Other theatre work, 2005

 

Homewrecker, a new play by Kelly Stuart
Staged reading, Playwrights Horizons, NYC
Directed by Melissa Kievman
With: David Chandler, Brian Dykstra, Pamela Gray, Anne Gridley, Florencia Lozano,
T. Ryder Smith; stage directions read by Tarissa Day
February 11, 2005

 

Frank Dell’s the Temptation of Saint Anthony, a play by the Wooster Group
Staged reading, The Butane Group, Neglected Experimental Masterpieces of the 1980’s series, Where Eagles Dare Theatre, NYC
Directed by Noel Salzman
With: Laura Esposito, Rodney Hakim, Armistead Johnson, Kelly Markus, Margi Sharp, Jay Smith, T. Ryder Smith, Elizabeth Sugarman
February 21, 2005

 

The Depraved Gentleman’s Club, a new play based on Anton Chekov’s The Cherry Orchard, by Morgan von Prelle Pecelli
Staged presentation, Ontological-Hysteric Theatre, Downstairs series
Directed by Morgan von Prelle Pecelli
With Jay Smith, T. Ryder Smith, et al
February, 2005

 

Black Milk, a new play by Madelyn Kent
Staged reading, New York Theatre Workshop, NYC
Directed by Hal Brooks
February 28, 2005

 

Coil, a new play by Greta Byrum
Staged presentation, Ontological-Hysteric Theatre Downstairs series, St Marks Church, NYC
Directed by Great Byrum
With: Alexis Bhagat, Juliana Francis, T. Ryder Smith
Live Tesla coil by Bob Schuster
March 19, 2005, 10 pm

 

Nocturnal Commissions, a series of new, spontaneous, plays
Staged readings/improvised presentations, New Dramatists fundraising event
Hosted by Nancy Giles
Plays/songs by: Zakiyyah Alexander, Brooke Berman, Carlyle Brown, Julia Cho, Jorge Ignacio Cortinas, Michael John Garces, David Grimm, Rinne Groff, Michael Friedman, Stephen Adly Guirgis, Jeffrey Hatcher, Julie Hebert, Michael Hollinger, Arlene Hutton, Naomi Iizuka, David Lindsay-Abaire, Andrew Lippa, Victor Lodato, Christopher Shinn, Kelly Stuart, Anne Washburn
Directed by: Victor Maog, Debbie Saivetz, Lynn Thompson
With: Joanna Adler, Vanessa Aspillaga, Yusef Bulos, Michael Chernus, Leslie Elliard, Yvette Garnier, Jan Leslie Harding, Marin Ireland, Mia Katigbak, Alfredo Narciso, Sharon Scruggs, Keith Randolph Smith, T. Ryder Smith, Ed Vassallo, Aaron Yoo
April 4, 2005

 

Everything You Have, a new play by Anna Ziegler
Staged reading, Clubbed Thumb Summerworks series, The Ohio Theatre, NYC
Directed by Michael Sexton
With: Autumn Dornfield, Erin Gann, David Jenkins, Christina Kirk, Ron Nakahara, T. Ryder Smith; SM: Emma Sheanshang
May 11, 2005

 

Quiver and Twitch, a new play by Erin Courtney
Staged reading, Soho Rep, R & D series, Soho Rep, NYC
Directed by Sarah Benson
With: Joanna Adler, Todd D’Amour, Ken Marks, T. Ryder Smith, et al.
May 16, 2005

 

100 Aspects of the Moon, a new play by Ethan Lipton
Full production, Clubbed Thumb Summerworks series, The Ohio Theatre, NYC
Directed by Emma Griffin
Scenic Design: Tom Gleeson, Costume Design: David Zinn; Lighting Design: Mark Barton; Sound Design: Emily Wright; SM: Ali Ayala
With: Joanna P. Adler, Gibson Frazier, Kate Hampton, Tim Kang, Matthew Maher, April Mathis, Chris Wells
Also: T. Ryder Smith (voice)
May, 2005

 

Deep Sleep, a play by John Jesurun
Staged reading, The Butane Group, Neglected Experimental Masterpieces of the 1980’s series, Where Eagles Dare Theatre, NYC
Directed by Noel Salzman
With: Albert Aeed, Sekiya Billman, Mireya Lucio, Mike Mikos, Deborah Morgan, Pinry, Sophia Skiles, Jay Smith, T. Ryder Smith, Elizabeth Sugarman; stage directions read by Aaron Schloff
May 23, 2005

 

Peninsula, a play by Madelyn Kent
Staged reading, Soho Rep, NYC
Directed by Madelyn Kent
With: Lou Cancelmi, Paul Sparks, T. Ryder Smith, et al.
June, 2005

 

Ajax, a play by Ken Auletta
Staged reading, The Butane Group, Neglected Experimental Masterpieces of the 1980’s series, Where Eagles Dare Theatre, NYC
Directed by Noel Salzman
With: Rodney Hakim, Sophia Skiles, Jay Smith, T. Ryder Smith, Brian Trybom, et al.
September 7, 2005

 

I Have Loved Strangers, a new play by Anne Washburn
Staged reading, Prelude 05, Segal Theatre, CUNY Graduate Center, NYC
Directed by Anne Washburn
With: Quincey Tyler Bernstein, Kristen Kosmos, Matt Maher, John McAdams, Jennifer Morris, T. Ryder Smith, Mike Stumm
September 29, 2005

 

The 5000 Fingers of Dr. T, a new musical by Karen Hartman and Glen Rover
Staged reading of book, New Dramatists, NYC
Directed by Susan H. Schulman
With: Jessi Campbell, Marissa Copeland, Mercedes Herrero, Sarah Lord, Rafael Sardina, Ted Schneider, T. Ryder Smith, Matthew Stadelmann, Ed Vassallo, Chris Wells; stage directions read by Ryan Good
October 6, 2005

 

The Manson Family, an opera by John Moran
Staged reading, The Butane Group, Neglected Experimental Masterpieces of the 1980’s series, Where Eagles Dare Theatre, NYC
Directed by Noel Salzman
With: Jay Smith, T. Ryder Smith, Elizabeth Sugarman, et al.
October 31, 2005