Sarasota Area Playwrights Society Monthly Meetings

Schedule of Sunday Membership meetings for 2015 / 2016.  All Sunday meetings begin at 2:00 p.m. The first Sunday meeting of the new season will be held on October 25, 2015 at Villa Grande at Sarasota, 4 Maggie Lane, Sarasota, FL 34232.  Villa Grande is located at the southeast corner of Beneva Road and Fruitville Road.  The entrance driveway is on the south side of Fruitville Road, east of Beneva Road.



October 25, 2015.

Reading of The Home Choreographer, a full-length play by Ron Pantello.

Dick Pell as Bowser

Danae DeShazer as Lucy

Dylan Jones as Buddy

Don Walker as Lawrence

Margo Drewis as Nancy

Steve Horowitz, narrator


November 15, 2016

Reading of When the Chickens Come Home, a full-length play by Dale Moore

Lee Lawler as Kathleen Newman

Steve Horowitz as Jerry Newman, Kathleen’s wife

Sharon Ohrenstein as Helen Newman, the daughter of Kathleen and Jerry

Dan Higgs as Patrick Newman, the son of Kathleen and Jerry

Kristi Heibschman as Sissy

Lucas Piety as Brian

Margo Drewis as Sylvia

Ray Crucet, narrator


January 24, 2016

Readings of five short plays

The Chemo Waltz by Roz Cramer                 

Monia Joblin as Ruthie Krantz

David Meyersburg as Chemo Drip

, narrator


Merry Maids, a short play by Connie Schindewolf

Sylvia Kolker as Betty Lou

Cece Dwyer as Jeannie Marie

David Meyersburg as Troy

Eileen Kirk, narrator


Oh, Brother, a short play by George Loukides

Marilyn Rockafellow as Cleo

Reid MacCluggage as Sean

Bart Machaj, narrator


The Visitor by Arthur Keyser

Neil Levine as Harry Goldstein

Roz Cramer as Rose Goldstein

Tom Aposporos as Sam Jacobs

Andrea Dovner as Diana Quinn-Goldstein

John Forsythe, narrator


High School Reunion by Arthur Keyser

Neil Levine as Patrick Martin

John Forsythe as Thomas Delaney

Tom Aposporos as Robert

Andrea Dovner, narrator


February 28, 2016

Readings of four plays

Keep Calm, a one-act play by George Loukides

Margo Drewis as Pearl

Andrea Dovner as Mary

Susan McCoy as Jean

Bart Machaj, narrator


Found, a ten-minute play by David Ohlson

Jan Wallace as Birte

Bart Machaj as Sean

Margo Drewis as Maggie

George Loukides as Brian

, narrator


Responsibilities, a ten-minute play by Martin Tucker

Andrea Dovner as Susan

Bart Machaj as Mark

Marilyn Rockafellow as Joyce

Fred Sirasky as Bob

Jan Wallace, narrator


Miss O’Hara, I Have a Confession To Make, a ten-minute play by Bernie Yanelli

Melliss Kenworthy as Maureen O’Hara

Dylan Jones as Martin O’Rourke

Bernie Yanelli, narrator


March 13, 2016

Readings of three plays

Grabass, a twenty-five minute play by Fred Sirasky

Andrea Dovner as Inez

David Meyersburg as Harry

Marilyn Rockafellow, narrator


Almost Famous, a ten-minute play by Ron Pantello

Tom Aposporos as Robert

David meyersburg as Murray

Dick Pell as Sanford

Steve Horowitz, narrator


Clarinet Licks, a ten-minute play by Fred Sirasky

Marilyn Rockafellow as Jane

George Spelvin as Bill

David Meyersburg, narrator