Boy Gets Girl, production shot showcasing a bar scene with the protagonists. He's holding a beer looking at her. She's seated, touching her bag as if she were preparing to leave.

Full Production

Sept. 15 - 25, 2005

Boy Gets Girl

New Jersey Premiere

written by Rebecca Gilman
directed by John J. Wooten

The game of romantic pursuit is taken to a terrifying level when a blind date goes horribly wrong. Theresa, a talented young writer, quickly discovers that Tony, the charming young man she is courting, is actually a psychopathic monster. Her efforts to escape his grasp take the audience on a heart-pounding ride that is as frightening as it is powerful.


Owed to My First Love, production shot with four actors in from of a dead, fake cow.

Full Production

July 14 - 31, 2005

Owed to My First Love

2005 Play Festival Winner

written by Susan Barsky
directed by John J. Wooten

The life of an aspiring actor is chronicled in hilarious detail as we follow his quest for stardom. The play provides a riveting, riotous look at theatrical ritual and examines the insanity inherent in the romanticized world of theatre.


Opus (Staged Reading)

FREE Staged Reading

June 24 - 26, 2005


2005 Play Festival Runner-Up

written by Michael Hollinger
directed by John J. Wooten

When a violin virtuoso mysteriously disappears, a world-class string quartet takes a chance on a gifted but inexperienced young woman as his replacement. With only a few days to prepare a Beethoven masterpiece for a televised inauguration of a new American president, passions rise, personalities clash, and the players are forced to confront the stark ephemerality of their work.




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