Notable Past Performances
A large number of Studio projects have gone on to considerable commercial success:
A HATFUL OF RAIN
THE ROSE TATTOO
END AS A MAN
EAST OF EDEN
NIGHT OF THE IGUANA
THE ZOO STORY
THE DEATH OF BESSIE SMITH
THE WORLD OF BEEBEE FENSTERMAKER
THE BEST LITTLE WHOREHOUSE IN TEXAS
Recent projects include FIRST BORN by Lyle Kessler, THE LAST DAYS OF JUDAS ISCARIOT and OUR LADY OF 121ST STREET by Stephen Adly Guirgis, MUD by Maria Fornes, and OLD TIMES by Harold Pinter.
The plays, COMPANY and TWIGS, both by George Furth, come out of the Actors Studio West, and went on to successful Broadway runs.
Recent public performances on the West Coast have included: THE LOST PLAYS OF TENNESSEE WILLIAMS (three recently discovered one-acts) – MISTER PARADISE with Jack Heller, Melissa Sullivan, directed by Robert Burgos; THE FAT MAN’S WIFE with Nicholas Read, Marty Ryan, Karen Sillas, directed by Jack Heller; AND TELL SAD STORIES OF THE DEATH OF QUEENS with Brian Foyster, Chris Rydell, directed by Jack Heller; CAT’S PAW by William Mastrosimone with Ilia Volok, Bonita Brisker, Marty Ryan, Eileen Ryan (aka Abarrca), directed by Darin Dahms; A QUADRAMONIAL by Katherine Cortez with Carmen Argenziano, Katherine Cortez, EIleen Gr4ubba, Me3lissa Kite, Marty Ryan, James Harvey Ward, directed by Catlin Adams; SPEED THE PLOW by David Mamet with Ralph Guzzo, Eddie Kehler, Josie Davis, directed by Jack Kehler; THE DRESSER by Ronald Harewood with Chris Pennock, Chris Jordan, Lynne Marta, Cecelia Specht, Marc Cervania, Courtney DeCosky, Ed Zajac, directed by Judith Rose; THE MOTHERF**KER WITH THE HAT by Stephen Adly Guirgis with Teresa Ruiz, Goya Robles, Moe Irvin, Suzanne DiDonna, Dario Torres, directed by Javier Molina; GOOD IN BED by Gena Acosta with Dey Young, Carmen Argenziano, Lisa Robins, Matthew Brenher, Lisa Richards, Brian Foyster.