For the past few months, LAVA has hosted a theater incubation series, during which six local playwrights have workshopped and developed new plays. Now they’re ready for an audience! Join The LAVA Center and the playwrights (Christine Benvenuto, P. H. Crosby, Nina Gross, Jan Maher, Silvia Martinez-Howard, and John McDonnell Tierney) for a festival of staged readings in June.
‘An Interview with Archie’ by John McDonnell Tierney
Friday and Saturday, June 2 and 3, 7pm
‘Time in Tatters’ by Silvia Martinez-Howard
‘Inheritance’ by Nina Gross
Friday and Saturday, June 9 and 10, 7pm
‘750%’ by Christine Benvenuto
Melville’s ‘Bartleby the Scrivener’ adapted by P. H. Crosby
Friday and Saturday, June 16 and 17, 7pm
‘As We Were: Nine Days in October’ by Jan Maher
Friday and Saturday, June 23 and 24, 7pm
All plays are also viewable online for two weeks.
On the Boards is made possible by grants from the Massachusetts Cultural Council and the local cultural councils of Greenfield, Bernardston, Gill, Leyden, and Northfield.