May 25, 2024

Mark Scharf’s Play Opens 3/18

ScharfMarkMark Scharf’s play “Keeping Faith” opens at the Laurel Mill Playhouse in Laurel, Md., on March 18. The show runs through March 24 with 8 p.m. performances on Fridays and Saturdays. Sunday matinees will be at 2 p.m. on March 17 and 24. Tickets are $15 for general admission, $12 for students 18 and under, active duty military and seniors. To make reservations, call 301-617-9906 and press 2, or contact Maureen Rogers at

Scharf is an adjunct instructor in the Department of Theatre & Dance.

Mark Scharf’s Play to Appear at Festival

The Piccolo Spoleto Festival in Charleston, S.C., will feature two staged readings of adjunct professor Mark Scharf’s play “Fortune’s Child.” The festival runs from Friday, May 25 through Sunday, June 10 and readings of “Fortune’s Child” are scheduled for Thursday, May 31 and Friday, June 1. For more information about the festival, visit

Mark Scharf Appears in Baltimore Theatre Production

Mark Scharf, adjunct instructor of theatre and dance, is appearing in Fells Point Corner Theatre’s production of The Ice Man Cometh. In the Eugene O’Neill play, Scharf plays the role of Larry Slade. The production opened on Friday, January 13 in Baltimore, Md., and runs through Sunday, February 12. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit

Scharf is a semi-finalist for the 2012 Eugene O’Neill National Theater Conference.

Mark Scharf

Mark Scharf, adjunct instructor, had his full-length play Keeping Faith produced by the Twin Beach Players of Chesapeake Beach, Md. in November. His one-act play Empires Fall was presented as a staged reading by the Run of the Mill Theatre in Baltimore in December, and his full-length Fortune’s Child will be presented in a staged reading by the Baltimore Playwrights Festival in January. In addition, his play for young audiences, The Machine, was accepted by Pioneer Drama Services for May 2011 publication.