Intellectual Property

Posted in Productions with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on April 17, 2012 by coffeeblackproductions

Coffee Black Productions and Playlab NYC presents:

Intellectual Property
An evening of theatrical mash-ups, fan-fiction, and parody.
Hosted by Sarah Anne Simmons

McRib McFlurry
by Mike Poblete
Directed by Sarah Anne Simmons
Starring: Dylan Digel & James McDowell

Waiting for Frodot
by Ted Wenskus
Directed by John Pieza
Starring: Kelsey Arlen, Megan Hildebrand, Seth Koproski,
Hank Lin & J.J. Mehren

Three Stooges of Verona
by Dan Fiorella
Directed by Sarah Anne Simmons
Starring: Sean Behrens, Alex Carmine, Dylan Digel, Julie Drummond,
Meg Grujon & James McDowell

The Twilight Games
by Carrie Boehm
Directed by Kevin P. Hale
Starring: Kelsey Arlen & Megan Hildebrand

Driving Mrs. Bates
by Harshman Grevelis
Directed by Kevin P. Hale
Starring: Seth Koprowski  & Equiano Mosieri

Übermensch
by Diana C. Bedoya
Directed by John Pieza
Starring: Megan Hildebrand & Adam Leong

The Time Pauser
by William Ponder
Directed by Kevin P. Hale
Starring: Kelsey Arlen, Hank Lin , J.J. Mehren & Equiano Mosieri

You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brecht
by Ethan Kanfer
Directed by Sarah Anne Simmons
Starring: Sean Behrens, Alex Carmine, Dylan Digel, Julie Drummond,
Meg Grujon, James McDowell & Matt Walsh

6pm Saturday
May 19, 2012
Bar 82
136 2nd Avenue, New York, NY

Join us for an evening of theatrical mash-ups, fan-fiction, and parody with Morgan Freeman, Superman, Calvin & Hobbes, Bella, Katniss….

Landscape

Posted in Productions with tags , , , , , , , on March 20, 2012 by coffeeblackproductions

Coffee Black Productions presents:

Landscape
by Heather Jeanne Violanti

directed by Michael Bloom

Starring:
Hank Lin, Amy Losi, Laura Michelle,
Giverny Petitmermet, and Sherry Weber

6pm Saturday
March 31, 2012
Bar 82
136 Second Avenue
Manhattan

LANDSCAPE paints the story of a woman so haunted by the past she destroys her future.

Butchering the Bard

Posted in Productions, Uncategorized with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on December 31, 2011 by coffeeblackproductions

Coffee Black Productions presents:

BUTCHERING THE BARD
commissioned by Coffee Black Productions

Pumpkin Goat Milk
by Sean Behrens
directed by Sarah Simmons
Starring:
Katie Bland, Maggie D’Ambrose,
Bethany McNamara and Samantha Schecter

Undone
by Carrie Boehm
directed by Michael Bloom
Starring:
Dylan Digel and JF Garcia

A Midsummer Night’s Tempest
by Butch D’Ambrosio
directed by Kevin P. Hale
Starring:
Hank Lin and J.J. von Mehren

6pm Saturday
January 28, 2012
Bar 82
136 Second Avenue
Manhattan

Three Playwrights, Six Stories, One Timeless Playwright. Three One-Act plays inspired by the works of Shakespeare. Legendary Shakespearean characters collide in one night of theater.

Getting Away With Mother

Posted in News, Productions with tags , , , , , , , on November 3, 2011 by coffeeblackproductions

Coffee Black Productions presents:

GETTING AWAY WITH MOTHER
by Topher Cusumano

Directed by Michael Bloom

Starring:
Melanie Bernier, JF Garcia, Byron Hagan,
Andy Phillips Harris & J.J. von Mehren

4pm Saturday
November 12, 2011
Bar 82
136 Second Avenue
Manhattan

Gay writer and sex addict Avery Strong has always had astrained relationship with his mother, Matilda. But when Matilda’s husbandmysteriously dies, the two are forced to confront their family’s dysfunction,as well as Matilda’s curious past. Avery & His Mother is an ortonesquefarce of sex, murder, and the mother who makes it all happen.

Sponsors for Knee Deep in Snow

Posted in Uncategorized on September 23, 2011 by coffeeblackproductions

INSTANT COFFEE DRINKERS
Anonymous
PlayLab NYC
Vinnie Zarrillo

ESPRESSO DRINKERS
Anonymous
Laurence Barbera & WAMclips.com

LATTE DRINKERS
Anonymous

CAPPUCCINO DRINKERS
M. Scott Barbera
Christina Bischoff

Season 3: 2011/2012

Posted in News, Seasons on August 25, 2011 by coffeeblackproductions

September 25, 2011
KNEE DEEP IN SNOW
by Carrie Boehm

November 12, 2011
GETTING AWAY WITH MOTHER
by Topher Cusumano

January 28, 2012
BUTCHERING THE BARD
by Sean Behrens, Carrie Boehm and Butch D’Ambrosio

An evening of three one-acts commissioned by Coffee Black Productions.

March 31, 2012
LANDSCAPE
by Heather Violanti

May 19, 2012
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY
A Co-Production with PlayLab NYC

An evening of theatrical mash-ups, fan-fiction, and parody.

July 2, 2012
STYLE & SECTS: The third annual No Doze Festival

Join CBP as we end our 3rd season with another caffeinated, manic weekend of theatre!

Knee Deep in Snow

Posted in Productions with tags , , , , , , on August 17, 2011 by coffeeblackproductions

Coffee Black Productions presents:

KNEE DEEP IN SNOW
by Carrie Boehm
Directed by Katherine Schroeder
Starring:
Kimberly Cooper, Ashley Grombol, Bertha Leal & Mary Kate Schellhardt
4pm Sunday
September 25, 2011
Bar 82
136 Second Avenue
Manhattan
A woman looks back on her estranged mother and the friend who tried to help her cope with her mother’s battle with cancer.