Actor’s Express commissioned three of Atlanta’s most dynamic and fiercely talented young playwrights to craft short-form solo performance pieces.
Actor’s Express commissioned three of Atlanta’s most dynamic and fiercely talented young playwrights to craft short-form solo performance pieces. We asked them to consider themes of hope for the future and encouraged them to interpret these ideas as broadly or as narrowly as they like. The result is three compelling pieces from the next generation of Atlanta writers:
you are going to do amazing things
By Quinn Xavier Hernandez
Starring Adrian Baynard
A young father records a message for the newborn daughter whom he’s given up for adoption and whom he may never know.
By Amina S. McIntyre
Starring Stephanie McFarlane
A woman on the cusp of a restorative journey ponders the need for joy in the world right now.
Spongebob Spectrum Pineapple People
By Avery Sharpe
Starring Meagan Dilworth
What do a trip to Mellow Mushroom, drunk-watching “Lovecraft Country” and a certain sponge who lives in a pineapple under the sea have in common? You’re about to find out!