Fully developed 10 minute plays from established and new playwrights are interspersed with 22 imaginative and diverse poems by 15 Connecticut poets.
It will be an evening of thought provoking language presented by professional actors moving smoothly from dialogue to verse and back again.
We’ve chosen plays from national festivals and stimulating poetry for all to enjoy.
Come laugh, ponder and reflect with us during an evening of engaging acting and spoken-word theatre.
Note: contains some adult language and situations
Anything For YouA dramatic piece with plenty of humor. Happily married Lynette interrupts her friend Gail’s small talk to declare, "I have to have an affair." What starts out as banter between best friends soon escalates to a test of their friendship.
by Cathy Celesia
Executive DanceYoung executives caught up in corporate "team building" activities, wind up dancing with each other.
by Joe DiPietro
The Individuality of Street LampsA woman who's lost her boyfriend to another woman must confront him, his
lingering interest and her feelings before she can move on.
by Anna K. Gorisch
Dancing With a DevilA young woman's life is transformed by a brutal stranger. Two actresses show how she deals with the event that changed her life, then and now.
by Brooke Berman
Seeing the Light
Will this missile silo unit react to a potential emergency with cool efficiency or crack under pressure?
by Robert McKay
BrightsA devilishly entertaining comedy of middle-class people in bizarre situations. Three friends are stuck riding in a car with a paranoid driver, who unravels at the wheel while his fiancé keeps up a colorful commentary.
by David Smilow
General Seating $15. Space is limited.
Reservations are Required: 860-873-3521
The Village Gallery Stage
4 Norwich Rd/Rte 82, East Haddam
(5 doors down from Goodspeed Theater, at the fork in the road)
East Haddam, CT
New Haven, CT
West Hartford, CT
East Haddam, CT