Langston Hughes vs Joe McCarthy, Mar 9-17, 2019

March 9 to 17, 2019. Artword Theatre is bringing back its timely and sensitive piece of documentary theatre, Langston Hughes vs. Joe McCarthy, written and directed by Ronald Weihs and produced by Judith Sandiford. Dancer-choreographer-actor Learie Mc Nicolls plays the role of Langston Hughes and character actor Howard Jerome plays The Interrogator. Permission for the use … [Read more…]

Scroogissimo, our seasonal treat, is back Dec 1-15, 2018

December 1 to 15, 2018. Artword Theatre’s delightful Christmas comedy Scroogissimo returns for a fourth time to Artword Artbar. Hamilton’s North End meets Charles Dickens in a wacky script by Ryan Sero and Charly Chiarelli, directed by Ronald Weihs – and the original cast! Charly Chiarelli as Ebenezu Scroogie Pamela Gardner as Christmas Past Paula Grove … [Read more…]

The Man in the Vault by Ronald Weihs, Fringe, July 19-28, 2018

July 19 to 28, 2018. Hamilton Fringe Festival. The Man in the Vault (an Artword Theatre production). Written and directed by Ronald Weihs. Produced and designed by Judith Sandiford. Performed by Mariam Bekhet, Jordan Campbell, Jason Thompson.  A Russian spy defects with information about Lee Harvey Oswald and the Kennedy assassination. James Angleton, the CIA’s legendary head … [Read more…]

The Decision by David Dawson, Hamilton Fringe, July 19-28, 2018

July 19 to 28, 2018. Hamilton Fringe Festival. The Decision, a play by David Laing Dawson. Amsterdam, May 16, 1940: Two young officers in the Royal Netherlands Army meet secretly. Their orders are to report to Gestapo Headquarters the next morning.  Directed by Ronald Weihs. Performed by Jordan Campbell and Jason Thompson. David Dawson’s powerful drama, The Decision, is set in Holland … [Read more…]