THE AMERICAN PLAY

Genre: Drama
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Playwright Ashley J. Jacobson & Director Alexandra Siladi

 

The Dirty Blondes is pleased to present THE AMERICAN PLAY, a world-premiere production by Ashley Jacobson and directed by Alexandra Siladi, as part of the 4th Annual Planet Connections Theatre Festivity. The Festivity will take place May 30th through June 24th.

Two college students, Tim and Luis, bond over a fondness for Bret Easton Ellis in American Lit class.  As the boys try to define themselves as men, their fantasies of a Bateman-like existence expose deep-seated insecurities and desperations that they will do anything to hide.Created by women and told from a male perspective, THE AMERICAN PLAY asks what makes a man a monster. For more information visit http://thedirtyblondes.org


About the Company: The Dirty Blondes

THE DIRTY BLONDES is a new Brooklyn based theater company focused on creating productions that subvert national stereotypes with an edge of intellect and maturity – to present works using techniques that are identifiable yet unexpected. Founding members include director Alexandra Siladi, manager Elizabeth Sarkadyplaywright Ashley Jacobson, associate producer Matt Yeager, and lighting designer John Wilder

Open:   06/04/12
Close:   06/23/12

Schedule:
Monday, June 4 - 6:00pm*
Thursday, June 7 - 10:30pm
Thursday, June 14 - 4:00pm*
Wednesday, June 20 - 8:30pm
Friday, June 22 - 6:00pm
Saturday, June 23 - 6:30pm
*followed by a free talkback with the artists
Theater:   Bleecker Street Theatre
Address:   45 Bleecker Street
New York, NY 10012
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Cost:18
Buy Tickets Online or Call: Ovation Tickets at 866-811-4111
Company: The Dirty Blondes         Official Web Site: thedirtyblondes.org