Sushi Bar is a run away hit! Keep smiling, keep nodding; keep looking at Sushi!
June 1 and June 2, 2012, June 1 at 8 p.m.; June 2 at 7 p.m.
New Light Theatre at Gallery 101
The New Light Theatre at Gallery 101
3354 Northeast 33rd Street
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33308
www.newlightgallery.org and www.thegallery101.net
Introducing Sushi Bar and Other Comedies! Directed by Wendy White
Comedies written by playwrights Vanessa Garcia, Megan Roth and Wendy White
Friday, June 1, 2012 at 8:00 pm
Saturday, June 2, 2012 at 7:00 p.m. during NOBE Art walk
The New Light Theatre at Gallery 101
3354 NE 33rd Street
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308
Please join Gallery 101 and the New Light Theatre for two nights of hilarious comedy!
Featured actors include: Christina Jolie Breza (The One and Only), Robert Hernandez, Horatio Lewis, Alexandra Elaine Cruz, Julie Kendall, Jennifer Pixie Cashen, Tamara Moore-White, Eric Aragon and Samantha Lynn Chase
â€œSushi Bar and Other Comedies are totally inspired by true life experiences where joy and seduction are found in the most unusual of placesâ€ states playwright Wendy White, â€œComedies occur in the funniest places – expect the unexpected at your favorite Sushi Bar, French CafÃ© and Chess Game!â€
Tickets are $12 in advance and $15 at the door
â€¢ Contact the New Light Theatre Box office for tickets at 954-829-0638 or Gallery 101 at 954-882-1861
â€¢ Tickets can also be purchased online via paypal at www.newlightgallery.org
The playwright and director, Wendy White has written over 120 one-act plays and was a resident playwright, curator and director at the Kraine Theater in the East Village of New York City from 1984 to 1992, and at the Expanded Arts Theater Company from 1994 to 2001, in the Lower East Side of New York City. Her off-Broadway productions are the base for her new venue at the New Light Theatre. She recently produced The Jewish Nun to sold-out audiences in Off-Broadwayâ€™s 59e59 Theatre and at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival in Edinburgh, Scotland.
Adam White, Gallery owner, Gallery 101 went to see â€œWho Could Have Predictedâ€ in Miami in May 2011 at Wynwood’s GAB studio and decided to offer Wendy a permanent home in his Fort Lauderdale gallery surrounded by cafes, restaurants, boutiques and other galleries. “Wendy and New Light Theatre will be able to cast plays every month and have a solid home base from which to create. We are very excited to have her here; she is an immense talent that promises to get even bigger and better with this wonderful associationâ€ states Adam White, Gallery owner, Gallery 101(www.gallery-101.com).
Wendy White would like to thank Vanessa Garcia, Artistic Director of Krane, Inc. for all her support in the process of developing Sushi Bar and Other Comedies – In 2010, Garcia, the Founding Artistic Director of Krane, Inc. was named one of Miami’s 20 Under 40 by The Miami Herald for her work in theatre. For more information about Garcia, please visit: www.vanessagarcia.org
The dream team includes the fabulous Megan Roth, whose plays and monologues have been produced in Miami and broadcasted online. Her poetry has been published in Opium, POEM, Jellyfish, and several other literary magazines. Her fiction manuscript, Elizabeth, was a finalist in the 2011 Calvino Prize. She has also been a finalist in the James Jones First Novel Contest and the SLS Fiction Prize. Megan currently teaches Creative Writing and Literature at Florida Atlantic University and lives in Hollywood, Florida.
In 2009, the New Light Foundation, Inc. represented the United States as Art Ambassadors by the 1-2-3 Kinderlachen e.V. foundation of Rottenburg, Germany by hosting the international â€œGlobal Galleryâ€ project (www.123kinderlachen.org). During the course of this important project, the â€œworldâ€™s biggest canvasâ€ emerged; painted by children â€“ transcending all borders and conflicts.
The New Light Foundation, a 501(c)3 non-profit public foundation, has won numerous awards around the globe, has performed everywhere from Amsterdam to Paris; from Miami to Los Angeles to New York City; and has tackled subjects relating to women, love, politics, and Shakespeare. More information about the writer and director, Wendy White can be found on her website: www.newlightgallery.org. Please visit: http://www.newlightgallery.org/paintingswendy/theater-resume.htmlThank you for using Soul Of Miami!