Radio Play Adapted From Hitchcock's Script Overcomes Coronavirus

In "39 Steps" MSTDA Teen Theatre Powers Past COVID-19

In "39 Steps" MSTDA Teen Theatre Powers Past COVID-19
Photo: Irina Hage, Irina Island Images

"MSTDA has more uplifting news to share," enthused Main Street Theatre & Dance Alliance assistant executive director Kimbirdlee Fadner. Another example of Roosevelt Island's muscular theatre refusing to bow down to COVID.

In "39 Steps" MSTDA Teen Theatre Powers Past COVID-19
Photo: Irina Hage, Irina Island Images

"Last weekend, MSTDA's Teen Theatre performed The 39 Steps, originally an Alfred Hitchcock screenplay. It was adapted into a radio play by Joe Landry and perfectly suitable for a social distanced theatrical experience."

In "39 Steps" MSTDA Teen Theatre Powers Past COVID-19
Photo: Irina Hage, Irina Island Images

It was directed by Jacqueline Lucid. Read her notes and the full cast and crew list here.

-David Stone

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