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Cassandra Hume

CASSANDRA HUME

  

Nationality:    USA
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Originally from the Maryland/DC area, Cassandra is a Brooklyn-based playwright and actor. Her plays include her one-woman show: The Kitchen Spanish Tango, The 7 Sins of a Body-Hating Food-Lover (a dark comedy about eating disorders), The EX-Cycle, A Grimm Reality (co-writer), IBID, and The A-is-for-Abortion Play. Her work has been produced at the Manhattan Theatre Source, Theater4thePeople, Manhattan Rep Theater, the Alchemical Theater Laboratory and the New York International Fringe Festival. As a playwright Cassandra's writing has been influenced most by studying with performance artist Deb Margolin, acting teacher/director Penny Templeton, and playwright Migdalia Cruz. Her acting credits include: Edinburgh Fringe Festival, Nuyorican Poets Cafe, The PIT, Manhattan Theater Source, Broward Stage Door Theater, and the Annenberg Center. Cassandra graduated with honors from the University of Pennsylvania, receiving her B.A. in Theatre Arts. As the founder of In Search of a Song Productions she has written and produced several new plays by female playwrights, and also founded the Generations Theater Project.

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below is a list of Cassandra Hume's plays - click on a Play Title for more information

        7 Sins of a Body-Hating Food Lover, The         A-is-for-Abortion Play, The         Ex-Cycle, The         Grimm Reality, A         IBID         Kitchen Spanish Tango, The



7 Sins of a Body-Hating Food Lover, The

Synopsis:
about eating disorders

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Genre:
dark comedy

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A-is-for-Abortion Play, The

Synopsis:
5 women, 15 characters, one dirty little secret. This political issue is about to get a personal voice, and it has a sick sense of humor. You know a woman who has had onethey just havent told you yet.

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1st Produced:
Robert Moss Theater At 440 Studios, New York Festival Fringe    Aug 2013

Organisations:
In Search of a Song (ISOS) Productions

1st Published:
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Genre:
Drama Comedy

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Ex-Cycle, The

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This is part of Manhattan Repertory theatre's Winterfest 2010 Play Festival, A theatrical celebration of new work.

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Manhattan Repertory Theatre

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Play/Drama

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Grimm Reality, A

Synopsis:
a Grimm Reality consists of five modernized fairytales of the Brothers Grimm. Woven into a single narrative by five playwrights, a Grimm Reality celebrates the diversity, the excitement, and the "magic" of New York City and your favorite Grimm's tales. Taking place outdoors in Bryant Park and free to the public, this immersive, 3-dimensional experience happens all around the audience, in an exciting theatrical journey that will be enjoyable for both families and the discriminating theatergoer. Performances are free to the public and intended for adults and children 8 and up.
- nytheatre.com

Notes:
written by Bekah Brunsteter, Zack Friedman, Chisa Hutchinson, Cassandra Hume, Dan Kitrosser

1st Produced:
Bryant Park Reading Room, North Side Of Bryant Park    24 Jul 2010

Organisations:
Theatre 4the PeOPLe

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Genre:
adaptation

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Male:  6            Female:  5            Other:  -

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IBID

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Kitchen Spanish Tango, The

Synopsis:
the Kitchen Spanish Tango, a partly autobiographical one-woman show, merges with 'an hombre' and a guitarist in a world of tequila, music, and dance
Press Release

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1st Produced:
Lafayette Grill And Bar, NY    2007

Organisations:
In Search of a Song Productions

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Genre:
Show

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Male:  2            Female:  1            Other:  -

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