FFIR Program Series: La Nena Se Casa & Dinner w/ Lorena!


Join FFIR Lorena and your fellow Spanish-speaking Carlyle residents for a Spanish language production of “La nena se casa” at Repertorio Español. (Live simultaneous English translation available as well). Después del show, discusión y empanadas en el apartamento de Lorena en Carlyle. Limited tickets available! Click here to learn more about the show and reserve your ticket.


FFIR Program Series: The Last Ship w/ Kristin!


Join FFIR Kristin to see THE LAST SHIP — a new musical with an original score by 16-time Grammy Award® winner Sting. Inspired by Sting’s own childhood experiences, THE LAST SHIP is set in the English seafaring town of Wallsend, a close-knit community where life has always revolved around the local shipyard and the hardworking men who construct magnificent vessels with tremendous pride.


FFIR Program Series: Dinner With a Video Game Designer w/ Kristin!


Are you a writer? Like to play video games? What happens to a story when it becomes part of a videogame? Join FFIR Kristin on Monday, September 22nd at 7:00pm for dinner and discussion in her apartment with special guest Barton Bishop, Narrative Director for Game Loft (www.gameloft.com). Learn ways in which designers merge gaming with narrative. Gameloft has produced games for several films including Iron Man, Dark Knight and Spiderman. Spaces are limited. Sign up here!


Barton Bishop is the Narrative Director of Game Loft (gameloft.com); he earned his MFA from NYU’s Department of Dramatic Writing, where he received the Harry Kondeleon Graduate Playwriting Award. His work has been commissioned by Florida Stage and produced in New York, Los Angeles, Montana, and Florida. Mr. Bishop is a three-time winner of the Florida Playwrights Process award and the recipient of the Witter Bynner Fellowship with the Abingdon Theatre Company, the Handel Fellowship in Playwriting, and the Holloway Playwright-In-Residence Fellowship at the University of South Florida. He was recently tapped by The Dramatist magazine as “One of 50 to Watch.” Mr. Bishop has also written for several children’s animated television shows, including Pokemon, YuGiOh GX, Winx Club, Magical Do Re Mi, and Shaman King.