A film from JPCatholic, produced here in Escondido

This student-written comedy looks deep inside the inter-family tensions of two rival acting students who are forced to reconcile their differences to play lovers Romeo and Juliet in their final school play, vying for a life-changing prize.

Runtime: 65 minutes
Suggested rating: PG

Directed by

Maggie Mahrt ‘10

Written by

Bella Lake ‘22 & Prof. Chris Riley

Produced by

Eleazar Palma ‘21 & Prof. George Simon ‘13

Event details:

6:30pm Check-in begins
7:00pm Welcome: Dr Connolly and Prof. George Simon on JPCatholic’s vision for Creative Escondido – our building of a local Creative Arts industry cluster.

Community Welcomes:

Dane White, Mayor of Escondido

Deanna Smith Chair, Escondido Chamber of Commerce

Dan Forster, Downtown Business Association


Screening of O, Brawling Love! JPCatholic’s first Feature Film Program project.

8:20pm Panel of JPCatholic faculty, alumni, and student filmmakers.
8:45pm Invitation to become a Patron of the Arts supporting our Feature Film Program Fund.
9:00pm Dessert reception in the Ritz Mezzanine
Register for Free
Student Life Center and Maple Plaza