Bringing her unpredictable one woman show to Park Slope, Vickie takes the audience on a ride from her misguided upbringing in Compton to her rise as a successful actor, writer and artist.
Running Into Me | September 16th; Time- 7pm; Price- $20
Venue: Brooklyn Conservatory of Music, 58 7th Ave., Park Slope
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BEAT Festival Opening Night | September 15th; Time- 7pm; Price- FREE (The standard museum suggested donation entrance policy still applies)
Venue: Brooklyn Museum, 200 Eastern Parkway, Crown Heights
About Vickie Tanner:
Vickie Tanner received a BFA in theatre at California State University, Long Beach and studied the Meisner Technique in a 2-year professional acting program with Maggie Flanigan in New York City. Among her theatre credits are STOMP (Original American cast, Orpheum Theatre, National and European Tours); world premiere of TANTALUS, Denver Center Theatre and British tour with the Royal Shakespeare Company, written by John Barton, directed by Ed Hall and Sir Peter Hall, TWO DAYS, Long Wharf Theatre, by Donald Margulies, directed by Lisa Peterson, and THAT DAMN DYKSTRA at Access Theatre. She wrote and has performed her solo play, RUNNING INTO ME , is Vickie’s first solo play. She has performed it in New York at 59E59 Theatres (Directors Padraic Lillas/Bruce McCarty), La Mama, Cherry Lane Studio Theatre, New Box Theatre, Nuyorican Poets Cafe, Queen’s Theatre in the Park, Dixon Place Theatre, the United Solo Festival 2011 & 2012, Whitefire Theatre in Los Angeles (Dir. Bruce McCarty), 78th Street Theatre Lab (Dir. Margarett Dykstra) and Edinburgh Fringe @ Underbelly, Cowgate, 2014 (Directors Padraic Lillas and Bruce McCarty). She was recently awarded a week-long residency at the The Ayles and Day Artists Retreat to work on a new play, currently titled: Leave Me Alone. Her film credits include Drop Back Ten, Acts of Worship, No Way Out and The Apology. Television: NYPD Blue, STOMP Out Loud, Wonderland, (Writer/Dir. Peter Berg), Law and Order SVU, One Life to Live and Mercy. www.vickietanner.com www.playsolo.net