ACTRESS AND SINGER/SONGWRITER LAURA COYLE MAKES HER FRINGE DEBUT IN THE 'RAUCOUSLY FUNNY AND DEEPLY MOVING' A PIECE OF WORKview show |
A PIECE OF WORK
Triple threat Laura Coyle tells and belts out her autobiography through comedic and poignant anecdotes as well as heart wrenching, powerful songs – of a reluctant daughter and the tenacious daughter that raised her. A Piece of Work is surprising piece of theatre and star Laura Coyle is a revelation— she tugs at the audiences hearts strings one moment while throwing them in to raucous laughter in the next. Under the direction of the thoughtful and talented Mari Weiss, coinciding with the release of her powerful album, Laura Coyle’s A Piece of Work is not to be missed!
LAURA COYLE / Star and Creator: Los Angeles based Laura Coyle is an actress, singer / song writer and life coach. She has been working for over two years on this deeply personal show and is thrilled that it will be part of the Hollywood Fringe Festival the year.
MARI WEISS / Director & Co Writer: Los Angeles based Mari Weiss is a actor and writer and no stranger to the Fringe festival! She has performed original works for such venues as Rogue Machine’s ‘Rant & Rave’, ‘Spark Off Rose’, Comedy Central’s ‘Sit n Spin’ and ‘Write Club LA. She recently directed Jimmy Doyle’s solo show ‘Must Be Nice’ for festivals in Chicago and Dublin, Ireland. Mari can’t wait to see all her Fringe friends at the festival this year!
ASHLEY PARTINGTON/ Producer: Ashley has produced over a dozen shows with Los Angeles New Court Theatre, including Fringe festival favorite, “50 Shades of Shakespeare”. This is her first solo production and is so excited to bring this incredible show to the Hollywood Fringe Festival.
A noir poem written and performed by Julia Newton. 1950s America. Upper mid-central Midwest. Midnight visit to a young female investigator. Decapitated girl on a train track. And it's a comedy! Yay! Well, sort of. Come check it out!
"written by a mad man who lives on a roller-coaster, a love-letter to the theatre." - WestView News. "You'll laugh, you'll cry, you'll want to go to a Popsicle sex party." - Mister Growl, Decibel Magazine.