ENJOY 4-Plays in 1-Night!
New Voice Play Festival 2019
June 21st & 22nd at 8:00pm | June 23rd at 2:30pm
SEE ALL FOUR PLAYS AT EACH PERFORMANCE!
See four original one-act plays each performance, written by some of the country’s best new playwrights. Following each performance, take your turn as a Theatre Critic and help us select this year’s festival winners. Vote (by secret ballot) for your favorite play. Following Sunday’s performance on June 23rd all the ballots for the weekend will be counted and the winner of the 19th Annual New Voice Play Festival will be announced.
Frozen in Time
By Mike Sockol, Holmdel, NJ
Directed by Z. Gilbert
FEATURING: Jeff Elkins, Richard Hamstead, Dominic Massimino, Kelly Pannill, Linda Romero
Jim's reluctance to take his relationship with Judy to the next level is tested when the couple discovers that a portal to the other side resides inside their refrigerator … and it conjures up some unexpected guests. When his parents and girlfriend's drag queen "aunt" drop in for a (very) surprise visit, Jim must consider how he feels about Judy and what their future holds. Life is finite, but love is forever.
Tempting the Hand of Fate
by Chuck Smith – Woodbridge, VA
Directed by Val Phillips
FEATURING: Charles Boyce, Liz McCormick & Elizabeth Egan
Victoria is an oncologist who has a fatal attraction to Andrew, an ex-cop turned professor. When a serial killer targets their local college, Andrew’s ex-partner (and not just in the squad car) shows up. Who can tell what will happen when you are “Tempting the Hand of Fate”?
When All is Revealed
by Carl Williams, Houston, TX
Directed by Meaghan Whitney
FEATURING: Thomas Bricker, Autumn Carver, Glenn Frail, Donna Hamstead
It is hard keeping a secret, especially from family. But with a little coffee cake, nothing stays a mystery for long. Watch what happens as a young married couple attempt to hide a secret from her parents but soon learn that some secrets are best revealed.
Yard Sale (2019)
by Charlie Perkins – Charles Town, WV
Directed by Jen George
FEATURING: Sheree Cipicchio, Geronimo “Jerry” Miranda, Caitlyn Mitchell, Kevin Udy, Katie Wilson
On a beautiful summer day, lonely stuffed rabbit, Fluffy, pines for his long-lost owner, Diane. As he sits atop the $5 table at a yard sale alongside other discarded household items awaiting their fate, Fluffy wrestles with an uncertain fate and the harsh realization that he may never see Diane again. One-by-one the other items on the sale table Alika, a Hawaiian Hula dancer lamp, Blendy, a vintage blender, and Crossley, a child's record player meet their fate. Will Fluffy and his friends get a second chance at life with new owners? Or will they be relegated to the trash bin?
Fridays & Saturdays @ 8pm
Sunday Matinees @ 2:30pm
Adult: $15.00 | Students: $12.00 (Not recommended for young children)
The Old Opera House Theatre Company announces the winners of the 2019 New Voice Play Festival!
Theatre and Dance Summer CAMPS!
Have your kids enjoy some summer fun with us!
The Old Opera House 2019 New Voice Play Festival AUDITIONS will be held on MAY 8th and 9th.
Getting to the OOH
Congrats to the Winners of the 2018/19 OOH La La's Basket Raffle:
James and the Giant Peach:
Comedy of Tenors: Judy Fisher
Ruthless: Ronald Clocker
It's a Wonderful Life:
Looking: Joette Borzik
Unbroken Circle: Linda Romero
Disaster! Geronimo Miranda