The Dramatic Question Theatre: 2011-12 Season
The DQT was in-residence at the legendary Huron Club at Soho Playhouse. Our productions were:
THE MALTINSKY CYCLE: play one
The story of young Solomon Maltinsky. In Latvia 1881, living under the relative benevolence of Czar Alexander II, Solomon is arrested in a round-up of presumed suspects after the Czar is assassinated. In the course of twenty-four hours, the tight-knit Maltinsky family, as well as friends, both Christian and Jew, risk life and reputation for Solomon so he can escape to America.
- Written by Maria Elena Torres
- Directed by Aimee Todoroff
- June 14th-17th, 2012
Performed by Bill Bria, Ellen David*, Adam Delia, Paul Eiseman,Tim Intravia*, Adam Lebowitz, Peter Reznikoff*, and Melissa Sussman.*
BILL (A Rake's Tail)
The fascinating story of a talented and charming NY musician who sidesteps possible prominence in the world of bebop jazz to turn to the bright lights of Broadway.
- Written by Fred Crecca
- Directed by Rick Mowat
- March 4th-6th and 11th-13th, 2012
Performed by Clyde Baldo, Amy Blackman*, Tim Douglas, and Amy Russ*.
WHAT WE DID THIS SUMMER
As part of a fundraiser, the DQT presented excerpts from plays that participated in our six-month-long Playwrights / Directors Lab at the Theatre for the New City.
- October 6th, 2011
RIGHT ON TARGET
A politically charged bipartisan, biracial comedy about a conservative African-American — who claims he was fired from PBS for his politics — and his liberal Jewish wife.
- Written by Gary Morgenstein
- Directed by Noemi de la Puente
- August, 2012 at NY Fringe Festival
Performed by Noemi de la Puente, Robert McKay, Maggie Wagner, Simcha Borenstein, Jane Dashow, and Janet S. Kim.