Mid City Theatre’s Look Back at 2011

A STEADY RAIN by Keith Huff – A tough, two cop drama starring Dane Rhodes and Bob Scully – directed by Harold Gervais and designed by Dan Zimmer. Dane Rhodes was nominated for a Big Easy Award for his role, a first for Mid City Theatre! September, 2011

LATE NITE CATECHISM – A funny look at our Catholic education starring Jan Chimento-Chategnier. October, 2011

PLAY DATES presented by Theatre 13. Today, it’s likely through the lens of nostalgia that we recall the first time we fell in love. For playwright Sam Wolfson, however, those early cases of puppy love are earnestly serious and can often be at the root of relationship issues that follow us throughout our lives as it does throughout this comedy. Starring Ashley Ricord, Gary Rucker, Leon Contavesprie and Lisa Picone. November, 2011

SONG STORIES featuring The Make – Nikki Reyes hosted an evening of conversation and  music. November, 2011

SONG STORIES featuring George Porter, Jr. – Nikki Reyes hosted an evening of conversation and  music. November, 2011

RICKY GRAHAM & FRIENDS – A wry look at the city they live in and love in…starring Ricky Graham, Amanda Zirkenbach, Yvette Hargis and Matthew Mickal…Jefferson Turner on piano! November, 2011

THE SANTALAND DIARIES – true and darkly humorous account of author, David Sedaris’, life as an elf in “SantaLand” at legendary Macy’s Department Store. Starring AJ Allegra, this was the perfect antidote to the holiday blues. December, 2011

THE EIGHT: REINDEER MONOLOGUES by Jeff Goode – Rishing Shiners brought Sex, Lies and Fun as a scandal erupts at the North Pole and Santa and his elite eight reindeer team are at the heart of it all! – starring Spud McConnell, Maureen Brennan, Bob Scully, Ken Thompson, Fayard Lindsey Jessie Terrebonne. December, 2011

BIG BOSOMED BUDDIES 1 – A cabaret show of songs and laughter starring Varla Jean Merman & Ricky Graham, with Jefferson Turner on piano. December 2011/January, 2012