MONDAY ~ February 1

Be Careful What You Ask For
By Lisa Collins
Directed by Jennifer Lanier
Producer: Family of Color Productions* 

From the writer of Pass the Jam (PDX Playwright’s Daisy Dukes Shorts Night, Fertile Ground 2018) and iPhone and Lunch Room (PDXP Daisy Dukes Shorts Night, Fertile Ground 2019), Family of Color Production introduces Be Careful What You Ask For, directed by Jennifer Lanier. Lanier is a card-carrying actor, licensed for comedy, and Co Artistic Director of Original Practice Shakespeare Festival in Portland. This play examines the political and social conversations that are taking place at dining room tables and Zoom meetings throughout our nation. Be Careful What You Ask For features actors Vana O’Brien and Keith Cable as a Portland couple chatting over morning coffee about the year 2020. How do we have a conversation about politics, nationwide protests, racial injustice, and videos of police brutality against black people? Be Careful What You Ask For is a must-see production that will keep the conversations about community and social change at the forefront.

*GROW AWARD recipient

(17 minutes) 

Donate to this project: Venmo: FOCP_Lisa-Collins-72

Ryan Coleman – Production Designer
Nick Brown- Director of Photography
Ian Smith – Composer
Brent Lucas – Key Grip
Dustina Haase-Lanier – 1st AD
Jullian Johnson – Storyboard Artist
Robert Collins – Graphic Design