NYNW Theatre Festival: Meet Maggie Rose & Casey and Adam

Casey and Adam by Maggie Rose

LOGO_BUG+TYPE-resized-2-1_blkbg (1)A finalist in the 2014 Short+Sweet Theatre Festival in Sydney, Australia Casey & Adam makes it’s New York debut as part of the 2015 New York New Works Theatre Festival. A Los Angeles native Playwright Maggie Rose graduated UCLA with a BA in Playwriting and a minor in Political Science. She was the Class of 2012 Valedictorian and is famed for giving a very long speech where she accidently raises the roof. (Yes, this is a true story and something that can be done by accident.) Her work has been awarded the George Burns and Gracie Allen Scholarship and Fellowship in Comedy, the George Savage Award in Playwriting, and the Marianne Murphy Women in Philanthropy Playwriting Award as part of the Marianne Murphy Play Reading series in Los Angeles. She is a member of SAG-AFTRA, a mentor with the Young Storytellers Foundation, and has worked in film/television for several years at Warner Bros, Punch Productions, and most recently on CBS’s The Good Wife.

PERFORMANCE: August 24th at 7:00 PM

LOCATION: The Times Square Arts Center, 300 W 43rd Street, New York, NY 10036.

TICKETS: Click HERE to purchase tickets.

The NYNW Theatre Festival is located in the world’s premier theater district at The Elektra Theatre in the Times Square Arts Center, and is a short play competition where the audience casts their votes to select the best play of the season.

Playwrights from all over the country will present their shows and have the chance to move from the First Round to the Semi-Finals, and then the Finals, where a winner will be selected.

The First Round of the NYNW Festival shows will be presented August 17th, 18th, 19th, 20th, 24th, 25th, 26th, 27th. The Semi-Final rounds will be August 31st and September 1st, 2nd, and 3rd. The Finals will be held September 16th.

http://www.nynwtheatrefestival.com/

 

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