Play in NYC based on deadly Conn. school shooting
NEW YORK (AP) — A new play about the massacre at the Sandy Hook Elementary School in will have a benefit reading in December in New York City to commemorate the second anniversary of the tragedy.
Eric Ulloa's "26 Pebbles," which was adapted from transcripts of interviews with people touched by the shootings, will have a staged reading Dec. 15 at the Culture Project's The Lynn Redgrave Theater. The director will be Igor Goldin, and prices range from $50-$150.
Proceeds from the event will benefit a collection of charities chosen by residents of Newtown, Connecticut. The shooting, which left 20 first graders and six educators dead, occurred there on Dec. 14, 2012.
The play's producers are R. Erin Craig, La Vie Productions, James E. Cleveland, Randy Donaldson and Wolfstone Productions.