WCT 2017 Play Reading Series
The WCT Play Reading Series is part of our commitment to develop new plays. These plays have been workshopped at WCT labs and have participated in our collaborative dramaturg process. Audience feedback during our talk-back performances is essential and will facilitate further development of the work.
This production has been made possible in part by the generosity of
May 18 - 21, 2017
WCT presented a rehearsed reading of The Maltese Babka by C.J. Ehrlich.
Directed by Christopher Arena
Join private investigator Jake Pantograph on a delightfully comic sally into the world of noir, as he tries to track down a missing girl, a blackmailer, a one-of-a-kind black diamond necklace, a hot babka, and some ice for his drink.
The ensemble WCT cast included: Susan Bond, Ben Ehrlich, Eileen Elliott, Violet Gautreau, Taku Hirai, Maiysha Jones, Joe Albert Lima, Tom Lloyd, Pat O'Neill, and Marci Stearns.
WCT's 2017 Play Reading Series is comprised of four productions that will each run four performances over one weekend. A variety of play genres, such full length, monologues and one acts will be included as part of the company's commitment to develop new works. Each piece will have been developed in WCT workshop labs and will participate in the collaborative dramaturgy process. Audience feedback during each of the talk-back performances will facilitate further development of the work.