NUTLEY, NJ - The Show Must Go On! We Are Family: Virtual One Acts at Nutley Little Theatre's Readers' Theatre,  Dec. 17, 2020 at 8 p.m.

Both plays will be presented FREE on NLT's Facebook page and YouTube Channel, this double bill of original one-acts explores family dynamics and evolving identities. 

“Obituary,” written by John Kiely and directed by Jessalyn Gerbholtz, follows estranged siblings who reunite to write an obituary for their mother and learn more about each other than they expected. The cast includes Cayla Lawrence of Kansas City, MO as Roberta and Frank Pagliaro of Harwich, MA as Richard.

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In “Choices,” written by Constance G.J. Wagner and directed by Beatriz Esteban-Messina of Union City, a mother is dating her daughter’s ex-boyfriend. The cast includes Leslie Dixon Silverman of West Milford as Deirdre and Amanda Jean of Teaneck as Suzanna.

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NLT is  also a proud participant of the Amazon Smile Program. If you have an Amazon account and plan to make online purchases during Amazon Prime Days, we hope you will consider supporting NLT .

Amazon will donate 0.5% of every eligible AmazonSmile purchase to NLT at no cost to you. If you have already registered “Nutley Little Theatre” as your charitable organization, then start your shopping spree! If not, just select your charity as “Nutley Little Theatre.”