Friday, January 28, 2022
All readings begin promptly at 7:30 p.m.
An Evening of Work by
Janet S. Tiger
A soldier has a visit with a prostitute in Saigon – but with an unusual reason for being there.
"The Gift of the Magic"
Oh, come on, everyone knows the plot to this one - the guy sacrifices his favorite possession for the girl and she does the same for him, and it’s another great Christmas story
Moderator: Amy Dell
Zoom Host: Ha Nguyen
About the Author
Janet S. Tiger's work has been performed internationally and published in anthologies in the U.S., Canada and the U.K. Tiger was the recipient of a 2016-17 San Diego Foundation Creative Catalyst Program Fellowship, an NEA-COMBO Fellowship and numerous awards. She has taught workshops for Playwrights Project and from 2006-2008 she was Playwright-in-Residence at Swedenborg Hall. Locally, Tiger’s work has appeared at THAT24HRTHING! (5 years), the CJC 5-minute Play Festival (4 years), Scripps Ranch, the Lyceum Theater, Lamplighters Theatre in La Mesa and an upcoming Zoom in Ocean Hills. Her full-length, The Third Party, was a San Diego Drama Critics Circle Nominee for Best New Play. Her first play was performed at Scripteasers in 1980 -- and she has been honored to be a 41 year member of this amazing group.