The Circus Theatricals One Act Spectacular, two separate evenings of world premiere short plays by local playwrights, James Bozian and Chuck Rose, will kick off a three-week run at Hudson Guild Theatre on May 19.
Directors for the fest include Nick Cassavettes, Ron Ohrbach, Jack Stehlin, Rainn Wilson, Dean Nichols, Tony Campisi and Rose. The actors will be drawn from Circus Theatricals' acting troupe.
Rose's Tryst and Shout consists of six comic works dealing with the "horrors and joys of relationships." It will play Wednesday and Thursday nights.
Four-Headed Monster by Bozian will play Fridays and Saturdays. The plays deal with a day in the life of a hairdresser, a comedian, a pizza parlor lounge singer and a rock singer.
The Hudson Guild Theatre is located at 6543 Santa Monica Blvd. Call (323) 993-6142 for more information. -- By Willard Manus
Southern California Correspondent