Recent Productions

March 2017 Nomad Story Slam 11 - "Appetite"  Featured story teller was John McDonagh, The Cabtivist

Jan - Feb, 2017 Doubt by John Patrick Shanley - Linda Goetz, Matt Winberg, and Ramona Lisa Alexander featured in this Pulitzer prize winning drama.  Directed by Billy Meleady
 
Nov 2016 - Nomad Story Slam 10 - "That was odd"

Sept - Oct, 2016 Someone Who'll Watch Over Me - Frank McGuiness.   Chris Burke, Derek Stone Nelson, and Steve Vaughan were three main chained to a wall in a cell in Lebanon.  Billy Meleady directed

Aug 2016 - Nomad Story Slam 9 - an outdoor event at the Hyde Bandstand

April - May, 2016 A Picasso by Jeffrey Hatcher featuring Linda Goetz and Stephen Cooper.  Performances included an artist's studio in Newton (Patty Simon), a glass making studio in Mission Hill (Diablo Glass) and an artist loft in Fort Point Channel (Mary Driscoll)

March 2016
- Nomad Story Slam 8 - "trouble"

Feb - March,  2016 Molly Sweeney by Brian Friel featuring Noni Lewis, Stephen Cooper and Billy Meleady - both acting and directing.  A highlight of this production was a performance for a largely blind audience at the Carrol Center for the Blind.

Jan 2017
- Nomad Story Slam 7 - "Not what I had in mind"

Nov 2016 - Nomad Story Slam 6 - "That's when I knew this was a bad idea"

Sept - Oct, 2015 - The Compass Rose by Ronan Noone featuring Steven O'Broin and Bree Louise was the New England premier of Noone's play and was presented in an "immersive" style in which the theater goers arrived to find themselves in the middle of an anniversary party and then the play suddenly began amidst the audience.

July 26, 2015 - Nomad Story Slam 5 - "summertime" - Our first outdoor slam at the Hyde Bandstand in Newton Highlands

May 22, 2015 - Nomad Story Slam 4 - "a long way from home".  Part of the Newton Arts Festival.  Featured stories from three Newton authors - Gail Spector, Nelson Lipshutz, and David Kalis

May - June, 2015
- Beauty Queen Of Leenane by Martin McDonagh  - This stripped down production of the Irish black comedy featuring Linda Goetz, Dave Rich, Matt Phillips, and Lida McGirr, directed by Joey DeMita.

April 10, 2015
- Nomad Story Slam 3  - It was a full house and a great night of stories once again at Gregorian Rugs.   "Imagine my surprise".

March 30, 2015 - The Winding Stream - a benefit screening of Beth Harrington's feature length documentary about "the Carters, The Cashes and the course of country music" with live music by Crowe's Pastures and Deborah Silverstein.

Feb - March, 2015 - The Turn of the Screw by Jeffrey Hatcher.   This chilling telling of a ghost story featuring Marge Dunn as the governess and Billy Meleady in four other roles, brought Henry James age old tale to life.  This production included our first living room performance

Jan 23, 2015 - Nomad Story Slam 2 - Another fabulous roster of walk-in story tellers and special invited guest Newton Alderman Scott Lennon

Nov 2014 - First Nomad Story Slam - This experiment of an event was hugely popular and launched a regular series.  This kick off story slam featured Newton Mayor Setti Warren and 22 other folks who through their names into the hat to tell some wonderful stories

Sept - Nov 2014 - Faith Healer by Brian Friel with Dave Rick, Kinda Goetz and Billy Meleady, directed by  Marie Jackson was the theater's maiden production.  It played to full houses, great reviews and was extended twice.