Rejection has never been so hilarious! After her role in a Woody Allen play was rethought, actress Annabelle Gurwitch was devastated. Then, she got funny. Gurwitch and a revolving cast of fellow show-biz veterans share their stories of getting fired.
An L.A. Theatre Works full cast performance featuring:
Hillary Carlip – Balls
Carl Capotorto – Stories I’ve Decided Not To Tell
Illeana Douglas – How an Actor’s Brain is Different than a Human Beings
Paul Feig – The Big Red Shoes Diaries
Dana Gould – Jimmy, The Idiot
Annabelle Gurwitch – Crimes and Mythdemeanors
Jason Kravits – Dead Man Working
Sandra Tsing Loh – The Little F*&*K That Could
Taylor Negron – Goblins in the Stock Yard
Paul F. Tompkins – Video, Video
Jim Turner – You Be A Man, I’ll Be A Man. You Treat Me Right, I’ll Treat You Right.
Matt Walsh – Ba-Looney Tunes
Elizabeth Warner – 12 Angry Witches
Charlayne Woodard – Wales
Roy Zimmerman – I’m Fired
Directed by Tom Gianas. Recorded before a live audience at the Skirball Cultural Center, Los Angeles in March of 2005.