2012 Layer Cake Reading Series
What do you get when you combine local female playwrights, 2 October nights and 1 heaping spoonful of local actors and directors, stir gently and bake? Live Girls! Theater's 2012 Layer Cake Reading Series, a part of our Bakery play development program. The Layer Cake Workshop is a program that helps playwrights with specific projects that Live Girls! has committed to fully produce. With intimate readings followed by talk-backs, the Layer Cake Readings will give audiences a unique opportunity to be directly involved in the shaping of new plays that they know will be part of future Live Girls! seasons.
Presented at the Mount Baker Community Club
2811 Mount Rainier Drive South Seattle, WA 98144
October 5th 8pm- Shorts Night
October 6th 8pm SILON by Darian Lindle
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SHORTS NIGHT October 5th 8pm
Directed by- Amy Poisson
Featuring new plays from- Emily Conbere, Rachel Atkins,Tracy Vicory-Rosenquest, Becky Bruhn, and Sasha Bailey
These five playwrights were given the theme "exploration and discovery" and a few guidelines and asked to create a short play. An ensemble of six actors will perform all the pieces and at least two will be picked for inclusion in Live Girls! annual short play event Quickies.
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SILON by Darian Lindle October 6th 8pm
Directed by- Meghan Shalom Arnette
"A clock ticks. It reverberates through the space.
A deep mechanical breathing sound fills the air." (opening stage directions to SILON)
Live Girls! theater commissioned up and coming local playwright Darian Lindle to create a Science Fiction play with the potential to become a reoccurring episodic theatrical event. And SILON, the first story of The Secret and Impossible League of the Noösphere was born. Live Girls! will be producing this exciting new play as part of an upcoming season and this is the first chance for the public to get a peek at the strange and thrilling world Darian Lindle has created.
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Live Girls! is a Seattle theater company dedicated to producing and developing new plays by women since 1999.
The Layer Cake Readings are sponsored by Mount Baker Club as part of Arts Crush and are made possible through a partnership with the City of Seattle Office of Arts & Cultural Affairs and 4 Culture.
Live Girls Theater is an Associated Program of Shunpike, a 501(c)(3) non-profit agency that fuels innovation in the arts by building productive partnerships, cultivating leadership and providing direct services to arts groups of all kinds.
Mount Baker Community Club (View)
2811 Mount Rainier Drive South
Seattle, WA 98144
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