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ROSEMARY FRISINO TOOHEY

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  • A London production for Berry Season! The comedy is one of 10 winners of the 2016 British Theatre Challenge. Sky Blue Theatre will produce the play about a guy whose libido is launched on the crimson seas of desire by a young lovely, December 3rd at London's Lost Theatre, 7:30 P.M.

  • The Sleeping Beauty of Brooklyn goes to New York next year. This short comedy opens January 25th for a 3-week run at T. Schreiber Studios, 151 W. 26th street in Manhattan. Sleeping Beauty premiered in Baltimore, becoming The Sleeping Beauty of Burbank in a San Diego production before the upcoming iteration in New York.

  • A one-act comedy, Fish Have Feelings Too, is now published by Lazy Bee Scripts in Southampton, U.K. It's the fourth Frisino Toohey play in the Lazy Bee hive. Fish was part of Seafood Buffet, a collection of 4 comedies which premiered in the Baltimore Playwrights Festival, all of which are now published.

  • Another Seafood comedy, Tilapia was produced in Boulder, Colorado in November at Fairview High School. It's the 12th production for this play which is also published by Lazy Bee Scripts.

  • In The Tank, the most popular of the Seafood comedies, has now been produced 70 times around the world. Catch a video of Tank on YouTube , in a 2015 production by Britain's Drip Action Theatre.

  • Another production for Gladys In Wonderland is on the calendar: Gladys will have her 23rd outing in March 2017 in Northport, Florida. Harbor Isles Community Theatre is producing. Read a review of Gladys from this year's production in Red Deer, Canada.

  • The playwright is excited to be working on her first musical. Judy and the General, a re-telling of the Judith/Holofernes tale from the Bible will be produced at Spotlighters Theatre in Baltimore in May 2017. Much more to come on this new project!



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    The playwright is elated to note that her published plays are now included in the collections of dozens of university libraries including Harvard, Carnegie Mellon, Brown, NYU, Texas A & M, Calgary and the University of Kwa Zulu-Natal in Durban, South Africa …just in case you happen to be in the neighborhood!

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