Brown Derby Series 2013: Sink or Swim
Screenplays Caught Fresh From the Sea!
Friday The 13th
October 24, 25, 26
One summer at Camp Crystal Lake, a group of young counselors begin to get ready to lead campers. Unfortunately for the former, someone isn't happy about what's going on in the camp and enjoys playing kill the counselor. As bodies fall to the ground in the camp, no one is safe.
Staring: Andrew Tasakos as Alice Hardy - Last surviving counselor.
Cory Nealy as Ned - the "Joker"
Erin Stewart as Brenda - a counselor with the 1970's name
Freddy Molitch as Marcie - a bad girl with a "nice rack"
Jason Sharp as Jack - a young KEVIN BACON who'll get naked for a part
Lance Park as Steve Christie - the camp director with the sweet 70's mustache.
Shane Wahlund as Bill - the handsome jock.
and Many More!
With technical design by Maurice Smith
Aug 22, 23, 24
A 101-year-old woman, Rose, tells her story about a cruise on the ill-fated S.S. Titanic. Young Rose boards the Titanic with her mother and fiance, Caledon Hockley. Meanwhile, a drifter named Jack and his pal Fabrizio win tickets for the cruise. Rose and Jack's paths collide like a two ships in the night - or, in this case, like a ship hitting an iceberg.
Starring: Ade as Celine Dion, Imogen Love as Rose DeWitt (Kate Winslet), Scott Shoemaker as Jack Dawson (Leonardo DiCaprio), Josh Hartvigson as Ruth DeWitt (Frances Fisher), Lance Park as Caledon Hockley (Billy Zane), Joe Randazzo as Frabizio and Spencer Thorsen as Captain EJ White. With technical design by Todd Hull.
May 23, 24, 25
Just when you thought it was safe to go back into Re-bar again...The Brown Derby returns with a ridiculously adapted, impossibly staged reading of the 1975 thriller: "JAWS"!
Starring: David Gehrman, Scott Shoemaker, Cory Nealy, Freddy Molitch, and Josh Hartvigson, Directed By Ian Bell, Tech by Todd Hull!
The Little Mermaid
March 21, 22, 23
Ariel, youngest daughter of King Triton, is dissatisfied with life as half-fish/half-teenager. She longs to be with her human love Prince Eric, who her father dismisses as a "barbaric fish-eater". Ariel goes to meet Ursula, the Sea Witch, to strike a bargain to trade one tail for ten toes, but Ursula has bigger plans for this mermaid...
Produced Directed by Ian Bell & Starring:
- Andrew Tasakos as Ariel - The Little Mermaid (Disclaimer: Mr. Tasakos is 30 years older than the character he is playing and is not a strong swimmer).
- Brandon Whitehead as King Triton - her father
- David Gehrman as Prince Eric - her love
- Evan Mosher as Flounder - her buddy
- Freddy Molitch as Ursula - the Sea Witch
- Joe Randazzo as Grimsby - Eric's Man-Servant
- Scott Shoemaker as Sebastian - King Triton's Crab Servant
- Todd Hull as Scuttle - a dirty seagull