NORTHANGER ABBEY by Lynn Marie Macy
Jane Austen’s novel fuses with the gothic adventure The Mysteries of Udolpho in this delightful and inventive comedy. LYNN MARIE MACY is a playwright, actor and director and has a B.F.A. in Theatre Arts. (read an interview with the author)
Playing With Canons brings together 18 plays by some of indie theatre’s most exciting playwrights into a single volume celebrating the enduring power and spirit of classic literature and drama. These remarkable plays reshape familiar material in challenging, innovative, and unexpected fashion, pushing these timeless works into the 21st century in resoundingly resonant high style.
Playing with Canons was edited by Martin Denton and published by the New York Theatre Experience in 2006 http://www.nyte.org/
Every Wednesday Night* at 6pm The Treehouse Theater presents the reading of one of the plays from the Playing With Canons anthology.
Readings are helmed by an eclectic mix of established and up-and-coming directors, and performed by some of New York’s finest indie theater talent.
Coming up in this series…
|Play||Adaptation By||Reading Date||Director|
|GENESIS||Matthew Freeman||3/4/2015||Christina Weakland|
|THE MAN WHO LAUGHS||Kiran Rikhye||3/11/2015||Bronwen Carson|
|THE EUMENIDES||David Johnston||3/18/2015||Stephen Speights|
|BARTLEBY THE SCRIVENER||