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TWU Theatre, Modern
Present “Daytime Drama”
FORT WORTH —
Texas Woman's University and the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth
will present “Drama in the Daytime” at 2 p.m. Saturday,
May 1 in the Modern Art Museum Auditorium, 3200 Darnell St. Events
include a performance of the one-act play Cowboy Mouth
by Sam Shepard and staged readings of four original one-act plays.
spends a day in the life of Slim and Cavale, a man and woman caught
up in a lurid affair held together by the sinewy strings of sex,
drugs, and rock and roll. Touted as one of Sam Shepard’s most
autobiographical works, Cowboy Mouth explores the spontaneous
nature of the physical mind in one act. Directed by TWU graduate
student Jeff Winkler, it features Jaymes Gregory of Haltom City
as Slim, Keri Sternin of Pilot Point as Cavale, and Lorenzo Hernandez
of El Paso as The Lobster Man.
Mouth, TWU presents four shorter one-acts, each an original
Dream House, by Ruth Engel of Keene, is a pop-culture tragedy
about the ending of an era. 9 Minute Ride by Lorenzo Hernandez
deals with issues of terrorism in an innovative way. In Mama,
by Veronica Parrish-McGruder of Irving, a parent learns from a child
the value of education. Public Domain, by Dennis Sloan
of Denton, examines the often fatal union of art and celebrity.
The original pieces are
produced by Michael Scudday a TWU visiting assistant professor in
drama. TWU playwriting instructor Natalie Gaupp will lead a question
and answer discussion following the readings.
The two-hour program
is free to the public. For more information, call the TWU Department
of Drama at (940) 898-2518.
For Further Information
Tel: (940) 898-3456