directors Company. Other favorite roles include Carlotta in The Cherry Orchard at Columbia and Tansy in The Nerd at CRT. Film: Silver Tongues, Bad Idea, Overheard. B.F.A., University of Utah, as well as training at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art, National Theatre Conservatory, and The Actors Center, NYC. www.shanawiersum.wordpress.com

 

New York: The Mistakes Madeline Made, Our Town, The Drunken City (Tongue in Cheek Theater), Alice, Come Sit by the Fire and Good Woman of Szechwan (Adaptive Arts), A Midsummer Night's Dream and The American Clock (Circle in the Square), Blood Bond (3 Roads).  Trained at the Circle in the Square Theater School.