Actors Karen Mason, Richard Masur, Mike McGowan, Mamie Parris, Jennifer Swiderski and Rachel Coloff are part of 26 Pebbles, the new stage production inspired by the events of the Newtown tragedy, which wass presented in a one-night-only reading Dec. 15 at the Lynn Redgrave Theater.
Written by Eric Ulloa, "26 Pebbles is a new play that explores the power of community in the face of unimaginable tragedy. On December 14, 2012, 20-year-old Adam Lanza fatally shot 20 children and 6 adult staff members at Sandy Hook Elementary in Newtown, CT. The tragedy captured the attention—and broke the hearts—of the entire nation. These 26 innocent deaths—referred to by one Newtown resident as 'pebbles thrown into a pond'— created ripples and vibrations that were felt across the country," according to press notes.
Here's a look at the reading:
Karen Mason, Richard Masur, Mike McGowan and More Featured in 26 Pebbles Staged Reading