The Multi-use Community Cultural Center, or MuCCC, (142 Atlantic Avenue) is gearing up for its annual New Plays/New Voices Festival, which celebrates the world of contemporary Rochester theater, presenting new works by local playwrights, as performed by local actors and actresses. The festival continues through Friday, June 26. The remaining performances include Justin Rielly's retrospective piece on life and theater, "Ghostlight," on Friday, June 19, at 7:30 p.m.; a collection of short plays by Louie Podlaski entitled "Another Broken Machine" on Saturday, June 20, at 7:30 p.m.; and Solomon Blaylock's multi-media journey through the worlds of religion, politics and the occult "Apology," playing Friday, June 26, at 8 p.m.
All performances are free with a suggested donation, with the exception of "Apology," an 18-and-over performance with a $4 admission. For more information, visit muccc.org.