Scripting Aloud! Holiday Edition Monday, December 16: Reading+Social

It’s beginning to look a lot like…the last reading of the year PLUS a Holiday Social! Hilarity ensues at our staged reading Monday, December 16 of NETWERQ [Ep. 1-4. 9, 13], an original web series (comedy) written by Alesandria Mentari, story by Alesandria Mentari and Alison ChangFestivities follow, at our annual Holiday Social right after the reading at Juniper (a block away from reading venue), with comp appies and door prize(s)!

Just want to watch and listen? Audience always welcome – the writers need your feedback!

Local creators in attendance. Reader casting on the day from 5:30 pm (arrive early/on time!). Script reading from 6:15 pm.  $5 at the door, cash only (includes $2 Membership* good through the Sep 2019-May 2020 season + Holiday Social with comp appies/door prize entry).

Cross-cultural scripts and writers — for our cross-cultural community, and a borderless audience. If this is your reality (or you want it to be), this event is for you!

*Scripting Aloud is a registered BC non-profit, producing script development and live staged reading events for 19+ attendees (same idea as film festival society membership fees)

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READING/Q&A: 6:15 pm – 7:30 pm
SOCIAL: From 7:30 pm (at different venue, see below)

SOCIAL VENUE: Juniper, 185 Keefer St. (at Main), Vancouver. Comp appies, cash bar, door prizes!

READING VENUE: BC Artscape, Suite 308 (3rd Flr), 268 Keefer Street, Vancouver (between Main and Gore, where Hon’s Chinatown used to be). Elevator access to 3rd floor from street entrance/lobby on Keefer. Street parking and parkades adjacent. (Note: The Impark Parkade in the building closes at 7 pm and after that your vehicle will be locked in for the night.)

ACTORS: Reader casting starts from 5:30 pm, performers please arrive for then if you’d like to be considered. You’re welcome to bring a headshot/resume (reclaim at end of event).


WEB SERIES (Comedy) — NETWERQ (Ep. 1-4, 9, 13, approx 36p): written by Alesandria Mentari, story by Alesandria Mentari and Alison Chang

BREAKDOWN: 10 roles. Full breakdown, logline + synopsis on the day, prelim breakdown below:

SERIES REGULAR: 4 Roles (3 Female, 1 Male)

1 Female, Open Ethnicity, early/mid 20s
1 Female, Open Ethnicity, early 20s
1 Female, East Asian, early/mid 20s
1 Male, East Asian, early/mid 20s

RECURRING: 2 Roles (2 Male)

1 Male, Open Ethnicity, mid/late 30s
1 Male, Open Ethnicity, 40s

GUEST STAR: 4 Roles (1 Female/3 Male)

1 Female, Open Ethnicity, early 20s
2 Male, Open Ethnicity, mid 20s
1 Male, East Asian, early/mid 20s

And if you’ve been “here” before: You know what this is, you know what to do! After a decade hiatus (something-something Life Happened), Scripting Aloud — Vancouver’s “reading diversity” public staged script development platform — returns. Our regular season runs fall through spring annually.

Script submissions are always open (rolling deadlines).

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