Java Drama at the Fringe Festival
August 31, 2007 —
Dragon Stage & Screen will present Java Drama as a part of Philadelphia's Live Art Fringe Festival from August 31 to September 15, 2007, at Doubleshots Espresso (211 Chestnut Street).
Java Drama is a performance of three one-act, site-specific plays that are directed, produced and acted by Drexel students:
Next Year in Jerusalem, written by Deborah Yarchun and directed by Joshua Hitchens, is about a Harvard student who meets an ambitious Emerson co-ed online. He's trying to seduce her, she's using him as a storyline.
Timing is Everything, written by Beth Jamieson, is about a situation where first impressions prove to be abysmally wrong.
The Olive Branch, written by Julia Curcio and directed by Rachel Moffat, is about siblings' deep dark secrets regarding Italian restaurants.
Presentations are scheduled on Friday, August 31, at 8 p.m.; Saturday, September 1, at 5 p.m.; Sunday, September 2, at 2 p.m.; Friday, September 7, at 8 p.m.; Saturday, September 8, at 5 p.m.; Sunday, September 9, at 2 p.m.; and Saturday, September 15, at 1 p.m.
Dragon Stage & Screen brings together screenwriters, playwrights, actors, directors and producers to hear their work presented to others and to provide extra experience before graduating. It was founded by Deborah Yarchun '08, a Westphal College screenwriting and playwriting student.
Java Drama is free for Drexel undergraduates. Contact Dragonstageandscreen@gmail.com to reserve a free ticket.
General admission tickets may be obtained by calling 215-413-1318 or on the Web at www.livearts-fringe.org/2007/details.cfm?id=2038.
For more information, contact Deborah Yarchun at firstname.lastname@example.org.