Connect, converse, and dig deep! Through four weekly gatherings featuring moderated discussions and a new play every week, ON BOOK is your chance to meet fellow theater lovers and engage with the art at its most fundamental level: powerful words on a page.
For the inaugural Skeleton Crew edition, ON BOOK members will read the two companion plays in Dominique Morisseau’s celebrated Detroit trilogy and dive into her newest work, Pipeline, in a month-long exploration of theme, character and storytelling. Sign up today!
Meet Makaela Pollock, your ON BOOK facilitator! In addition to being a director with worked staged across the country, Makaela has been the Producing Associate at ArtsWest, New Works Associate and Writers Group facilitator at The 5th Avenue Theatre, and the founder of the Pipeline reading series at New Century Theatre Company. Full bio below!
Makaela can’t wait to meet you and get started on Dominique Morisseau’s acclaimed Detroit trilogy with you!
Makaela Pollock is a director and program leader, specializing in stylized plays and new play development. Her work has been seen on the stages of New Century Theatre Company, ArtsWest, Book-It Repertory, Seattle Shakespeare Company, Village Theatre, 5th Avenue Theatre, Washington Ensemble Theatre, Trinity Repertory, Intiman Theatre, Steppenwolf, Seattle Public Theatre, and Cornish College of the Arts. Credits include: The Big Meal, Really Really, Tartuffe, Twelfth Night, Legally Blonde, Sense & Sensibility, Figaro (new musical adaptation), Godspell, Love Horse, Eclipsed, What Once We Felt (by Ann Marie Healy), Frank Wildhorn’s The Civil War, Romeo & Juliet, Richard III, The Learned Ladies, A Mouthful of Birds, Waiting For Godot, Marat/Sade and Bruise Easy by Dan Le Franc.
ON BOOK meets Fridays from 6pm-7pm. Scripts will be provided.
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