Benefit Reading for Boomerang Theatre on 2/13!
As Valentine's Day rolls around, thoughts turn to romance, the perfect mate and "happily ever after." The
Boomerang Theatre Company takes its turn at waxing romantic with a one
night only benefit reading of Jay D. Hanagan's FIRST KISSES on Sunday,
February 13th, at at the Lucille Lortel Theatre, located at
Directed by Cailin Heffernan, FIRST KISSES is the remarkable and touching story of one very special couple over the course of more than 60 years. A span which includes love, marriage, birth, death, grandparenthood and of course, a first kiss. 16 different actors will portray the two characters during various periods of their lives. This reading will mark the New York Premiere of the work.
The evening is a benefit for Boomerang Theater Company's capital campaign for a permanent performance space in a revitalized
Jay D. Hanagan's plays have been produced in numerous U.S. cities, as well as in Canada and the United Kingdom. Several of his one-act works have been produced in various
Cailin Heffernan most recently directed the productions of "Beyond the Horizon" and "The Substance of John" for Boomerang. Other works she has directed and/or choreographed in
Tickets for the Benefit Reading of FIRST KISSES are $70 and $25 and can be purchased as of January 31st by calling 212-279-4200, or by going to www.ticketcentral.com.
More information on the reading, and on the Boomerang Theatre Company, is available at www.boomerangtheatre.org or by calling 212-501-4069.
Directions to the Lucille Lortel Theatre: Take the 1 or 9 trains to