The playwright is gearing up for a showcase of her first musical comedy. Judy and the General, a re-telling of the Judith/Holofernes tale from the Bible will have a staged, book-in-hand reading at Spotlighters Theatre in Baltimore May 12th and 13th. Much more to come on this show for which she has written the book, lyrics and music.
A brand new production of The A Word opens at The Strand Theater in Baltimore May 17. This 5-night run is part of the Strand's Women On Top Theater Festival, an annual, curated series of innovative projects by women theater-makers.
Three Frisino Toohey plays were produced in March:
Gladys In Wonderland opened in Florida, the 23rd outing for the octogenarian who refuses to go gently into that good night. The comedy played March 11-12 in North Port at Harbor Isles Community Theatre.
Frozen Fish Sticks went to Australia. The one-act comedy was done at 3B Creative Theatre in Buderim, Queensland, the 6th production of a FrisinoToohey play down under. The gang in Buderim produced In The Tank last year. You can catch a video of Tank on YouTube , in a 2015 production by Britain's Drip Action Theatre.
Socks was done in Washington state. The one-act about abandoned footwear was produced at Emerald Ridge High in Puyallup for 3 performances.