Purple Glasses

PURPLE GLASSES is a New York-based production company specializing in narrative feature films, television projects and plays that feature strong female characters. 

We seek to nurture female writers, directors and producers and develop projects with a focus on female character driven stories.

PLAYS

 

MY GODDAMN BAT MITZVAH
Smart and spirited Maddie Stone’s world comes undone when her parents announce their divorce three weeks before her bat mitzvah.
Recent staged readings in New York and in Los Angeles.
Theater 54, October 2016
Electric Lodge, August, 2016
*Mentored by Rinne Groff

ALL THE GREENBERG GIRLS
Sam’s triple bypass surgery gets upstaged when his dysfunctional family unravels in the ICU.
*Mentored by Nicky Silver

BEAUTIFUL PASADENA
It’s 2008. A couple sinks thousands of dollars into a remodel for their historic apartment in Pasadena just as the economy and their marriage collapse. 
*Mentored by Rinne Groff

FREEWAY (10-MINUTE PLAY)
What if your inner voice warned you not to walk down the aisle?  Would you listen and cancel the wedding or just keep driving down the freeway toward marriage?
Artistic New Directions/Eclectic Shorts Festival, Theater 54, February 2017 starring Sawyer Spielberg, Peter Douglas, Sarah Baskin, Raye Levine
*Mentored by Terry Milner

EATING SKELETONS
A young actress takes herself on a humorous journey to accept her body image and follow her dreams.
Past productions: Variations Theater Group, 2011, San Francisco Fringe Festival, 2006, Red Room, Samuel French, Pulse and Riant Theaters, 1999
*Mentored by Gia Forakis and Tracy Francis James

BLINDFOLDED APPARITIONS
When a Jewish graduate student arrives in Prague fifty years after World War 2, she closes her eyes and wakes up a prisoner back in the Terezin ghetto.
Past productions: Samuel French, Pulse, 1999
*Mentored by Janice L. Goldberg


Awards & Honors

February 2017 - Production of Freeway at the Artistic New Directions/Eclectic Shorts Festival, Theater 54, starring Sawyer Spielberg, Peter Douglas, Sarah Baskin, Raye Levine
 
 

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