By: Daniel Arnold & Medina Hahn
Dir. Elizabeth V. Newman
Prod. EVN Productions
A romantic mystery about privacy, trust, and the power of the subconscious. When a troubled young dancer moves into a new basement apartment, she finds herself inexorably drawn into the world of her seductive upstairs neighbor. Soon, she begins suffering strange behaviors in her sleep.
Austin Premiere - City Theatre, Sept 2016
FronteraFest, 'The Barn' Theatre, Jan 2016
By: Eleanor Burgess
Dir. Elizabeth V. Newman
Prod. EVN Productions & Last Act Theatre
A film star arrives in Indonesia to adopt a baby, confronting a foster parent who believes that her lifestyle leaves little room for motherhood. Meanwhile, an infertile American couple struggles through the traditional adoption process which begins to reveal serious rifts in their dream of becoming parents together.
FronteraFest, Salvage Vanguard Theatre
NIGHTS OF NOIR (World Premiere)
May 22nd – June 27th 2009
Join us for two of the private detective, Bolt’s ‘most famous cases’: MARKED FOR LOVE and OF DICKS AND DAMES. These two one-act Film Noir parody plays comprise “Nights of Noir”, a light-hearted romp into the mysterious, murky and extremely silly underbelly of the 1940’s Los Angeles crime scene.
Written and directed by award-winning playwright Kasey Wilson, ‘Nights of Noir’ was produced by EVN Productions and Old Timey Productions in association with The Attic Theatre & Film Center.
Starring: Amie Donegan, Drew Droege, Megan Evanich, Scott Gerard, Eric Charles Jorgenson, Rachel Kanouse, Lauren Leonelli, Elizabeth V. Newman, Mike Park, Jan Pessin and John Szura
Performances were presented at The Attic Theatre & Film Center, Los Angeles, CA.
ORANGE LEMON EGG CANARY (West Coast Premiere)
February 28th – April 5th 2008
Orange Lemon Egg Canary is a love story about obsession, revenge, and above all, magic. Great, a troubled young magician, is running from his past, the beautiful assistant that betrayed him, and the trick that tore them apart. He soon befriends Trilby, a waitress with a passion for magic, and initiates her into his haunted world: a place where cards change color, coins disappear, objects float and love is the biggest illusion of all. When a bitter secret is revealed and magic becomes a matter of life and death, their love is put to the test and Great realizes that he might not have been the one holding the cards all along.
Written by Obie-award winning playwright, Rinne Groff and directed by Talya Klein, Orange Lemon Egg Canary: A Trick In Four Acts, was produced by EVN Productions and Ariana Jackson in association with The Village Muse.
CLOCKS AND WHISTLES (American Premiere)
May 7th – May 21st 2006
Set in mid – nineties, London, Clocks & Whistles charts the shifting alliances and betrayals in a love triangle between three friends on the cusp of adulthood.
Written by acclaimed playwright Samuel Adamson, Clocks and Whistles was directed by Talya Klein and produced by Origin Theatre Company in association with Elizabeth Vardin Newman Productions.
Starring: Meghan Andrews, Catherine Eaton, Jerzy Gwiazdowski, David Mawhinney, Christopher Randolph
Adamson’s current project, the stage adaptation of Pedro Almodovar’s All About My Mother, is on stage at the Old Vic theatre in London.