Sonia Flew flies to Cuba!

September 20, 2018

In 2017 Wellesley Rep produced SONIA FLEW, bringing back to Boston the acclaimed play by Wellesley College faculty member Melinda Lopez after its lauded introduction in 2004. We are thrilled to announce that Melinda is about to experience a life-changing event: two of Melinda’s plays (BECOMING CUBA and SONIA FLEW) are being published in Cuba…

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The Swellesley Report: Sonia Flew

August 17, 2017

First off, the last thing a mom should ask a nineteen-year-old young man hell-bent on joining the Marines in response to the 9/11 attacks is, “What do you know about how the world works?” And she certainly shouldn’t ask it with a world-weary air, making it clear that she is the one in the room…

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Get to Know the Cast of Sonia Flew – Part 2

June 15, 2015

In this blog post, the second part of a two-part series featuring interviews with the cast of Sonia Flew, we get political: delving into how the play, which takes place at two very dramatic periods in history, relates to our current cultural struggle, both politically and socially. More importantly perhaps, the cast begins to draw…

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Get to Know the Cast of Sonia Flew – Part 1

June 14, 2015

Some of my favorite concepts taken from my interviews with the talented cast of Sonia Flew are ones that can be easily applied both inside and outside the theatre: listen to your intuition; happy accidents may change the course of your life; and stop fighting yourself, embrace your passions whole-heartedly. Through entertaining stories of church…

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Two company members receive IRNE Award nominations

June 28, 2013

  Wellesley Summer Theatre Company is proud to announce that two company members have received IRNE Award nominations for Best Supporting Actress in a Play: Angela Bilkic, for the role of Linda in Holiday, and Charlotte Peed, for the role of Kate in Dancing and Lughnasa. Both Charlotte and Angela will appear in Wellesley Summer Theatre’s upcoming…

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