June 7, 5 pm
Agita & The Key ~ An LGBTQ life story and a love story ..
The Key ~ LGBTQ Short and AGITA ~ One Woman Play will be screened at the Jersey Shore Shore Arts Center, in Ocean Grove, NJ.
It will be a matinee on Saturday, June 3,2023 during the week of Pride in Asbury.
Tickets will be avail through a tix site venue. They will $15.00 in advance and $20.00 cash at the door.
Below you will find the synopsis to both films along with the trailers.
Agita is a One Woman Play that was taped live.
A true Italian-American story centered around family, food, and of course, drama, Agita is the coming-of-age story of first-generation New Jersey native writer, comedian, singer-songwriter, musician and actor Maryann Maisano.
Set in the shadows of the George Washington Bridge, Agita recounts the joys and challenges of life in 1960s suburban America being raised by traditional Italian immigrants in a rather dysfunctional household. Maisano takes the audience on a poignant and hilarious journey as she recounts tales of her rebellious childhood pushing against her family’s expectations that eventually lead her to embrace the unspeakable… THERAPY! Ultimately, Maisano is left to make the two hardest decisions of her adult life, “coming out” to family and friends and trading in a six-figure bank VP of Sales position to become a full-time entertainer!
Agita is a story of courage and hope, and how risking it all to fulfill our dreams is the true path to happiness!
The Key ~ Short Film
The chemistry between Gia and Margo was undeniable but life had other plans.
What happens when a fire burns to quickly? Is it lost in smoke or can an ember survive …
Was it love? Was it lust?
Will Gia and Margo unlock the door to the past and find their way back? Sometimes all you need is “the key”.