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“Scene/Unseen” and “Smacker and the Highway”
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Benefiting: Brooklyn/NY Public Library
Produced by Antonio Miniño’s Fab Marquee Productions in association with MidNite’s cHild Productions
Written and Performed by Riti Sachdeva
Directed by Antonio Miniño
“Through song, dance, poetry and food, a captive woman known as “Z” explores the connections between addiction and violence as she delves into a state of mental imprisonment and self-abuse. In time the path to freedom is revealed but the consequences might be deadly. A plosive new choreodrama by Riti Sachdeva.”
Genre: American Politics, Drama, Event, Performance Art, Poetry , Solo Performance, Women’s Issues, Addiction
This production features previous Planet Connections Award Winners:
Antonio Miniño (2011, For the ”The Stranger To Kindness“, Winner of Outstanding Overall Production of a One-Act by GOODE Productions, Winner of The Congeniality Award, Nominated for Outstanding Overall Production of an Entire Evening of One-Acts & Outstanding Actor in a One-Act)
This is what “Scene/Unseen” is doing for their charity:
“We will be collecting financial contributions for Brooklyn/NY Public Library at our show.”
Smacker and the Highway
Benefiting: Grand Central Neighborhood Social Services Corporation (GCNSSC)
Produced by Waving Cat Productions
Written by Hope Weiner
Directed by Molly Ballerstein
“America is undergoing a facelift, and anything that is regarded as ugly or undesirable is being put out to pasture. Internal migration has reached its highest levels as the displaced roam the highway seeking their own utopia.”
Genre: American Politics, Burlesque, Comedy, Farce, One-Acts, Play
This is what “Smacker and the Highway” is doing for their charity:
“We will be writing about Grand Central Neighborhood Social Services Corporation (GCNSSC) in our program and we will be collecting financial contributions for them at our show.
$18 General Admission
$9.00 for Film/Music Participants
FREE for Theatre Festivity Participants
Friday 6/1/12 – 5:00pm = Performance #1
Sunday 6/3/12 – 6:00pm = Performance #2
Tuesday 6/5/12 – 5:00pm = Performance #3
Saturday 6/9/12 – 1:30pm = Performance #4
Wednesday 6/20/12 – 10:00pm = Performance #5
Saturday 6/23/12 – 8:00pm = Performance #6
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At Bleecker Street Theatre (Upstairs)
45 Bleecker Street, New York, NY 10012
Conveniently located near:
Bleecker St (4 & 6)
Broadway – Lafayette St (B, D, F, M)
Prince St (N, R)
This is what the artists collectively did to create an eco-friendly production!
Promoting walking, biking and public transportation to and from rehearsals, auditions and performances., Encouraging car-pooling., Sourcing materials from organizations that either benefit charity or reduce/reuse waste (e.g. Materials for the Arts, Build-It-Green, Goodwill, Salvation Army, etc.), Set/costumes and/or props exclusively using re-purposed or recycled material, Properly disposing of scenery, costumes, and props by donating, reusing and recycling where possible., Using minimal design elements., Virtual set design – use of film projection to create virtual dramatic world., Avoiding materials with heavy fragrances or harsh chemicals., Maximize use of practical lighting., Adopting green habits outside of working on the show., Encourage promotion of energy efficient lighting and turn out the lights when not in use., Promoting the use of reusable water bottles, cups, plates, utensils etc., Properly recycle paper, bottles and other items., Reducing printing of script via sharing scripts, adding supplemental script pages or writing in changes when applicable., Using laptops or smart phones in place of some or all rehearsal drafts., Printing double-sided, Printing on recycled paper., Providing reusable water bottles to the cast., Rehearsing in a sustainable or LEED-certified environment., Encouraging online communication for the artists and reducing the amount of printed communications., Encouraging online communication for the use of audition materials, welcome packets, press packets, and any other correspondence with industry., Utilizing paperless marketing tools (e.g. website, blogs, facebook, twitter and email)., Recycling/re-using playbills/Festibills, Designing a one sheet, double-sided playbill., Posting audition notices, songs and sides online;, Committing to sharing/borrowing materials vs. than purchasing new ones., Using minimal design elements., Will not purchase any new items.