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The 2017 Olivier Award winning play, ROTTERDAM by Jon Brittain, begins November 4, 2017 at Skylight Theatre.

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Director, Michael A. Shepperd, Ashley Romans, Miranda Wynne, Ryan Brophy
are interviewed about the play, Rotterdam.  Also appearing, Audrey Cain

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workshop performance

written by William Nedved
directed by Michael Kearns

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workshop performance

written by William Nedved
directed by Michael Kearns

Brett returns home to rural Iowa and befriends his enigmatic childhood classmate Kami. He's shame spiraling. She's soaring the heights of excess. Welcome to their Field of Dreams.

Cast in Alphabetical Order:
Frankie Kraft,  John Rushing, Alexandra Wright

Skylight Theatre / SkyLab


1. What inspired you to become a writer?Will Nedved. resident PlayLab writer - Skylight Theatre, Los Angeles

Dr. Mr. Henshaw by Beverly Cleary

2. What's the one piece of advice that you were given that's really stuck with you?

"Your plays should be as complicated as you are."

3. What's your favorite thing about writing for the theater?

The immediacy.

4. What's the best play you've seen in the last year (and where)?

Stupid Fucking Bird at Boston Court

5. Where's your favorite place to go in L.A?

Somewhere new.

LAb WORKS is a festival of new plays by our resident PLAYlab writers performed as workshop productions and as readings in our 'black box' theatre. These are truly new plays; each year the PLAYlab writers begin and complete a new play from scratch. 

Join the creator IN-Konversation immediately following. This moderator assisted chat allows the writer to immediately solicit audience feedback to further advance their project. It's a unique opportunity for the writer to ask pointed questions about what works and what doesn't.

INKubator is our development program and includes:
    ▪    Play Reading Series, works from across the greater Los Angeles area
    ▪    PlayLab, invitation only professional play writing laboratory
    ▪    LAb Works, annual festival of new plays from the PlayLab writers
    ▪    INK Works, extended workshop series
    ▪    SOLOmojo, solo performance intensive
    ▪    unAUTHORized, writing workshop for 18-28 year olds
    ▪    The Lyric Project, teen lyric writing workshops taught in LA high schools and detention centers culminating in a Concert of new songs