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LIFE LINE By Robert Ellsworth

LIFE LINE By Robert Ellsworth 

Two strangers, an affluent, middle-aged divorcee and a sardonic, gay Mexican American stylist, volunteer at a West Hollywood suicide hotline without any guidance. In this claustrophobic setting, they are forced to fend for themselves, performing a duty for which neither of them is qualified. They clash--of ideology, class and race/sexuality-- but despite their ostensible contrasts, they somehow find an intimacy between them and must tackle an increasingly dire phone calls as well as their own existential crisis. Memory colors the present and forges the future.
 
Friday, July 21st at 7:30pm
Friday, July 28th at 6:00pm
Sunday, July 30th at 4:30pm
 
Tickets: $25 Online, $27 at the Box Office
Premium Seats (Rows A-F): $30 Online, $35 at the Box Office
 
At the Theatre at St. Clement's
423 West 46th Street, NYC
Between 9th & 10th Avenue
 
 
 
ABOUT THE PLAYWRIGHT:
 
Robert Ellsworth (Playwright/Life Line) A native of Boston, Robert Ellsworth graduated cum laude from UCLA with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Creative Writing and an MFA from Cal State Los Angeles. A former journalist, his writings have appeared in Elle, US Weekly, FHM, Vogue, the Boston Globe, The National Post and Movieline.  Ellsworth has also sold three feature film screenplays to such major studios as Touchstone, Village Road Show and Warner Brothers. He has worked for Paramount Pictures, Shonda Rhymes and ABC Studios. He currently teaches Media Ethics and Journalism at Cal State Los Angeles and is working on his second play.
Ellsworth’s script, The Sect was the 2016 recipient of the Best Feature Screenplay Award for the 25th Annual California Media Arts Festival.
 

Friday, July 21st at 7:30 PMPrice: $25.00

Friday, July 21st at 7:30 PMPrice: $30.00

Friday, July 28th at 6:00 PMPrice: $25.00

Friday, July 28th at 6:00 PMPrice: $30.00

Sunday, July 30th at 4:30 PMPrice: $25.00

Sunday, July 30th at 4:30 PMPrice: $30.00

LIFE LINE By Robert Ellsworth (STF)

LIFE LINE By Robert Ellsworth 

Two strangers, an affluent, middle-aged divorcee and a sardonic, gay Mexican American stylist, volunteer at a West Hollywood suicide hotline without any guidance. In this claustrophobic setting, they are forced to fend for themselves, performing a duty for which neither of them is qualified. They clash--of ideology, class and race/sexuality-- but despite their ostensible contrasts, they somehow find an intimacy between them and must tackle an increasingly dire phone calls as well as their own existential crisis. Memory colors the present and forges the future.
 
Friday, July 21st at 7:30pm
Friday, July 28th at 6:00pm
Sunday, July 30th at 4:30pm
 
Tickets: $25 Online, $27 at the Box Office
Premium Seats (Rows A-F): $30 Online, $35 at the Box Office
 
At the Theatre at St. Clement's
423 West 46th Street, NYC
Between 9th & 10th Avenue
 
 
 
ABOUT THE PLAYWRIGHT:
 
Robert Ellsworth (Playwright/Life Line) A native of Boston, Robert Ellsworth graduated cum laude from UCLA with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Creative Writing and an MFA from Cal State Los Angeles. A former journalist, his writings have appeared in Elle, US Weekly, FHM, Vogue, the Boston Globe, The National Post and Movieline.  Ellsworth has also sold three feature film screenplays to such major studios as Touchstone, Village Road Show and Warner Brothers. He has worked for Paramount Pictures, Shonda Rhymes and ABC Studios. He currently teaches Media Ethics and Journalism at Cal State Los Angeles and is working on his second play.
 
Ellsworth’s script, The Sect was the 2016 recipient of the Best Feature Screenplay Award for the 25th Annual California Media Arts Festival.

Friday, July 21st at 7:30 PMPrice: $25.00

Friday, July 21st at 7:30 PMPrice: $30.00

Friday, July 28th at 6:00 PMPrice: $25.00

Friday, July 28th at 6:00 PMPrice: $30.00

Sunday, July 30th at 4:30 PMPrice: $25.00

Sunday, July 30th at 4:30 PMPrice: $30.00

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