The Wirelings will be producing The Air, The Water, and The Space In Between” as a live, on-line production. “Written by Madelyn Sergel, The Air, The Water, and The Space In Between features an immersive and semi-interactive experience–follow either Zoe or Alexandra through the story of how they came to be friends who hold an annual photoshoot on the date of their first meeting, and discover why they’re meeting early this year. (If you’d like to experience both storylines, you’ll need to come to both shows!) Direction: A. Benson-Goldberg, Stage Management: Elana Kennedy, Starring: Katie Johnston as Zoe, Laura Tatar as Alexandra. Shows are Saturday, July 24th at 2pm Central Standard Time, and July 25th at 11am Pacific. Purchase tickets HERE
The Wind Phone is being produced at Skokie Theatre this November. Starring Elizabeth Rude, Maggie Speer, Susie Nuell Steinmeyer, directed by Wayne Mell, and produced by Wendy Kaplan. “A world premiere by award-winning playwright Madelyn Sergel. A mother and her grown daughters re-unite to pack up the family home. With just a single sentence, a hidden truth from the past is revealed and challenges the relationships between the women. Their bonds are reaffirmed and re-created as they examine the toll that family secrets can take on not just on one person but also on the generations which follow.” Nov 5 – Nov 21, 2021, Fri/Sat at 7:30 pm, Sun at 2:00 pm, Wed matinee Nov 10 at 1:30 pm. For more information and tickets, click HERE.
SPIN is a semi-finalist in the 2021 Garry Marshall Theatre New Works Festival. SPIN was also a finalist in First Run Theatre’s Reading Festival April 2021 and received a virtual reading as a part of Mad Cow Theatre’s Women’s Voices Mini-Festival September, 2020
Conversation About an Empty Suit opened at Three Brothers Theatre in Waukegan, Illinois, just as the coronavirus was triggering Midwestern shelter-in-place orders. Thusly, it opened Friday night, March 13th, and closed Saturday night, March 14th, 2020
An essay about the above was published in the Dramatist Guild blog. Click HERE.
I’m a resident playwright with Three Brothers Theatre
“Madelyn Goes To A Play,” my new YouTube channel offering practical tips and strategies for suburban-residing theatre audiences attending Chicago storefront theatre, is currently on hiatus.