SPARK: Igniting the Future of Small Musicals

Industry Weekend: April 6 - 8, 2018
 

Mark Fleischer, Kevin Hammonds, Kristin Bair, Marlo Hunter | Photo: Matt Polk

Pittsburgh CLO is proud to share its inaugural SPARK festival with an audience of theater industry professionals. SPARK's weekend of public performances will coincide with the end of the Spring 2018 Conference of the National Alliance for Musical Theatre, of which Pittsburgh CLO is a founding member. NAMT members attending the Conference are encouraged to stay through the weekend to experience Festival programming and special events. Industry Weekend passes are also available to agents, literary managers, producers, artists and administrators.

All SPARK programming, including the world premiere of UP AND AWAYwill be available within the weekend. For information on how to register for an Industry Weekend pass, please email SparkFestival@pittsburghclo.org.

Industry Passes Include:

  • Admission to all SPARK Readings and Workshops (April 6 - 8).
    • Descriptions of each show and creative team bios are available on the SPARK Programming page.
    • The Industry Weekend Schedule is listed below.
  • A Commemorative Festival Gift
  • Discounted Admission to a Performance of the World Premiere Production of UP AND AWAY
  • Discounted Stay at Festival-Affiliated Hotels
  • Invitations to Exclusive Parties:
    • Festival Weekend Kickoff Party at The Andy Warhol Museum
    • Festival Farewell Happy Hour

Industry Weekend Schedule

Friday, April 6


4:30pm

  • GAME ON* (Benedum 2nd Floor, 719 Liberty Ave.)
  • JUST BETWEEN THE ALL OF US* (Benedum 4th Floor, 719 Liberty Ave.)

7 – 10:00pm

  • Festival Weekend Kickoff Party (The Andy Warhol Museum)

10:30pm

  • Late Night: The Q Brothers present Q GENTS (CLO Cabaret)

Saturday, April 7


10:00am

  • AN UNTITLED NEW PLAY BY JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE* (Benedum 4th Floor, 719 Liberty Ave.)
  • GAME ON* (Benedum 2nd Floor, 719 Liberty Ave.)

12:30pm

  • THE DOUBLE-THREAT TRIO* (937 Liberty Avenue, 1st Floor)
  • POOL BOY* (937 Liberty Avenue, 3rd Floor)

3:00pm

  • SKiNFoLK* (Benedum 2nd Floor, 719 Liberty Ave.)
  • THESE GIRLS HAVE DEMONS* (Benedum 4th Floor, 719 Liberty Ave.)

5:30pm

  • BEYOND THE MOON* (937 Liberty Avenue, 1st Floor)

7:30pm

  • UP AND AWAY (CLO Cabaret)

10:30pm

  • Late Night: Works in Progress – Songwriters’ Showcase (CLO Cabaret) featuring songs from THE PERFECT MATE and WHERE EVER IT MAY BE

Sunday, April 8


10:00am

  • AN UNTITLED NEW PLAY BY JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE* (Benedum 4th Floor, 719 Liberty Ave.)
  • JUST BETWEEN THE ALL OF US* (Benedum 2nd Floor, 719 Liberty Ave.)

12:30pm

  • THE DOUBLE-THREAT TRIO* (937 Liberty Avenue, 1st Floor)
  • POOL BOY* (937 Liberty Avenue, 3rd Floor)

3:00pm

  • SKiNFoLK* (Benedum 2nd Floor, 719 Liberty Ave.)
  • THESE GIRLS HAVE DEMONS* (Benedum 4th Floor, 719 Liberty Ave.)

5:30pm

  • Festival Farewell Happy Hour (Backstage Bar & CLO Cabaret)

 

*Reading or workshop followed by a talkback.