Arts preview: The Next Stage Initiative offers glimpse at Available Light Theatre's 2014 productions

Jesse Tigges, Columbus Alive

Get a first look at the potential works Available Light Theatre will produce in 2014. The initiative includes two workshop stagings and four stage readings.

Standout readings include AVL Artistic Director Matt Slaybaugh's adaptation of Ben Lerner's "Leaving the Atocha Station" (which will receive a full production in June) and "Patience Worth" by Jennifer Schlueter (of the for/word company and OSU's Department of Theatre).

Riffe Center Studio Two

Jan. 9-18

77 S. High St., Downtown