True Comedy Theatre Company and the Emily Harvey Foundation present



Stuart Sherman (1945-2001)


John Hagan


Yolanda Hawkins

Five Short Plays by Stuart Sherman


"It Is Against the Law to Shout 'Fire!' in a

Crowded Theatre, Or, 'Fire! Fire!' "


"In the Playroom" (world premiere)


"This House is Mine Because I Live in It"


"Endless Meadows, and So Forth"


"Chattanooga Choo-Choo (Fur Elise)"


Directed by John Hagan and Yolanda Hawkins


Cast: Peter Clough, Valerie Evering, John Hagan, Asta Hansen (December 4 & 5), Yolanda Hawkins, Shira Kobren, Anna Kohler, Eileen Laverty, John Matturri, Martina Milova, David Nash, Lisa Pakulski (December 6 & 7), Matthew G. Park and Amy Quint


December 4 - 7, 2009

(Dec. 4, 5 and 7 at 7:30 p.m.; Dec. 6 at 4 p.m.)


In addition, December 4 - 6:

A Spectacle re-enactment by Robin Deacon, plus an excerpt from Deacon's

forthcoming film on Stuart Sherman


In addition, December 7:

A post-performance discussion

with friends and co-workers of Stuart Sherman


The Emily Harvey Foundation Gallery

537 Broadway, 2nd Floor (near Spring Street)


Presented in conjunction with

"Beginningless Thought/Endless Seeing:

The Works of Stuart Sherman"

80WSE Gallery

80 Washington Square East

October 21 - December 19, 2009


No admission charge.

Reservations are not required.