BBTF 2018 Incubator Reading Series Lineup
BBTF is proud to announce the participants in the 2018 Incubator Reading Series. This is an invite-only curated showcase of outstanding new plays currently in the development stage. Free and open to the public, the series allows theatre goers to not only enjoy these works in a professional theatrical setting, but to be an important part of the feedback process, interacting directly with the playwright. Participants are included in all BBTF events, including workshops and feedback from industry professionals. Culminating in a staged reading on par with any professional industry reading.
We would like to welcome and congratulate each of our 2018 Incubator Series participants (in alphabetical order by title): Entanglement - Barbara Kelly Two people on opposite sides of the world meet via Facebook and begin an online friendship where they must decide whether or not to be honest. Late Night Odyssey - Grant Bowen A jilted ex-boyfriend drags his best friends on a protracted journey of subway rides, drinking and oddballs to find solace for his broken heart. Life and Other Disasters - Julie Richardson One week in the lives of a Long Island family shakes loyalties to the core when a long lost daughter turns up and exposes secrets and skeletons from the past. Shut Up Your Truth - Erin Moughon A sharp-tongued widow struggles to grieve in her own way, but her family and therapy group want her to just move on. The Home We Left Behind - Valerie David Forced to evacuate Iraq, a Middle Eastern Jewish family builds a new home in America only to have it threatened with today’s growing resurgence of intolerance. The Rehearsal - Brad Forenza An absentee father’s unexpected arrival on his son’s wedding weekend unleashes an emotional maelstrom for the newlyweds. They Told Me To Use It - Dan Evashevski A young actress gets romantically involved with her controlling much older acting teacher and the lines between reality and fantasy blur.