No Shame Athens

No Shame – New Playwrights Series 2013-2014

John Bray-No Shame 01    No Shame Reading 02 

No Shame Athens returns on August 18th hosted by UGA Professor and Rose of Athens Theatre Associate Artist, John Patrick Bray. If you are interested in being cast and/or for any information regarding new play readings, contact John Patrick Bray at  No Shame takes place at RoA Theatre’s office/rehearsal space at Studio Dance Academy – 1100 Jennings Mill PKWY, Suite F, Athens, GA, Room E (behind Trader Joe’s/across from Home Depot)

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Upcoming No Shame Stage Readings include

  • August 18, 2013 – David Lyman Fisher-The Would-Be King of Castalon
  • September 8, 2013 – Jordan Pulliam-Bat-Hamlet
  • October 6, 2013 – Ron Pullins – Ice Dancing
  • November 3, 2013 – Donna Latham – Grievances and Whirlgigs
  • December 8, 2013 – Alice Shapiro
  • January 19, 2014 – Caity Johnson – The Parrot: A Folk Tale
  • February 9, 2014 – David Davis – The Hermit
  • March 23, 2014 – Stephanie Murphy – From the Base of Mount Trashmore
  • April 27, 2014 – Don Goodrum – Littlefield

*it is ‘shameless’, so there may be language and/or subject matter that is objectionable to some. parental discretion advised.


Previous NO SHAME format to return at a later date. For now, enjoy local, original works!

2010 No Shame Team

THE MISSION:  The mission of Rose of Athens Theatre’s weekly performance opportunity, No Shame, is to provide a supportive environment for creators and performers to try stuff out. No Shame encourages risk-taking and fearlessness. Partnering with Hendershot’s, Athens’ hippest family Coffee-Bar-Café, No Shame is a weekly performance event that is exciting, raw, and addictive for both audience and artist. You can perform ANYTHING created by you or a friend.

2010 No Shame participant

RULES: 3 simple rules for No Shame performers:  1 – Must be original.  2 – Must be 5 minutes or less.  3 – Must not break the law.

HOW TO TRY IT:  How can you become a participant?

Show up and sign up for a slot at 6:30 and the first 15 acts that sign up will get slots. Bring your (or a friend’s) original scenes, music, dance, poetry, improvisation, standup, media presentation and any combination thereof.

JUST THE FACTS:  NO SHAME, a FREE weekly Rose of Athens Theatre original works performance opportunity.

Where: Hendershot’s, 1560 Oglethorpe Avenue next to Transmetropolitan.

When:    6:30pm doors open. Show starts at 7:00pm. Every Sunday!

Tickets:     FREE!!!!!! 

No Shame Theatre is for everyone* and it is FREE, and happening every single daggone Sunday at our friends, Hendershot’s Coffee and Bar. Share a story, song, script, dance, comedy, anything…sign up at 6:30. Show begins at 7pm. Either perform OR watch!

*it is ‘shameless’, so there may be language and/or subject matter that is objectionable to some. parental discretion advised.