Alberta Playwrights’ Network
Edmonton Reading Series
Out of the Blue by Beth Graham
When: Monday, June 11 2012
Where: Arts Barns
Admission: By Donation
(All proceeds go directly into our programming)
Join us for a public reading of Beth Graham’s new work, Out of the Blue
Rae Anne quits her job.
A pebble is dropped in a pool of water.
Eric is apprehended by mall security for stealing a pack of gum.
The water ripples outward.
Faye throws her unmentionables out of her car window.
Steve tells a lie.
An exploration of the ripple effect of human interaction.
Beth Graham is an Edmonton based actor/creator and a graduate of the University of Alberta’s BFA acting program. As a creator, much of her work has been collaborative. Most notably, she collaborated with Daniela Vlaskalic and Charlie Tomlinson on The Drowning Girls (Tarragon Theatre, Citadel Theatre, ATP, MTC Warehouse, Belfry, Persephone). She has just returned from the Banff Playwright’s Colony where she was working on The Gravitational Pull of Bernice Trimble, a play she wrote for the Citadel Playwright’s Unit. Out of the Blue is a play she began years ago and is now revisiting. She has written a few other plays including: A Life in a Day (The Maggie Tree), Flight (Edmonton Fringe), The Dirt On Mo (NeXtfest 2000).