Casting Announced for Staged Reading of "Valley of the Dolls"

By Andrew Gans
September 17, 2012

A staged reading of the screenplay for "Valley of the Dolls" will be presented Sept. 27 at 8 PM at the Sacred Fools Theater in Los Angeles.



A benefit for Sean Abley's 2013 AIDS/Lifecycle fundraising campaign, the evening will feature the talents of Sam Pancake, Danny Casillas, Drew Droege, Matt Valle, Thomas Colby-Dog, Brad Griffith, David Razowsky, Kelly Mantle and Alexandra Billings.

Jacqueline Susann's "Valley of the Dolls" was first published in 1966 and sold over 30 million copies. In 1967 the book was adapted into a film and starred Susan Hayward, Barbara Parkins, Sharon Tate, Patty Duke and Paul Burke.

The reading is presented through special arrangement with Tiger LLC, 20th Century Fox, Lisa Bishop and Whitney Robinson.

The Sacred Fools Theater is located at 660 N. Heliotrope Dr., Los Angeles. Tickets are $25 dollars (advance) and available at http://valleyofthedolls.brownpapertickets.com; tickets are $30 at the door.