Photo Flash: First Look at Milwaukee Chamber Theatre's BROKEN AND ENTERED
Milwaukee Chamber Theatre has produced two staged readings of new plays by Kurt McGinnis Brown as part of the Montgomery David Play Development Series: NOT THE ARTIST in 2008 and BROKEN AND ENTERED in 2010. Both plays were also finalists in the Wisconsin Wrights New Play Project. Currently a resident of Madison, Kurt McGinnis Brown's plays have been performed in Akron, Chicago, Los Angeles, Madison, Milwaukee, New York, and Valdez, and have won competitions sponsored by Chicago Dramatists, Eclectic Company Theatre, Mercury Players, Reverie Productions, University of Akron Theatre Guild and Wisconsin Wrights New Play Project.
Brown's other full length plays include MOSTLY SUNNY EARLY THEN CLOUDS, RAIN; IF LITERATURE IS DEAD, SO ARE YOU; LOVE'S EXILE; and RECOVERING THE REAL ME. He has also written several one-act plays and his award-winning fiction has appeared in numerous national journals and e-zines. He studied at the University of Illinois and Colorado State University and currently works at UW-Madison as the senior editor at the Wisconsin Center for Education Research.
The world premiere of BROKEN AND ENTERED plays now through October 14, 2012 in the Broadway Theatre Center's Studio Theatre, 158 N. Broadway in Milwaukee's Historic Third Ward. Founded in 1975, Milwaukee Chamber Theatre (MCT) produces intimate, high-quality, professional theatrical works of literary merit that engage and challenge the audience, while employing and nurturing principally local theatre artists. Under the leadership of Producing Artistic Director C. Michael Wright and Managing Director Kirsten Mulvey, MCT performs at the Broadway Theatre Center in Milwaukee's Historic Third Ward.
For tickets, performance schedule and more information, visit www.milwaukeechambertheatre.com.
Photo Credit: Mark Frohna