Boston Actors Theater's Summer Play Festival 2012
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The last date listed for Summer Play Festival 2012 was Saturday July 28, 2012 / 8:00pm.
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- $47.00 - $57.00
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- $15.00 - $28.50
My Son the Waiter, A Jewish Tragedy tells the humor-filled and heartwarming tale of actor-comedian Brad Zimmerman, whose 29-year quest to build a performing career is supported by a "temporary" job in the restaurant industry. Zimmerman, who's opened for Joan Rivers, George Carlin and Brad Garrett, shares stories of his oft-hilarious family, career and none-too-successful love life in this one-man show that's played to appreciative audiences across the country. You might also recognize him from The Sopranos, where he played Johnny Sack's lawyer -- so at least he could say he met his parents' expectations, even if it was as a fictional character. Learn More
Reviews & Ratings
Featured review from Lesley Henderson
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I must say every play was very different, and well written, and thought provoking. Each actor/actress were excellent and it strikes me how much raw talent there is around nowadays, both with actors and playwrights. Well done, would highly recommend the Festival.
**_Recessed! Or When the Mortgage Goes Upside Down_ by Ellen Davis Sullivan
*Directed by Mary ElizaBeth Peters
With their mortgage upside down, Mom and Dad search for jobs, not easy to do in a world where youth trumps experience. Their daughters cope in their own ways: fifteen-year-old Jenny goes in for world-class pouting, while thirteen-year-old Sam shows surprising survival skills.
*_DING!_ by Jan Velco Soolman
*Directed by Danielle Leeber Lucas
Imagine if all of your worst dates happened on the same night. Finding Mr. Right goes very wrong in this comedic tale of one women’s evening at a speed-dating event.
Just Deserts by R.D. Murphy *
Directed by Caroline L. Price
When her pension fund turns into a super-melt, veteran Friendly’s manager Winkie Linehart unleashes her hidden talent faster than you can say, “You want jimmies with that?”
*_Organic Seed_ by Patrick Gabridge *
Directed by Amanda Coffin
Conflict erupts at the farmer’s market between a young woman farmer and an older conventional farmer as they battle for customers. Beware the Brandywines!
w4m by MJ Halberstadt *
Directed by Jack Crory
A lonely guy falls for an elusive costume designer who spends her time posing as the women being sought by the many Missed Connections ads in their local newspaper. He dives into her world in an attempt to rescue them both from their borderline dangerous hobby.