The Fling Thing

Written by Peter Mitsopoulos
Directed by Miriam Cuperman

Miriam Cuperman, Director

Assistant Choreographer: Lord of the Rings; Choreographer, Dancer and Actor: Xena, Hercules, and Cleopatra (television); Director: Arte a la Carte musical theater productions; Choreographer: Evita, New Zealand tour; choreographer, dancer and talent coordinator:  Auckland Philharmonia’s “Let’s Tango,” conducted by Miguel Harth Bedoya.  In San Diego – Director: Britannicus; Assistant Director, Choreographer and Stage Manager: Searching for Mr. Right, Assistant Director: Hairdresser on Fire and Choreographer: Acts of Faith. She is thrilled to be part of this year’s New Perspective Festival.

Leah Garland as She

Leah Garland recently was seen in the Young Playwrights Festival and in All This and Moonlight at the Scripps Ranch Theatre.  She is from NYC where she starred in The Wings Theatre's production of A Doll House

Tyler Herdklotz
as He

Previously worked with D.J. Sullivan in a staged reading of The Catonsville 9, with director Raylene Wall in the Scripps Ranch production As Bees in Honey Drown, and at 6th@Penn in Tony and Cleo.  He enjoys the smell of fresh laundry, moonlit nights, and the company of very old, very rich women. 

Peter Mitsopoulos, Playwright

Native of  San Diego.  Graduated from SDSU with a B.A. in drama.  Has also written the novel Centurion under his real name and the novel Sidewalk Symphony under the pen name Peter McLaughlin.  Very excited to be part of this year's New Perspective Festival.