Scripps Ranch Theatre and Oceanside Theatre Company are once again collaborating for an online Zoom reading of a play.
Theater companies collaborate again
Scripps Ranch Theatre (SRT), located on the campus of Alliant International University and Oceanside Theatre Company (OTC) the resident professional theater company at The Historic Brooks Theatre, present “The Longer You Wait,” by Paul Coates. The live online Zoom event will take place on Saturday, June 6, at 7 p.m.
Following the success of their online readings of “Quiet Cross” by local playwright, Casey Tibbitts, and “The Callback Queen” with Luke Monday – SRT and OTC are thrilled to have another opportunity to connect with their communities during this time apart. The event will be hosted on the Zoom platform. The audience will log in from the comfort of their home any time after 6:30 p.m. The performance will start at 7 p.m. This is a “pay what you can” event. All proceeds will support the performers, SRT and OTC. For updated access information, visit www.scrippsranchtheatre.org/longer/
‘The Longer You Wait’
By Paul Coates
Directed by Kevin Hafso-Koppman
Produced by Bridgette Young
Cast: Kenny Bordieri, Christine Hewitt, Luke H. Jacobs, Robert May and Jessica Morilak
A romantic comedy-drama, set in a dilapidated beach cottage in North San Diego County – Mark Fleming is a weathered, bitter, salty-tongued sculptor with two grown children. At the ripe age of 60, Mark’s life is turned upside down when he discovers love, career success and renewed family ties for the very first time, proving sometimes the longer you wait, the better it is.
About Scripps Ranch Theatre
Scripps Ranch Theatre is a professional theater company located on the campus of Alliant International University providing the community with high quality performances for 41 years. Helmed by Artistic Director Jill Drexler, Scripps Ranch Theatre historically produces a five-show mainstage season in its intimate 128-seat space. SRT is a leader in the Southern California arts community in developing and producing new plays with its annual Out on a Limb Festival of New Plays. SRT has a thriving Educational Program that tours across San Diego Schools and also provides an annual summer camp in partnership with the YMCA. To learn more, visit www.scrippsranchtheatre.org. The team at SRT has been moved and thankful for the support of the community during this time of distance. For information about becoming a part of the donor family to support ongoing art at SRT, friends can contact Caitlyn McTaggart at firstname.lastname@example.org.