Friday, August 26, 2022

Axial Theater Presents Cactus Flowers- Free Play Reading August 28th with Cady McClain and Brad Forenza - Virtual Event with Four New Plays

Join Emmy-winning actress Cady McClain, Artistic Director for NY's Axial Theater with Brad Forenza for a reading of four short plays on Sunday, August 28th from 3-5pm. The reading is part of Cactus Flowers, which presents the best of new playwrights. The event is free but donations always welcome. 

Axial Theatre regularly hosts a free short play reading series. These readings are for the purposes of play development. Audience participation is encouraged! We are thrilled that Brad Forenza will join us as our Guest Moderator, alongside Axial’s Artistic Director Cady McClain.

Playwrights joining us in August are:

Mark Harvey Levine (Edinburgh Fringe Festival).

Pamela Morgan (Judith Royer Excellence in Playwriting finalist for 2022).

Donna Latham (Kennedy Center Finalist, David Mark Cohen Playwriting Award) and

Morgan Fears (Graduate of Duke University).

Axial Ensemble Members participating include Marisa Lowe, Dan Walworth, Sandy Rooney, Youlim Nam, Lori Franzese and Cady McClain. They will be joined by Michael Howard Studio Conservatory members Michael Alva, Morgan Fears, and Tom Ryan.

Here’s a little about Brad:

Brad Forenza is an award-winning, New York-based writer/performer. His artistic style blends observational humor and existential contemplation. Brad’s original films include: Awakening Arlene, Breaking Points, and The Lady Yang. His plays have been presented in New York and Los Angeles. He is the author of over 100 articles, editorials, and speeches. Brad’s anthologized publications include: The Public Figure Songbook (a concept album), Regan Babies (a collection of personal essays), and Vignettes (a compendium of short plays comprising Around the Sun, an episodic audio drama). As an actor, Brad has appeared in roles for all mediums. |

This event is FREE but we deeply appreciate the support of our community. Please consider making a donation today! Use the yellow button at the top of our webpage to make a donation through PayPal.Axial Theatre Inc. is a 501(c) (3) not for profit organization. Any donation is tax deductible to the extant the law allows.


Playwrights Morgan FearsDonna LathamPamela Morgan, and Mark Harvey Levine (Clockwise from left)