I WAS A HOT MONK
written and performed by Brian Sheridan
How and why did this bi-coastal hot shot go from living the Show ‘Biz dream in Hollywood and Manhattan
to a Benedictine monastery in the slums of Cleveland?
Performance Dates: April 30, May 3 (matinee), May 6, May 10, May 16
Off-Broadway: SIRENS OF TITAN (dir - David Cromer) Big Game Theatre (Chicago), GROUP (dir-Austin Pendleton) Ensemble Studio Theatre, ’SEX’ IN THE TITLE - Ensemble Studio Theatre OktoberFest, ANOTHER DAY IN BAGHDAD - Abingdon Theatre Co, MOSCOW, UT - Abingdon Theatre Co, STRIP/TEASE (winner - Best Actor - Entertainment Today) Hudson Guild Theatre (LA), THE GORGES MOTEL FringeNYC (Best Ensemble).
Film: ONE NIGHT STAND (dir-Mike Figgis), ALAN’S EXPERIMENT (dir-Robert Townsend), BRECKENRIDGE (by Gretchen Cryer).
TV/New Media: WHAT WOULD YOU DO?-ABC (recurring), IN BETWEEN MEN-Amazon Prime, SOMETHING TO SING ABOUTLifetime, GENERAL HOSPITAL-ABC (recurring), DAYS OF OUR LIVES-NBC (recurring), AS THE WORLD TURNS-CBS (recurring), GUIDING LIGHT-CBS (recurring).
Brian’s original play TRAINING appeared in the New York International Playwrights’ Festival and won Best of the Fest at the Playtime Series here in NYC. His play TOP BANANA appeared at Ensemble Studio Theatre’s OktoberFest. As a solo artist, his show ME, THEM & U.S. was produced at the MET Theatre in LA and another solo effort, STOMPIN’ ON PASSION, appeared at LA’s Skylight Theatre. I WAS A HOT MONK marks Brian’s solo premiere in NYC.