Out of 200 submissions, 11 have been selected for the third annual "Roadside Attractions One-Act Play Festival of New Jersey Playwrights." These new plays will be divided into three evenings over four weeks, Oct. 2-25.
Playwrights selected include David Greenspan, Joyce Carol Oates, Keith Reddin, Susan B. Reinhard, Sean Michael Rice, Rose Caruso, Judy Engles, Carl Gonzalez, Nagle Jackson, Bob Clyman and Yasmine Beverly Rana.
Here's the schedule:
Series A: Clyman's Famous Ali; Oates' Homesick and Jackson's Barney Downsized.
Series B: Caruso's Love And Roadkill; Greenspan's Jack; Reinhard's Son; Gonzales' Barney The Saver.
Series C: Rice's When Bogart Was; Rana's Decent; Reddin's Haiti; Engles' Closing Notice. Roadside Attractions opens the sixth season for 12 Miles West Theatre, located in the Clairidge Theatre on Bloomfield Ave. In Montclair, NJ.
For tickets ($12-$15) and information on the one-act Festival call (973) 746-7181.
--By David Lefkowitz