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2019 CONCH SHELL NEW WORKS READING SERIES PROGRAM

3 New Works-in-Progress

We are proud to present Conch Shell New Works Reading Series 2019 selected works. This year's selections are unique, fresh expressions of the under-represented Haitian-American and Puerto Rican-American playwright's voice.


MISFIT, AMERICA - AN AMERICAN WESTERN WITH COLOR 

by Nelson Diaz-Marcano

October 6th, 2019 @7:30pm SOLD OUT


DESTINATION OOOH AAAH YUMMY

by Magaly Colimon-Christopher

October 12th, 2019 @ 4:00pm


LUCKY

by Phanesia Pharel

October 12th, 2019 @ 7:00pm

EVENT INFO


Location:

The Bruce Miller Room

520 8th Avenue, NY, NY 10018


Limited seating.

Reservations are required. 

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moderated conversations + Q&A (immediate following reading)

October 6th, 2019 - MISFIT AMERICA: AN AMERICAN WESTERN WITH COLOR

Karl O’Brian Williams is an award-winning playwright, actor, producer, and teacher.

Moderator Karl O’Brian Williams is an award-winning playwright, actor, producer, and teacher. He is the Artist Director of Braata Productions. He is currently Deputy Chair and Theatre Program Coordinator in the Speech, Communication & Theatre Arts Department at BMCC/CUNY.

October 12, 2019 - DESTINATION: OOOH AAAH YUMMY

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Moderator Melody Brooks is the award-winning Artistic Director of New Perspectives Theatre Company, now in its 28th season. She has developed and directed numerous original and classic plays and has been honored for her support of women playwrights over the years.

October 12, 2019 - LUCKY

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Moderator Sandra A. Daley Sharif is an Afro-Caribbean artist (OBIE Award-winning producer, playwright, actress, and dramaturg), living in Harlem. She is the Founder and producer of Harlem9 the presenters of 48 Hours in Harlem. She is also Producing Artistic Director of Liberation Theatre Company.

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Conch Shell Productions was awarded the ARTNY 2019/2020 Creative Space Grant - a key element in our efforts to showcase new voices in Conch Shell New Works Reading Series 2019.


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