Nothing Without a Company Announces New Play Festival Line-Up

Nothing Without a Company Announces New Play Festival Line-Up

Nothing Without a Company has announced the line-up, cast and directors for New Play Festival: 4PLAYs, which kicks off the company’s 17/18 season.

The production team includes Paul Sunao Hovey (Stage Manager), Sarah Collonge (Lighting Designer), Marissa Rutledge (Prop Manager), and Will Bennett (Fight Choreographer).

New Play Festival: 4PLAYs Line-Up (from the press release): 

LOVE AND CEPHALOPODS, by Alexander Perry
Directed by Edgar Miguel Sanchez
Cast featuring Taylor Raye, Shalyn Welch, and Brandon Boler

Directed by Derek Rienzi Van Tassel
Cast featuring Dominick Alesia, Sydney Genco, and Whitney Masters

SHOTGUN PREEMIE, by Literary Manager Kevin Sparrow
Directed by Rachel Staelens
Cast featuring Jimmy Jagos, Monet Felton, Josh Sumner

ACCIDENTS, by Leah Bognanni
Directed By Co-Artistic Director Anna Rose Ii-Epstein
Cast featuring Wanda Jin, Joseph Giovannetti, Joette Waters

What do squids, bar brawls, clone-a-dicks, and a 2,000-year-old drag queen all have in common? They are all part of Nothing Without a Company’s New Play Festival: 4PLAYs, a showcase of new one-acts by local writers. Presented for one night only at Mary’s Attic, all of the one-acts are set in bars. Staying true to its mission of site-specific theater, Nothing Without a Company invites everyone to come party with the characters and immerse themselves in four unique worlds.

VIP Tickets are $50, and include early admission into the festival, VIP seating, 1 VIP raffle ticket, and 1 complimentary drink ticket. General Admission is standing room only and sells at $25. The Festival also includes a silent auction and a raffle.

New Play Festival: 4PLAYs runs Saturday, July 8th, at Mary’s Attic, 5400 N. Clark St. For more information, or to purchase tickets, visit

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