Theater Voices Presents Reading of “100 Saints You Should Know”

graphic_play03Theater Voices will present its third staged reading production of the 2016-2017 Season: 100 Saints You Should Know by Kate Fodor, directed by Michael Kennedy.

Performances will be held at Steamer No. 10 Theatre, 500 Western Avenue, Albany on Friday April 7 at 8:00 pm; Saturday April 8 at 3:00 pm and 8:00 pm: and Sunday April 9 at 3:00 pm. Admission is free.

Theresa is estranged from her family and is working as a cleaning woman when she is surprised by the unexpected desire to learn how to pray. Matthew, the priest whose rectory she cleans, is heartbroken by the realization that he no longer knows how to talk to God. When Matthew disappears one day, Theresa feels compelled to track him down at the home of his mother. Her search changes both of their lives.

100 Saints You Should Know premiered Off-Broadway in 2007 at Playwrights Horizons and was named one of the best plays of the year by *Time Out New York*, *Entertainment Weekly* and *Theater Yearbook.* Kate Fodor is an American playwright and television writer whose plays have been produced by Playwrights Horizons, and numerous other companies. In addition to 100 Saints You Should Know, her plays include Hannah and Martin, and most recently Rx, which had its debut Off Broadway at the Primary Stages in 2012.

Michael Kennedy will direct this production. Included in the cast are Maureen Baillargeon Aumand, Ben Katagiri, Colleen Lovett, Abbi Roy and Kieran Teator.

Theater Voices is a group of dedicated actors and directors who, throughout the company’s history, have presented both new and classic works with the specific goal of emphasizing the richness of the playwrights’ language. Each production is a fully performed staged reading, with minimal scenery and simple costumes.

Theater Voices is a not-for-profit organization under IRS 501C 3

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