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March 2020

Our Response to COVID-19

March 13 - June 30

Click here for community resources regarding Covid-19. Due to the latest developments around COVID-19/novel coronavirus, and under direction from LAUSD and public health officials, Unusual Suspects performances will not be presented in-person until it is deemed safe to do so. The Unusual Suspects Theatre Company is committed to the health and safety of all our constituents as well as members of the community. As we continue to monitor the situation, we will keep you informed of any further developments. Please feel free to contact us at info@theunusualsuspects.org for additional information. For the most up-to-date information on 2019-nCoV, please visit http://www.publichealth.lacounty.gov/media/Coronavirus/

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June 2020

San Fernando High School Performance Viewing

June 5
San Fernando High School,
11133 O'Melveny Avenue
San Fernando, CA 91340 United States

San Fernando High School students will share a recording of their live performance of their originally-written play from Fall 2019, “Blood Over Water.” The online viewing will be followed by a moderated post-show discussion of the play’s themes.* Synopsis: The relationship between the Sea Dwellers and the Land Dwellers is a strained one due to the human pollution entering the ocean. To make matters worse, BETTE, a human mafia boss, and LILITH, a devious siren, have joined forces to start a war amongst the two factions. It is up to BETTE’s twin sister ROWENA to uncover their evil plan and stop the war before it is too late. *Those who are interested should email adrienne@theunusualsuspects.org for a link to the online viewing event.

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Neighborhood Voices Performance

June 24 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Students, parents, and elders come together for our community based, intergenerational playwriting and performance workshop. Our intergenerational Neighborhood Voices program is a 12-week intensive workshop that brings parents and adult community members together to create & perform their own modernized fable alongside their children and other youth from their community. The unique experience provides valuable mirroring & mentoring opportunities for the underserved youth who are the focus of our work. *If interested, please contact adrienne@theunusualsuspects.org for a link to the online event.*

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Edison Middle School Performance Viewing

June 30

Edison Middle School students will share a recording of their live performance of their originally-written play from Fall 2019, “Monster Heist: Light vs. Dark.” The online viewing will be followed by a moderated post-show discussion of the play’s themes.* Synopsis: A gang of monsters that love stealing and their reluctant friend set their eyes on a magical stone that they heard was stored in a nearby museum. They quickly make a plan to steal the stone. While running out of the museum, they run into a teenage orphan alien. They find out that the orphan has a cool connection to the stone. The monsters use their powers to their advantage despite a reluctant friend who is getting close to the alien and wants all the mischief to stop. Little did the friend know that once they put their foot down, it would lead to an epic battle for family and…

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August 2020

Dorothy Kirby Center Performance

August 8
Dorothy Kirby Center,
1500 S McDonnell Ave
Commerce, 90040
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Come for a lively staged reading of an original play written by youth at Dorothy Kirby Center! Time: TBD *Note: ADVANCED PRE-APPROVAL PROBATION CLEARANCE REQUIRED. Please email yolanda.androzzo@theunusualsuspects.org for details on how to attend.

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