The Decameron: Day 8
Based on “Day 2, Story 1”
A man pretends to be a beggar.
by Ryan Sellers
Based on “Day 3, Story 2”
Suspecting the Queen of adultery, a wise King discovers his plan to catch her lover is not as foolproof as first imagined.
by Will Hayes
mentored by Ryan Sellers starring Ariana Jarama as Queen, Evan K as King, Will Hayes as Man, Lauren Webre as Ring Girl, Hayward Charles as Honeybear, and Jason Tuttle as Bodyguard with cinematography by Andrés Mera and music by Konstantine Lortkipanidze
Based on “Day 1, Story 3”
What happens when you run out of money in quarantine?
by Da’Von Moody
mentored by Ryan Sellers with special thanks to co-star Solomon Parker III and music by Neo and Farina
Ryan Sellers National Tour: Five Little Monkeys (ATMTC) DC Area: Synetic Theater: The Adventures of Peter Pan, The Man in the Iron Mask, The Taming of the Shrew, The Three Musketeers, King Lear, A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Helen Hayes, Best Ensemble), Macbeth, Host and Guest, The Master And Margarita, Antony and Cleopatra, Don Quixote, Dante, Romeo and Juliet (Helen Hayes, Best Ensemble), Othello; Signature Theater: West Side Story, Threepenny Opera, Miss Saigon; Folger Theater: Merry Wives of Windsor, The Second Shepherds’ Play, Studio Theater: Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson; Shakespeare Theater: Romeo and Juliet, A Midsummer Night’s Dream; Imagination Stage: The Ballad of Mu Lan, The Night Fairy, Anime Momotaro, P. Nokio, The Wind In The Willows; Constellation Theater: White Snake, Arabian Nights, Keegan Theatre: The Undeniable Sound of Right Now; Creative Cauldron: The Turn of the Screw, Madeline’s Christmas; Arts On The Horizon: Sunny and Licorice, Point A to Point B.
Will Hayes previously performed with Synetic Theater in The Man in the Iron Mask, Romeo and Juliet, As You Like It, and A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Other credits include Studio Theatre’s Rocky Horror Show (Rocky), The Who’s Tommy (Tommy) with Open Circle Theatre, and Olney Theatre Center’s Colossal.
Da’Von T. Moody SYNETIC: Treasure Island (Doctor Livesy), DC Area: Signature theatre: Gun & Powder, Grand Hotel, Ain’t Misbehavin’, Constellation Theatre: Aida (Mereb); Ford’s Theatre: The Wiz, A Christmas Carol; ArtsCentric: Hair (Berger), Toby’s Dinner Theatre: Dreamgirls (C.C. White).