OBERON THEATRE THANKS
All those who joined our very special workshop
Acting and Writing
Alexander Dinelaris, Jr.
With Alex leading the way Oberon helped raise $9,000 for the Hispanic Organization of Latin Actors (HOLA) and R.Evolución Latina.
About the Hispanic Organization of Latin Actors (HOLA)
HOLA is an arts service and advocacy organization dedicated to expanding the presence of Latino/Hispanic artists in entertainment and media through the cultivation, education and recognition of emerging artists. In expanding job opportunities for Latino/Hispanic actors, HOLA strengthens and supports the available talent pool through its professional educational services and awards for excellence in theater. Ultimately, HOLA strives for an accurate, informed and non-stereotyped portrayal of Latino/Hispanic culture, people and heritage in theatre, film, television, radio and commercials.
About R.Evolución Latina
R.Evolución Latina (RL) is an organization that utilizes the arts through educational and collaborative programming to empower the Latino community to discover their full potential. RL is committed to making a difference through the arts.
ALEXANDER DINELARIS is an Academy Award and Golden Globe winner for the screenplay of Birdman (or The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance). He is the co-creator and executive producer of the series "The One Percent" for Starz. He is currently adapting the novel Entering Hades into a feature film with Michael Fassbender. His film The Year of the Monarchs is currently in development with Mandalay Entertainment. He is also the bookwriter of the stage musical adaptation of the filmThe Bodyguard (which premiered at The West End in London) and of Gloria and Emilio Estefan’s Broadway musical On Your Feet! Other recent work includes his playsRed Dog Howls (New York Theater Workshop), Still Life (Manhattan Class Company), The Chaos Theories (Shotgun Theater) and In This, Our Time (59E59). He received the HOLA-R.Evolución Latina Dare To Go Beyond Award in 2015 and is a proud member of the Writer’s Guild and the Dramatists Guild.
OBERON THEATRE ENSEMBLE 2016 BENEFIT EVENT
7 Playwrights | 7 Directors | 24 Actors | 24 Hours
As much perspiration and fear as inspiration and faith.
It's A Wrap!
24/7 2016 FINAL LINE-UP:
The Good Companion
inspired by kathy simonis’ OLD COMPANION COOKBOOK
Written by Megan Lohne∞ – Directed by Cara Loelle Reichel+
with Casandera Lollar*, Brad Fryman*, Rand Guerrero and Stewart Walker*
Cave of Wonders
inspired by Mana’s MARBLE BOX
Written by Duncan Pflaster∞ – Directed by Kathy Curtiss
with Ted Koch*, Mary Sheridan* and Ross DeGraw*
inspired by michelle broom’s TRINIDADIAN CLOCK
Written by Steven Fechter∞ – Directed by Eric Parness
with Chris McFarland*, Gabe Bettio*, Mariana Genesio Peña and Christina Russo*
- - - - INTERMISSION - - - -
Stop Building Things
inspired by keith hanenberg’s CELEBRATORY CIGARS
Written by Nicolás Giacobone^ – Directed by Logan Vaughn
with William Tatlock Green*, Grace Pettijohn and Ryan Tramont*
The Little Things
inspired by craig manzino’s SNEAKER
Written by Cecilia Copeland∞– Directed by Brock Hill
with Laura Siner*, William Laney*, Carolyn Popp* and Linda S. Nelson*
Just Another Georgia Morning
inspired by john rivoli’s FIGHTING BULL
Written by Robin Rice∞– Directed by Alexander Dinelaris^∞
with Mercedes Griffeth, Jane Cortney* and Jason Loughlin*
A Tip Bucket & Tiramisu!
inspired by the pony bar’s TIP BUCKET
Written by Luigi Jannuzzi∞ – Directed by Elowyn Castle*+
with Lara Ianni*, Victoria Blankenship* and Donovan Patton*
Your Host – Mac Brydon*
Stage Manager – Dee Dee Katchen*
Artistic Director – Brad Fryman | Company Manager – Jenna R. Lazar
Lighting Design – Mary Greene
Bartender-in-Chief – Wilfredo Feliz | Cover Art – John Rivoli
*member of Actors Equity Association | ^member of The Writers Guild of America
+member of Stage Directors and Choreographers Society | ∞member of the Dramatists Guild