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EXHIBIT THIS! - THE MUSEUM COMEDIES

7 one acts & 6 monologues

A fast-paced series of 7 comedic plays, 6 monologues
based on 50+ works of Art at the MET.

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What happens when paintings, sculpture, antiquities, drawing, and fertility gods, emerge from their frames?
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Mix in artists, guards, lovers, curators and one very special night, and you have...EXHIBIT THIS! - THE MUSEUM COMEDIES.

7 One Acts & 6 Monologues.
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Excellent tournament plays!
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"The #1 Pick of New York Magazine"
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"The appreciation of Art through the use of Comedy is a perfect cross-curricular blend." - Janice Baldwin, Stuart Country Day School of the Sacred Heart, Princeton, NJ
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"It revived our summer theatre program and sold out every performance!"- Michael Gallagher, The Peddie School, Hightstown, NJ
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"Plenty of plays on words and contemporary references that add humor and a twist." - NYTheatre.com
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"The work suddenly elevates from its warm, romantic frame to a profound philosophical thought."- OOBR.com
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The Perry Award for best play in New Jersey Theatre from NJTheater.com

#1 Pick in NEW YORK MAGAZINEunder "MIDSUMMER IN MIDTOWN"
Opening Scene from THE STUART COUNTRY DAY SCHOOL in Princeton, NJ
The Perry Award in New Jersey Theatre for Production of Best Original Play: EXHIBIT THIS! THE MUSEUM COMEDIES Presented to The Peddie Players & Robert Rund the show's Producer - Presented by NJTHEATER.com
THE NEW YORK CITY CAST(See below for individual pictures)
Cast members that attended the Perry Awards Exhibit This! The Museum Comedies WON PRODUCTION OF THE BEST ORIGINAL PLAY(L-R: Marilyn Anker (Lighting design) Luigi Jannuzzi(Playwright) Todd Gregoire (Actor) Laura Jackson Novia (Actress)

THE METROPOLITAN MUSEUM OF ART HAS COME TO LIFE!
(13 Comedies)
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Place:
8th Annual Midtown International
Theatre Festival
Main Stage Workshop Theatre
@
312 West 36th Street (4th Floor)
(Between 8th & 9th Avenues)
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Dates:
Fri July 20th, 9:30 pm
Sun July 22nd, 1:30 pm
Mon July 23rd, 8:30 pm
Tue July 24th, 8:30 pm
Sat July 28th, 1:00 pm
Sat Aug 4th, 7:45 pm
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COMEDY/FAMILY/90 Minutes
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TICKETS: www.SmartTIX.com
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WEBSITE: www.LuigiJannuzzi.com
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Awards:
Playwright Luigi Jannuzzi has Six
plays Published by Samuel French Inc.
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This play has won 4 Samuel French
Finalist Awards
1 Off Off Broadway Award (OOBR.com)
& The 2006 Perry Award for Best
Original Play production in New
Jersey Theater (NJTheater.com)

Cast of EXHIBIT THIS! The Museum Comediesat the PEDDIE SCHOOL, Hightstown, NJ. We were nominated for three New Jersey Perry awards. Best Original Production, Best Light Design: Marilyn Anker & Best Actress: Laura Novia. Directed by Michael Gallagher. (First row, 3rd from left) (I'm first row, 7th from left)


Synopsis of: EXHIBIT THIS! - THE MUSEUM COMEDIES

 

What happens when a museum comes to life?

 

What happens when paintings, sculpture, antiquities, drawing, and photography,¼emerge from their molds, and frames?

 

Mix in some artists, guards, critics, lovers, curators and one very special night, and you have,...

 

EXHIBIT THIS! -- THE MUSEUM COMEDIES

 

A new comedy

 

By: Luigi Jannuzzi.

 

13 scenes

 

Set in The Metropolitan Museum Of Art

 

Just comedy!

 

Did we mention it's in 2 acts?

 

All performed on a bare set with props.

 

Running time = Act I: 60 min. Act II: 40 min.

 

So if you love comedies and museums.

 

You'll love,...

 

"EXHIBIT THIS! -- THE MUSEUM COMEDIES!"

 

E-mail: LJannuzzi@hotmail.com

Web site: www.LuigiJannuzzi.com
 

What's the furthest production? Probably: The New York Metropolitan Museum of Art came to life at the Rene C. Henderson Auditorium on April 30, May 1, and May 2.
Kenai Central High School presented its spring drama production of Exhibit This! The Museum Comedies by Luigi Jannuzzi.
Directed by Cheri Johnson. (Kenai is about 3 hours along the coast and through the mountains from Anchorage, Alaska. Check out the pictures of the terrific fishing in the area on the news article. Giant fish.)

Wyoming Players, Ohio
Exhibit This! - The Museum Comedies
@ Theater at Brookwood Community,
12100 Reed Hartman Hwy, Cincinnati, Ohio
on
January 29, 30, 31 February 5 and 6.
***CLICK on logo for Wyoming Players website***