Just posted this on the Feedback LA site, but figured you guys need an update, too! - Lis
Another wonderful audience, and tons of fun with our trivia game and themed giveaway. But of course, the night belonged to the vibrant, uber-talented actors of
DIVAS INC. by Elisabeth Fies
In order of appearance:
Heidi Hornbacher NARRATOR, C.JAY
Troy Conrad KENNY
Chauntal Lewis SARAH
Carlos Carrasco MR. MILES, DIRECTOR
Rashaan Harper SARAH’S LITTLEST SISTER, TEEN, EMCEE,
REPORTER, KATE, KNITTING TRANSVESTITE, BOOTH ATTENDENT
Rebecca Michaels MOTHER MILES BISHOP, PROTEST LEADER, NURSE,PRE-OP TRANNIE, FLAMBOYANT PRIEST
Trevor Murphy POPS / DIVA
Joe Peracchio MA / MISS JULIE
Jonah Blechman MANLY KNITTER / YVONNE
Tarek Zohdy JOE, DELIVERYMAN, JESSE PRODUCTION ASSISTANT, FRATBOY
Tara Radcliffe RAQUEL
Annette Reid BARBARA, BARTENDER, TRANSGENDERED CLERK, GLIB HOST, CROSSDRESSER, RADIO ANNOUNCER
As always, the feedback from the audience and cast was incredibly helpful. And the crowd had this to say about the script:
"I loved the script reading! Very witty and cute!"
-Gregg Silver, Broker Associate
"You are truly talented...It's just a matter of time and unfortunately $, but things are going to really start coming together for these projects. I just know it and I'm so excited!"
-Chauntal Lewis, Actor
"Thanks again for the invite. It was fun!
-Cindy Baer, Director-Producer of Purgatory House
"It was a blast and your friends you assembled were all very cool and interesting and contributed with a lot of heart and talent to the reading. Just honored to have been up there with them. and I feel like your script is really funny and touching…and perhaps even more important – I've never seen it before. In other words it's original and exciting."
-Joe Peracchio, Artistic Director of Tricklock Theatre Company
"I have to tell you, I can't stop reading! This is hilarious! I am laughing out loud at starbucks!"
-Tarek Zohdy, Actor