Final playwrights Festival production debut

August 12, 1999|By J. Wynn Rousuck

Final productions debut

The final two productions in this year's prolific Baltimore Playwrights Festival will debut this weekend -- Jim Sizemore's "Joe Pete" opens tonight at Fell's Point Corner Theatre, and Rosemary Frisino Toohey's "Gladys in Wonderland" opens tomorrow at the Vagabonds.

The second part of a projected trilogy, "Joe Pete" is a cautionary barroom drama, directed by Richard Dean Stover and starring Leo Knight. "Gladys in Wonderland," directed by Betty May, focuses on an octogenarian who confronts her personal angel of death. Kathy Sladek plays the title role.

Show times at Fell's Point Corner Theatre, 251 S. Ann St., are 8 p.m. Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays and 7 p.m. Sundays, through Aug. 29. Tickets are $10 and $11. Call 410-276-7837. Show times at the Vagabonds, 806 S. Broadway, are 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, and 7 p.m. Sundays, also through Aug. 29. Tickets are $10. Call 410-563-9135.

Pub Date: 8/12/99

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