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ROSEMARY FRISINO TOOHEY

Playwright

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  • The Central Alberta Theatre in scenic Red Deer, Canada has opened their production of Gladys In Wonderland which will run for four weekends. It's the 21st production of this comedy which has been going strong for 15 years. Read this preview in the Red Deer Advocate!

  • Socks, the inside story of what really goes on inside a clothes dryer is set for no fewer than 4 productions in the new year:

  • In January, high schoolers in Milwaukie, Oregon gave it a go.
  • In February, students at Wauconda High School in Waucona, Illinois will have at it.
  • In March the play will be produced by the Shakespeare Club in Orrington, Maine.
  • And in April Socks will be done at the Victoria School of the Arts in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, the 21st production for this fantasy featuring three socks and a leg-warmer.

  • Agnes's Little War, a drama about a feisty voter who grows disenchanted with a political candidate, is a Semi-finalist for Moonlight Theatre Productions "Say It As You See it" in 2016.

  • Under the Poplar Trees has won the playwright an award from the Maryland State Arts Council, the 3rd time Frisino Toohey’s scripts have been honored with Individual Artist Awards. The script also won 1st Place, the prestigious Carol Weinberg Award, in the 33rd Baltimore Playwrights Festival.

  • Frozen Fish Sticks is now published by Lazy Bee Scripts in Southampton, U.K. It's the third Frisino Toohey play in the Lazy Bee catalogue.

  • Check out Grace Goes to Sea, a moving one-act drama, on You Tube, starring Steve Lichtenstein in a masterful performance.

    Learn more about all the above on the Productions page.



  • Photo of Rosemary Frisino Toohey

    The playwright is elated to note that her published plays are now included in the collections of the library at Harvard University, Carnegie Mellon, Brown University, Texas A & M and the University of Southern California along with two dozen others, not the least of which is the library at the University of KwaZulu-Natal in Pietermaritzburg, South Africa …just in case you happen to be in the neighborhood!

    Thanks for dropping by my web site and here you'll find a list of my current productions, published plays, synopses of many of my plays, the awards and, naturally, my bio.




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