This is my Shotz for English B

This is my Shotz for English B

Amios is proud to present our very first poetry-inspired Shotz, just in time for National Poetry Month in April! All six short plays are inspired by a different work of poetry chosen by the playwright, making for a dynamic, diverse night of original drama.

Monday April 3rd 2017, 7pm & 8:30pm

This is my Shotz for English B

**(Please note: tickets will be $15 at the door, so buy early!)**


1) Plays must be inspired in form or content by a poem of playwright’s choosing.
2) A character must attempt to convey emotions with words, and fail.
3) The line: “Is that a metaphor for something?”


Footfalls (or the love song of T.S. Elliot)
by Mikey Rosenbaum
Directed by Richard Aven
Featuring Steven Bono Jr., Dinah Berkeley, Mary Lauren

by Matt Zambrano
Directed by Emerie Snyder
Sound and Music by Joe Hendel
Featuring Lauren Mui, Emily Kitchens*, Kelly McCready*

Harsh and Exciting
by Lauren Lubow
Directed by Dina Vovsi
Featuring Kat Haan*, Melissa Wolff*, Christina Liang*, Fleece

The Mother of Mayflies
by Kia Sayyadi
Directed by Arika Larson
Featuring Michael Propster*, Sandra Mhlongo, Géraldine Dulex*

We Tired Merry Few
by Liz Thaler
Directed by Mario Gonzales
Featuring Katie Krueger*, Marvin Scott III, Philip Estrera*, Anjili JP

One Art
by Jenny Grace Makholm
Directed by Illana Stein
Featuring Sarah Nedwek*

*Actors appearing courtesy of Actors’ Equity Association

Producer: David Jenkins
Literary Manager: Lauren Miller
Light Designer / Op: Betsy Chester
Sound Designer / Op: David Haan

Subsidized studio space provided by the A.R.T./New York Creative Space Grant, supported by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.