Saturday, March 14, 2009
Port Townsend, WA, USA
Report by Mara Lathrop HTE Co-Producer and ICWP Member
Key City Public Theatre of Port Townsend, WA, USA, presented "Here, There & Everywhere" (HTE), a program of monologues and 10 minute plays by women playwrights on Saturday, March 14, 2009. HTE was a fundraiser for the Domestic Violence/Sexual Assault Program of Jefferson County. Through the efforts of many volunteers and the generous support of the International Center for Women Playwrights, $818 was raised ($695 in ticket sales / $120 in direct donations).
HTE featured playwrights from "Here" (3 writers from western Washington State), "There" (3 writers from elsewhere in the United States) and "Everywhere" (2 writers from Europe)
The program featured short works by current ICWP Members Judith Glass Collins ("Of Poisoned Pens & Palates"), "Kathy Coudle King ("Plantanos"), Mara Lathrop ("FantasyLand), Margaret McSeveney ("Marilyn"), Shane Shipley ("The Governor & Her Mother") and Lucia Verona ("Don Juan's Wife"). Also featured were works by Constance Congdon ("True North") and Carolyn Gage ("The Parmachene Belle"). The program was directed by DJ Adams and performed by Charles Duncan, Cheron Dudley,Patricia Earnest, Denise Fleener, Michelle Hensel, Sarah Ohman, Heather Poulson and David Speck.