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Lora Rohrman’s Play Reporter Girl: Catch A New Peak at Comic Book Theater Festival

By June 2, 2011No Comments1 min read

The Comic Book Theater Festival at the Brick Theater
and the Waverly Writers Collective Present

a Workshop Production of


Written by Laura Rohrman

Directed by Erica Gould

Julia Crockett
Meghan Grady
Kate Grimes Chad Hoeppner Richard Thieriot
Amy Dickenson       Betty Hudson

Set Design: Alexis Distler         Lighting Design: Evan True       Sound Design: Scott O’Brien

Production Stage Manager: Miriam Hyfler       Producer: Lanie Zipoy

In 1940, Dale Messick became America’s first female syndicated cartoonist when she created the famous Brenda Starr, Reporter. Written by her granddaughter, the new play Reporter Girl, takes the audience on a surprising, funny, and moving adventure into the past, the present, and scenes from actual cartoons of the 1940s to uncover the truths and secrets of an extraordinary life that lie hidden in plain site inside the panels of a comic strip.

Friday, June 3rd, 8:45 pm
Sunday, June 5th, 4:00 pm
Sunday, June 12th, 8:00 pm

Tickets $10