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Monday, December 15, 2014 - Writers' Workshop
Monday, December 22, 2014 - Final Board Meeting of 2014 including:
* Evaluations of suggestions for 2015 -
there's still time to email ideas to FirstStageLA@aol.com.
* Formation of a Board
* Planning 2015.
Monday, December 29, 2014 - HIATUS. See you in 2015!
Check our Party Pics with Dennis Clause on our Facebook page.
2014 FIRSTSTAGE ONE ACT CONTEST
After the wonderful staged readings of the 2104 finalists, our distinguished judges quickly came to an unanimous decision.
First Place went to "THE LIGHTS OF OSSINING" by Raphael Falco.
Second Place went to "THE MEDIATOR" by Tom Stringer.
Third Place went to "FOR THE DREAM" by Mackenzie Jahnke.
A big thank you to:
The literary committee: Jacob Edelman, Jacque Lynn Colton, Dan Roth, Arnie Weiss, and Dennis Safren for selecting the finalists.
Our distinguished judges: Virginia Morris, Dan Berkowitz, Ron Burch, and Lee Sankowich
Our wonderful directors: Sunil Vernekar, Jacque Lynn Colton, and Gera Hermann.
Our talented actors: Maureen Chesus, Melissa, Brandzei, Skip Pipo, Rosalie Alspach, Tommy Spaulding,
Tom MIsuraca, Dan Roth, Dai Kornberg, Anita Borcia, Herman Poppe, Helen Duffy, and Frank Gangarossa.
Our technical director: Walter Ulisinky
Our camera operator: John MacDonald
And to all those who helped to make this evening a success.
First Stage Board of Directors
If you were not able to attend, you may purchase a DVD of the evening for $30. Send your check to First Stage P.O.Box 48350 Los Angeles, Ca. 90048.