Cold Reading Series Presents “By The Way, Meet Vera Stark”

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Our next Cold Reading Series event is Saturday, November 23rd 11:00 AM when we present “By The Way, Meet Vera Stark”, By Lynn Nottage

This play “draws upon the screwball films of the 1930’s to take a funny and irreverent look at racial stereotypes in Hollywood. It is also a 70-year journey through the life of Vera Stark…, a headstrong African-American maid and budding actress, and her tangled relationship with her boss, a white Hollywood star…desperately grasping to hold on to her career.” Free and open to the public.


Vera – Tracey McAllister
Gloria – Tiffany M. Card
Lottie/Carmen – Yvette McLarty
Annamae/Afua  – Bea Pohl
Leroy/Herb – Steve Allen
Fredrick/Brad – John Ade
Max/Peter – Larry Gabbard
Stage Directions – Arthena St. John

NEXT READING: Saturday, November 23rd 11:00 AM
By The Way, Meet Vera Stark, By Lynn Nottage

The Cold Reading Series is always looking for actors of all ethnicities, abilities and genders. Plays and cast are typically chosen based on amount of actors available. The next reading is Saturday, December 21st.

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