Communal Spaces: a garden play festival

Communal Spaces: a garden play festival

Plays inspired by and performed in specific community gardens around the city.

Annually since 2011

2016
Playwrights: Mara Nelson-Greenberg, Paul Cameron Hardy, Phillip Howze, Rachel Kauder Nalebuff, Fergus Scully, Catherine Yu
Directors: Jeremy Bloom, Sanaz Ghajar, Anna Lublina, Lillian Meredith, Lindsey Hope Pearlman, Ellie Sachs
Actors: Sarah Jes Austell, Stephen Bennett, Jacob Brandt*, Sarah Coffey, Timothy Craig, Emily Daly*, Amy Louise Dixon, Sonia Feigelson, Price Garrison, Suzannah Gratz, Beth Griffith, John Paul Harkins, Gabriel Kadian, Georgia Lee King, Sonia Mena, Joyce Miller, Aaron Morton*, Taylor Petracek, Stacy Ayn Price, Cliff Sellers

Produced by The Motor Company in association with Fergus Scully and The Instigators
Graphic Design by Sasha Velour

2015
Playwrights: Sarah Bernstein, Alexander Borinsky, Nora Sørena Casey (with music by Chris Dennison), David M. deLeon, Dominic Finocchiaro, Angela Santillo, Charly E. Simpson, Sofya Weitz
Directors: Todd Brian Backus, P. Tyler Britt,  Jesse Jou, Rachel Karp, Lillian Meredith, Dina Vovsi, Megan Weaver, Christine Zagrobelny
Actors: Derek Ang, Miles Butler, Victoria Cawley, Louiza Collins-Duran, Mollie Collison*, Ethan Dubin*, Siho Ellsmore*, Koryna Flores, Zoë Sophia Garcia, Caitlin Johnston*, Starr Kirkland, Marc Hem Lee*, Amanda Marikar, Kenny Mathieu, Sean Mellott*, Alex J. Moreno, Anna O’Donoghue*, Eileen Rivera*, David Rodriguez, Betsy Rosen*, Rachel Sachnoff, Peter Sanzone, Alison Schilling, Kayla Scudero, Jillian Stevens, Piaget Ventus, Sajda Waite, Curry Whitmire*,  Marissa Wolf

Produced by The Motor Company in association with Christine Zagrobelny
Graphic Design by Raffaella Ciavatta

2014
Playwrights: Clare Barron, Alexandra Bassett, Erin Buckley, Nora Sørena Casey, Madeline Chilese, Georgette Kelly, Patrick Shaw
Directors: Ilana Becker, Jaki Bradley, Will Dagger, Lillian Meredith, Elizabeth Nelson, Chris Norwood, Dina Vovsi
Actors: Alejandro Alvarez, Becky Baumwoll, Stephen Bennett, Christopher Betts, Jaspal Binning, Nick Carrier*, Kara Cohen, Louiza Collins, McKenna Cox, Matthew Cox, Timothy Craig, Emily Daly*, Brian Dunlop, Karen Eilbacher, Rebeca Fong, Kim Gainer*, Nastasia Green*, Jessica Henderson, Alex Herrald*, Julia Izumi, Nathaniel Jackson, Monica Jones, Maia Karo, Rory Kulz, Matt MacNelly*, Alex Major*, Marianna McClellan*, Lee Rayment, Doug Rossi, Elizabeth Seldin, Gabby Sherba, Taylor Shurte*, Ava Stasiw, Ben Vigus, Allison Walls, Thomas Wood, Kristie Wortman

Produced by The Motor Company
Graphic Design by Satya Bravo

2013
Playwrights: Will Arbery, Alexandra Bassett, Josh Gulotta, Angela Santillo, Patrick Shaw
Directors: Jaki Bradley, Lillian Meredith, Michael Padden, Stella Powell-Jones
Actors: Shyko Amos, Edward Bauer, Stephen Bennett, Will Dagger, Alex Daly, Emily Daly, Rudy De La Cruz, Zoë Sophia Garcia, Doug Harris Siri Hellerman, Mat Leonard, Shelby Martin, Keilly McQuail, Michaela Morton, Meghan O’Neill, Maggie Raymond, Harrison Unger, Sanford Wilson, Josh Wolonick, Kristie Wortman

Produced by Lillian Meredith, assisted by Christine Zagrobelny
Graphic Design by Jess Grech

2012
Playwrights: Alexandra Bassett, Dominic Finocchiaro, Sarah Grodsky, Samuel Kahler, LuLu LoLo, Alexis Roblan, Angela Santillo, Patrick Shaw, Normandy Sherwood, Tommy Smith
Directors: Eryk Aughenbaugh, Lisa Dring, Sarah Grodsky, Brian Hashimoto, LuLu LoLo, Paul Markert, Lillian Meredith, Michael Padden
Actors: Trent Anderson, Allison Andresini, Will Arbery, Elizabeth Audley, Eryk Aughenbaugh, Rivka Borek, Kevin Bunge, Ayo Chysais, Louiza Collins, Alex Cook, Sean Curry, Liz Daingerfield, Erika Diehl, Lisa Dring, Brian Dunlop, Dominic Finocchario, Zoë Sophia Garcia, Josh Gulotta, Doug Harris, Brian Hashimoto, Maya Iwasaki, Marlena Kalm, LuLu LoLo, Theo Maltz, Cameron Mason, Matthew Mauer, Matt McDonald, Sean McIntyre, Lillian Meredith, Brittany Molnar, Chris Norwood, Maggie Raymond, Rachael Richman, Nick Romaniello, Erin Roth, Elizabeth Seldin, Max Schneller, Mark Shock, Taylor Snydor, Lexie Speirs, Arielle Vullo

Produced by Lillian Meredith, assisted by Lisa Dring
Graphic Design Caitlin Craggs

2011
Playwrights: Lucy Gillespie Jason Platt, Angela Santillo, Tommy Smith
Director: Lillian Meredith
Actors: Jon Bock, John DeSilvestri, Gwen Ellis, Chris Hardy, Sean McIntyre, Tom Meredith, Anna O., Diana Oh, Angela Santillo, Elizabeth Seldin, Andrew Squier, Meagan Weaver, Lauren Weinberg

Produced by Lillian Meredith