Heller Shorts 2019: “Now and Ten”
August 22, 23, 24 & 25 at 7:30PM
August 25 at 2:00PM
Lynn Riggs Theater, Dennis R. Neill Equality Center
621 E. 4th St.
Tickets will go on sale August 1.
We’re celebrating the tenth anniversary of Shorts by staging 10 short plays: a collection of world-premieres and some favorites from the past decade of Shorts.
"Ars Longa, Vita Ferris” by David Blakely (originally seen in 2014); directed by Jarrod Kopp
”The Moon is My Neighbor” by Shadia Dahlal (originally seen in 2018); directed by Michelle Collum
”Patsy’s Suitcase” by Kelley Childers Friedberg (2019 World Premiere); directed by Jenny Clyde
”A Tale of Distraction” by Camie Hayes and R. Channing Reynolds (2019 World Premiere); directed by Karlena Riggs
”Death by Tiger” by Dan Hitzman (2019 World Premiere); directed by Angela Mclaughlin
"Tacky” by Nick Lutke and George Romero (originally seen in 2015); directed by Roderick Hudson
”Three Went Down” by Andrew Nichols (2019 World Premiere); directed by Audie Pritchett
”It’s Not Hard” by Karlena Riggs (2019 World Premiere); directed by Machele Miller-Dill
”Two Lies and the Truth?” by Archer C. Williams (originally seen in 2017); directed by Luke Thompson
”Jumper” by Michael Wright (originally seen in 2011); directed by Kia Hightower
A gala celebrating A Decade of Shorts will be held Saturday, August 24, immediately following that evening’s performance. Tickets available online or at the door for only $10 (includes one raffle ticket)! The gala will include hors d’oeuvres, awards, and a celebration of ten years of Heller Shorts! Raffle tickets will also be available at the door for a variety of prizes, including dinner for two, overnight hotel stay with complimentary breakfast, a free 60-minute massage, original artwork, and more!