Writers-in-Performance Presents 'Hold On'

Friday, Jan 29, 2021 at 7:30pm

Tribeca Performing Arts Center
199 Chambers Street
New York, NY 10007

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The Writers in Performance workshop is designed to give writers the opportunity to explore performing their written pieces. Whether they are playwrights, poets, monologists, writers of prose, or spoken word artists, this workshop gives the writers an opportunity to create a performance piece out of their writings.   Workshop participants are chosen on the strength of their writing plus either performance ability, or willingness to explore that aspect of creativity. The workshop mixes professionals with students.

The performance will be streamed late January or early February, following the December 4th on-stage and  outside filming.  No public performance.

Mario Giacalone – Director

Gina Stevensen – Co-Director/Writing coordinator

Cast

Top row (l to r)

Clare Tascio, Mario Giacalone, Rashmi Singh

Middle (l to r)

Rhonda Hansome, Gina Stevensen, Yvette Beshier

Bottom (l to r)

Jay Howard, Epiphany Samuels, Utkarsh Rajawat

Professional actor, director and teacher, Mario Giacalone, is the Facilitator and Director of the Writers in Performance program. Giacalone, the Program Director at BMCC Tribeca Performing Arts Center, has taught acting in New York City for over ten years and has directed both stage and film.

COST: $10 suggested donation

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