ACT ONE - "I Ought To Be In Pictures"
Artists' Collaborative Theatre's FESTIVAL 2019 celebrates the unmatched legacy of beloved American playwright Neil Simon with I Ought To Be In Pictures Aug 16-Sep 1 at the West End Studio Theatre in Portsmouth, NH.
Meet screenwriter Herb Tucker. Herb has writer's block and a guilty conscience for leaving his family sixteen years ago. But Fate comes knocking when his 19-year old daughter shows up at his door with plans to become a star. Libby Tucker is someone you'll never forget - a spitfire of a girl full of hope who offers her father a second chance at life and love...if he's brave enough to take it.
Danielle Howard directs an all-star cast, with Michael Walsh as Herb, Hannah Wagner as Libby, and Donna Phofolos as Herb's wise and patient girlfriend, Steffy!
Performances: Aug 16, 24, 31, Sep 1 at 2:00 and Aug 17, 23, 24, 30, 31 at 7:30.The West End Studio Theatre is located in the mill complex at 959 Islington Street. WEST is air-conditioned and wheelchair accessible, with free offstreet parking.
Tickets: $20/$18 sr & st; with Festival Pass just $16/$14. Online at actonenh.org or call 603.300.2986 to reserve and pay at the door.