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Alaina Hammond

ALAINA HAMMOND  (1981 - )

Nationality:    USA
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alaina Hammond was born at home in allston, Ma, on June 30, 1981. She graduated from Brookline High School in 1999, attended St. John's College in annapolis, MD and received a Ba in philosophy from Marlboro College in 2004. In addition to her work as a playwright, Ms. Hammond is an actress who has appeared in plays by Maria Micheles, Jen Thatcher, John Hudson, Ed Malin, John McKinney, Les Hunter and others. She played the role of Private Therin in "Earthkiller," a sci-fi film directed by andrew Bellware, written by Montserrat Mendez and produced by Laura Schlachtmeyer. She directed and acted in "The Good Depression," a short film edited by David Heidelberger. For further information or copies of her scripts, please email her at alainahammond@gmail.com.

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Active Healthy Bonding         And Then Came The Cranes         Awkward Girl Gets Hugged         Bound Not Together         Dr Chekhov, Gunshot Expert         Draw Me A Paper         Drawback To Benefits         For Amy Our Daughter         Future Dreams Of You         Getting Our Acts Together: 8 Short Plays By Alaina Hammond         Here We Go Again: 6 More Plays         Hot Sox Sex         License Too Loose To Lose         Lips Upon Cheeks         Nancy, To A Point         Party Continued, The         Reverent Elations         Salt On U.S. Soil, A         Sugar-Coated Sin         Trust Overrated         You Already Know



Active Healthy Bonding

Synopsis:
What is death if not a good excuse to dance?

Notes:
irected by Grant Neale

1st Produced:
algonquin Theater    2008

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comedy One act

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And Then Came The Cranes

Synopsis:
"Where did the Christian maid hide my whiskey?"

Notes:
Starring Sheena Earl And Lauren Johnson

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Awkward Girl Gets Hugged

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Bound Not Together

Synopsis:
There's a thin line between true love and Stockholm Syndrome.

Notes:
Starring Williams Kozy And Angela Collins

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Comedy

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Dr Chekhov, Gunshot Expert

Synopsis:
Behind every great playwright is a nurse.
- nytheatre.com

Notes:
part of Confronting Chekhov, eleven new short one-acts by inspired by the work of Anton Chekhov

1st Produced:
Various locations in Brooklyn and Manhattan, NY    2008

Company:
Brooklyn Playwrights Collective

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Draw Me A Paper

Synopsis:
a romantic contest comes to an end, for now

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1st Produced:
part of the Williamsburg art & Historical Center's "Woman artist's Journey"    2009

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Play/Drama

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Drawback To Benefits

Synopsis:
The doctor is in. all logic is out.

Notes:
part of the Fall And Rise Spontaneous Combustion Festival, celebrating Mark Twain

1st Produced:
Manhattan Theatre Source
177 MacDougal Street, New York, NY 10011    -

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Genre:
Short play---comedy

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For Amy Our Daughter

Synopsis:
a husband decides to solve his marital problems in a drastic way, ostensibly for the sake of his daughter.
- nytheatre.com

Notes:
part of 2009 Long Island City One Act Festival

1st Produced:
The Secret Theatre, NY    2009

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The Queens Players

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drama One act

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Future Dreams Of You

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In Association with Small Pond Productions. Starring: Ali Crosier, In Association with Small Pond Productions. Starring: Ali Crosier, Kiran Malhotra, Andrew Rothkin

1st Produced:
The Bridge Theatre at Shetler Studios. Manhattan    2008

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Genre:
drama One act

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Male:  3            Female:  3            Other:  -

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Getting Our Acts Together: 8 Short Plays By Alaina Hammond

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Presented As part of the PlayGround Development Series Starrring Ali Crosier, Benjamin Enkler, Emily Graves, Mike Hill, Elizabeth Ingber, Eliza Lay, Seth Lombardi, Ryan Metcalf And Michael Nathanson.

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Here We Go Again: 6 More Plays

Synopsis:
From the zany brainy brain of alaina Hammond comes a new batch of plays, expertly acted by the alaina Hammond players. (They don't refer to themselves that way; it's more like a collective nickname.)

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Presented As part of the PlayGround Development Series. Starrring Ali Crosier, Benjamin Enkler, Alaina Hammond, David Heidelberger, Mike Hill, Aaron David Kapner, Seth Lombardi, Kiran Malhotra, Johnny Pomatto, Katie Vaughan

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Genre:
comedy drama

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Hot Sox Sex

Synopsis:
The title says it all.

Notes:
starring Ryan Metcalf And Michael Nathanson.

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License Too Loose To Lose

Synopsis:
a woman receives "special" treatment from her narcoleptic hippy therapist

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Lips Upon Cheeks

Synopsis:
a cancer patient has a frank yet subtle conversation with her doctor about the next step of treatment, both of them flirting with different roles.

Notes:
Presented As part of the 2011 InGenius Short Play Festival. Reviewed on nytheatre.com. http://www.nytheatre.com/showpage.aspx?s=inge11972 Starring Ken Coughlin And Jessica Lynn Jennings. Directed by Michael Bordwell.

1st Produced:
Manhattan Theatre Source
177 MacDougal Street, New York, NY 10011    12 Jan 2011

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Genre:
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Nancy, To A Point

Synopsis:
a woman escapes into the recesses of her mind while dealing with a traumatic experience.

Notes:
semi-finalist in The Strawberry One-act Festival, winter 2007. Starring: Isabel Agnes, Sonya-Marie Aleman, Amy Carr, Chris Gilmer, Nikki Gold, Alaina Hammond, And J. Taylor. Directed by Amy Carr.

1st Produced:
The American Theater of Actors, Manhattan, NY    2007

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Party Continued, The

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Presented As part of the InGenius Short Play Festival. Race, the economy, And death Are the prevalent themes in the 2010 InGenius short play Festival At Manhattan Theatre Source. Funny, poignant, melancholy And never longer than 20 minutes, the plays capture the New York zeitgeist As the noughties draw to A close

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Genre:
short play

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Reverent Elations

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Presented As part of the Amelia Bassano festival, with The Dark Lady Players

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Genre:
Comedy

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Salt On U.S. Soil, A

Synopsis:
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part of Dramatizing Dante, The Brooklyn Playwrights Collective introduces A new series of 10 short plays inspired by the work of Dante Alighieri

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Brooklyn Playwrights Collective

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Sugar-Coated Sin

Synopsis:
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1st Produced:
Williamsburg art and Historical Center    2008

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Trust Overrated

Synopsis:
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Notes:
irected by Andrew Carter, in Association with Tip My Cup Productions.

1st Produced:
Triad Theatre, Manhattan    2008

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You Already Know

Synopsis:
Tagline: Her name is Winifred. But then you knew that.

Notes:
Directed by Steven Carl McCasland; Starring Lena August.; Part of "Speak The Speech" short play festival, produced by The Beautiful Soup Theater Collective.

1st Produced:
Beautiful Soup Theater Collective.    Sep 2011

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Genre:
Drama, short

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