Elea Easton

Actress & Writer

Who Doesn't Love Shorts in Winter?

Who Doesn’t Love Shorts in Winter?

I’m very excited to report that I’m playing a small role in the Annual T. Schreiber Shorts 10-Minute Play Festival this year.

It is the 4th year that T. Schreiber Studio & Theatre in Chelsea, New York has put together the 10-Minute Play Festival, and every year I have been aching to be a part of it! I’m so excited that this year, my time has finally come!

Rehearsal For No Soap
Me and Mary Monahan trying on our maid’s outfits for the first time during rehearsals for Shelley Berman’s No Soap

I’m proud to say I will be playing the part of Bettie in Shelley Berman’s No Soap! written by Bob Canning and directed by Page Clements. It is a seriously funny play and is right up my alley. When I first read it I pissed myself laughing. I was lmao-ing and lol-ing all the way to the end. 

The 10-minute play series features works by 10 playwrights, selected from nearly 1000 submissions in a nationwide playwriting competition. Curated and produced by Halle Morse and Megan Grace, “The Schreiber Shorts” marks the second production of T. Schreiber’s 2016-17 season.

There are so many talented people involved that I simply must list them all here…

10 Talented Playwrights: Bob Canning, Eugenie Carabatsos, Nelson Clark, Alex Dremann, Jim Gordon, Peter Kennedy, Dan McGeehan, Rosemary Frisino Toohey, Michael Weems, Nathan Yungerberg

10 Talented Directors: Raquel Alamazan, Janet Bentley, Page ClementsAnn CooleyIvette Dumeng, Crystal Edn, Joan Kane, Clarissa Marie Lignon, Gregg Pica, Jake Turner

And, 27 Talented Actors: Jason Asher, Gregory Barone, Bill Barry, Emily Chastain, Thomas Conroy*, Jonathan Dauermann, Brian Dole, Elea Easton, Julian Gavilanes, Taylor GravesAnthony Inneo*, Steven Curtis Jones, Matt Maretz*, Andrew Markiewicz, Nicolle Marquez, Michele Merlo*, Mary Monahan, Rebeca Robles, Ivan Sandomire, John Sarno, Gus Solomons jr.*, Tai Thompson, Viviana Valeria, Vanessa Johansson, Kate Whitney*, Maeve Yore*, Jaron Young.

Produced by: Megan Grace & Halle Morse
Production Stage Manager: Eddy Roland
Lighting Design: Destiny Cordero
Sound Design: Andy Evan Cohen
Assistant Director: Kyra Bloom

It’s set to be an amazing show you simply can’t miss. Opening night is NEXT WEEK, so get your tickets now! 

Performances are Wednesdays-Sundays at 8:00pm at the Gloria Maddox Theatre (151 West 26th Street, 7th Floor) from 25th January – 11th February 2017. Tickets $15: tschreiber.org/shorts


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The Turtle-necks Present...


An Evening of Comedy & Music

VERY EXCITED to announce my event raising money for The Doe Fund, a New York charity that helps homeless people get back on their feet.

It’s going to be an amazing night of comedy and music and BOY do I have a fantastic line up for you!!

I am proud to say that we have the gorgeous Keleigh Nealon and the crazily unique Zardon Richardson who will both be hosting the event and making sure we have the best night ever! 🙂

On the Stand Up Comedy line up, we have the fabulously funny Tyler Fischer plus our host Zardon will also be putting in a performance.

Our Improv troop for the night includes these hilarious people: Andrea Simons, Andrea Pinkard, Becca Beberaggi, Eden Neville, Austin Henderson.Caroline Yost, Jerry Burgos and Sascha Garrey.

Plus we have comedy skits written and performed by yours truly Elea Easton and funny lady Jessica Napier. The skits also feature the amazing talents of Sarah Okada and Chris Finch.

The smooth sounds of Billey Bristol will take us into the night plus we are yet to confirm our final band so WATCH THIS SPACE!


Aim is to raise $1000 for The Doe Fund in donations and ticket sales… Even if you can’t make it to the event, please do feel free to donate at : https://www.justgive.org/turtlenecks

Donate $20 or more to secure your ticket. (Please write ‘ticket’ or ‘donation’ in the comments box when you make your donation)

Event takes place at 6:30pm on Sunday 17th April @ The Delancey, New York.

CLICK HERE for the Facebook event page.

Hope you can make it!!

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