The Second Coming of the Spontaneous Smattering
THE CAFFEINATED PLAYWRIGHTS: Connor Farrell, Gene Kato, Ben Plopper, Leighza Walker, Michael Weems, and L. Robert Westeen
Friday, March 29th: They meet at the Obsidian Art Space at 7PM to get their themes, script guidelines and the headshots/resumes for the actors they have to write a play for. They go stock up on coffee/Red Bull and write all night and come back at 8AM on Saturday morning with multiple copies of their completed scripts ready to go. There they meet up with -
THE IMMENSELY CREATIVE DIRECTORS: Tim Ashby, Cameron Cooper, Haley Cooper, Keshia Lovewell and Eddie Rodriguez
Who also show up at 8:00 AM on Saturday, March 30th at the theatre. They are then handed a script and given about 30 - 45 minutes to caucus with their writer. Then about 8:30AM, the writers go home to sleep and the directors meet up with their -
THE BRAVE AND TALENTED ACTORS: Jada August, Jessica Bell, LeeAnne Denny, Yvonne Ewulu, Scott Holmes, Alane Johnson, Margaret Lewis, Mike McDermott, Melissa Mumper, Megan Nix, Katherine Rinaldi, Danny Seibert, Renata Smith, Sam Smith, Mark Stanley, Jason Tull, Clarity Welch
and Tyrrell Woolbert
Who then work with their directors and casts to rehearse for the day. Just enough time for the actors to be fully blocked and off book.
Then on Saturday, March30th, there are two shows - one at 7PM and one at 9:30PM that very evening. There is also an audience vote for fun awards like Hottest Cast and Best Use of Prop. Come be a part of the fun! Tickets are only $15 and that includes a free shot at the door!
Obsidian Arts Space (View)
3522 White Oak Drive
Houston, TX 77007