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  • In The Tank, the playwright's most-produced work with nearly 70 productions around the world will have another outing in St. Louis, Missouri. Students at the Whitfield School will portray the philosophical lobsters in shows set for December 10th and 11th.

  • Agnes's Little War, a drama about a feisty voter who grows disenchanted with a political candidate, is a Semi-finalist for Moonlight Theatre Productions "Say It As You See it" in 2016. Agnes was a Finalist for Prologue Theatre's Landmark Play Festival in Chicago, for the Estrogenius Festival in New York and for the prestigious Heideman Award at the Actor's Theatre of Louisville.

  • Upcoming productions in 2016:

  • A stellar cast in scenic Red Deer, Canada, in central Alberta, is set to produce Gladys In Wonderland. They open January 15 and run for four weekends in the city known as a gateway to the Sylvan Lake resort area, in case you happen to be in the neighborhood. It will be the 20th production of this comedy which has been going strong for 15 years.

  • Also ahead in the new year: Another production in Alberta, this time in Edmonton. Socks, the inside story on what really goes on inside a clothes dryer will be done at The Victoria School of the Arts in April. It's the 17th time around for the three socks and the leg-warmer in this fantasy.

  • Under the Poplar Trees has won the playwright an award from the Maryland State Arts Council, the 3rd time Frisino Toohey’s scripts have been honored with Individual Artist Awards. The script also won 1st Place, the prestigious Carol Weinberg Award, in the 33rd Baltimore Playwrights Festival.

  • Frozen Fish Sticks is now published by Lazy Bee Scripts in Southampton, U.K. It's the third Frisino Toohey play in the Lazy Bee catalogue.

  • Check out Grace Goes to Sea, a moving one-act drama, on You Tube, starring Steve Lichtenstein in a masterful performance.

    Learn more about all the above on the Productions page.

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    The playwright is elated to note that her published plays are now included in the collections of the library at Harvard University, Carnegie Mellon, Brown University, Texas A & M and the University of Southern California along with two dozen others, not the least of which is the library at the University of KwaZulu-Natal in Pietermaritzburg, South Africa …just in case you happen to be in the neighborhood!

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