James Koroni portrayed the role of Jack, a young and gifted autistic man, in Riley Thomas‘ work in progress ‘Deuces Wild’. Deuces Wild is one of four new works-in-progress which made up an exciting evening of Musical Theater! In addition to acting in this production he assisted the sweet and talented choreographer, Jennifer Knox as dance captain of Deuces Wild.
After a sold out award-winning run of his musical Stuck at NYMF ’12, writer/composer Riley Thomas looks to the future with snapshots of four new works-in-progress, ranging from gritty black box pieces to full-scale Broadway style shows. Here's what he presented at NYMF 2013:
Deuces Wild: Atlantic City better watch out when a New Jersey gambler realizes his autistic cousin has a head for numbers.
Living Larkin: Delve into a lurid but eloquent mind in this gritty one-man exposé. (R-rated. Book & Additional Lyrics by Jon Larkin)
Wearing Black: Evan must navigate the drugs, debts and relationships he inherits when his twin brother is killed.
Blood Fountain: An ancient and evil wizard seeks to restore his lost power in this sweeping fantasy epic.
For more info on Riley Thomas please visit: http://www.rileythomasonline.com/