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UTSC Drama Society Summer Reading Series

UTSC Drama Society Summer Reading Series

By UTSC Drama Society

UTSC Drama Society's Summer 2021 Reading Series! Hear excerpts from all eight plays in consideration to be produced for our 2021-2022 Season Opener, then head to our Instagram poll to vote for which one you'd like to see us produce this fall!
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Episode 8: Seminar
Episode 8: Seminar
Welcome to our Summer Reading Series! Each week, you'll hear excerpts from two plays that are in contention to be produced for the first slot in our 2021-22 Season! This week we're hearing some Modern American Plays! Make sure to go to our Instagram story @utscdramasociety to vote for your favourite! Transcript for this episode is available on our website: https://www.utscdramasociety.com/ Featuring: Hannah Rocca as Kate  Chloe Flowers as Izzy  Dryden Steeves as Douglas  Maha Bellazzi as Martin  Gulpreet Kaur Abrol as Leonard 
48:29
June 30, 2021
Episode 7: The Wolves
Episode 7: The Wolves
Welcome to our Summer Reading Series! Each week, you'll hear excerpts from two plays that are in contention to be produced for the first slot in our 2021-22 Season! This week we're hearing some Modern American Plays! Make sure to go to our Instagram story @utscdramasociety to vote for your favourite! Transcript for this episode is available on our website: https://www.utscdramasociety.com/ Featuring: Hannah Rocca as #25  Chloe Flowers as #11  Joanna De Villa as #7  Ashley Heng as #2  Jessica Lagoda as #14  Gulpreet Kaur Abrol as #13  Colette Richardson as #8  Tamae Vassell as #46  Alyssa Brubacher as #00 
22:58
June 30, 2021
Episode 6: The Importance of Being Earnest
Episode 6: The Importance of Being Earnest
Welcome to our Summer Reading Series! Each week, you'll hear excerpts from two plays that are in contention to be produced for the first slot in our 2021-22 Season! This week is Classic 20th Century Plays! Make sure to go to our Instagram story @utscdramasociety to vote for your favourite! Transcript for this episode is available on our website: https://www.utscdramasociety.com/ Featuring: Abby Kaneko as Merriman  Jasmine Ryu Won Kang as Jack  Abi Akinlade as Algernon  Hemali Ratnaweera as Cecily  Isabella Cesari as Gwendolyn 
30:01
June 23, 2021
Episode 5: Our Town
Episode 5: Our Town
Welcome to our Summer Reading Series! Each week, you'll hear excerpts from two plays that are in contention to be produced for the first slot in our 2021-22 Season! This week is Classic 20th Century Plays! Make sure to go to our Instagram story @utscdramasociety to vote for your favourite! Transcript for this episode is available on our website: https://www.utscdramasociety.com/ Featuring: Alyssa Brubacher as Stage Manager  Abby Kaneko as Mrs. Gibbs  Ashley Heng as Howie Newsome  Jasmine Ryu Wong Kang as Dr. Gibbs  Anthony Palermo as George Gibbs Isabella Cesari as Rebecca Gibbs  Jessica Lagoda as Wally Webb  Abi Akinlade as Emily Webb  Hemali Ratnaweera as Mrs. Webb 
17:44
June 23, 2021
Episode 3: Goodnight Desdemona, Good Morning Juliet
Episode 3: Goodnight Desdemona, Good Morning Juliet
Welcome to our Summer Reading Series! Each week, you'll hear excerpts from two plays that are in contention to be produced for the first slot in our 2021-22 Season! This week is Contemporary Canadian Drama! Make sure to go to our Instagram story @utscdramasociety to vote for your favourite! Transcript for this episode is available on our website: https://www.utscdramasociety.com/ Featuring: Madison Zinger: Constance Oceana Ling-Kurie: Ramona Student: Joshua Kilimnik Ingrid Liu: Tybalt Anthony Palermo: Mercutio Justasia Equality: Romeo Ashley Heng: Iago Christopher Williams: Othello Rashmi de Silva Wijeyeratne: Desdemona Jessika Krzyzewski: Professor
01:05:20
June 16, 2021
Episode 4: Schoolhouse
Episode 4: Schoolhouse
Welcome to our Summer Reading Series! Each week, you'll hear excerpts from two plays that are in contention to be produced for the first slot in our 2021-22 Season! This week is Contemporary Canadian! Make sure to go to our Instagram story @utscdramasociety to vote for your favourite! Transcript for this episode is available on our website: https://www.utscdramasociety.com/ Miss Linton: Colette Richardson Ewart: Anthony Palermo Russell/Mr. Yellowlees: Jessika Krzyzewski Dwight: Maha Bellazzi Flossie: Madison Zinger Beryl: Ingrid Liu Effa: Ashley Heng Milton: Oceana Ling-Kurie Clinton Cochrane: Dryden Steeves Evie: Justasia Equality Vern/Colonol Burnett: Christopher Williams With Stage Directions read by: Rashmi de Silva Wijeyeratne
37:17
June 16, 2021
Episode 2: Much Ado About Nothing
Episode 2: Much Ado About Nothing
Welcome to our Summer Reading Series! Each week, you'll hear excerpts from two plays that are in contention to be produced for the first slot in our 2021-22 Season! This week is Shakespeare! Make sure to go to our Instagram story @utscdramasociety to vote for your favourite! Transcript for this episode is available on our website: https://www.utscdramasociety.com/ Featuring: Ashley Heng: Leonato Alyssa Brubacher: Beatrice Rashmi de Silva Wijeyeratne: Hero Anthony Palermo: Claudio Dryden Steeves: Benedick Chloë Flowers: Borachio Jean Kim: Antonio Arvela Nicole Lunasco: Prince Jessika Krzyzewski: Don John Hemali Ratnaweera: Leonato's Brother Madison Zinger: Balthasar Joanna de Villa: Ursula Colette Richardson: Margaret Mark Stocks: Boy
36:58
June 08, 2021
Episode 1: A Midsummer Night's Dream
Episode 1: A Midsummer Night's Dream
Welcome to our Summer Reading Series! Each week, you'll hear excerpts from two plays that are in contention to be produced for the first slot in our 2021-22 Season! This week is Shakespeare! Make sure to go to our Instagram story @utscdramasociety to vote for your favourite! Transcript for this episode is available on our website: https://www.utscdramasociety.com/ Featuring: Mark Stocks as Bottom Jessica Lagoda as Quince and Peaceblossom Arvela Nicole Lunasco as Snout and Cobweb Chloë Flowers as Flute and Mustardseed Ashley Heng as Starvling and Mote Jessika Krzyzewski as Puck Jean Kim as Oberon Alyssa Brubacher as Titania Colette Richardson as Helena Joanna de Villa as Hermia Anthony Palermo as Lysander Dryden Steeves as Demetrius And Rashmi de Silva Wijeyeratne reading Stage Directions
36:46
June 08, 2021