620 First Avenue South
Saint Petersburg, FL 33701
7:00 p.m. Monday, Feb. 18, 2013
Season four continues with a Black History Month celebration on Monday February 18, 2013 @ 7 PM.
Studio@620 WMNF Radio Theatre Project
MONDAY, February 18 7pm
STUDIO@620 620 1st Avenue N, St Petersburg, FL 33701
Interpretation for the Deaf
The Rocks Are Gonna Cry Out
written by poet/playwright, Marcus Gardley. Directed by Fanni Green.
“…Rocks…” is the first part of a trilogy called "The Road Weeps, The Well Runs Dry" that merges the myth, folklore and history of the Black Seminole people. Marcus Gardley is a poet-playwright who was awarded the 2011 PEN/Laura Pels award for Mid-Career Playwright. He holds an MFA in Playwriting from Yale Drama School and is a professor of Playwriting at Brown University.
The Continuing Adventures of Noel Berlin, Cabaret Detective
written for RTP Live! by Paul Wilborn and Matt Cowley. Directed by Ron Satlof.
“...Noel Berlin, Cabaret Detective” series features the Ensemble in cliff hanger episodes with cabaret music and stunning sound effects. Each week Noel and his girlfriend Belle, try to unravel a mystery wrapped in an enigma that leads them closer and closer to a shimmering, upside-down pyramid floating in the bay off downtown St. Petersburg.
written by Bob Devin Jones - director, actor and Co-Founder and Artistic Director of Studio@620. Directed by Lisa Powers Triconi.
Francisco Menendez is the remarkable story of the former slave, who escapes from British Carolina to Spanish Florida in the 18th Century and how he becomes the Commander of Fort Moses, the first settlement of freed peoples in North America.