Plays

ALL THE ROADS HOME

(3f, 1m)

As three generations of headstrong women choose which dreams to sacrifice and when to keep fighting, all must discover the threads of unspoken secrets, shared dreams, and unflinching determination that bind them together. A play with songs.


COLLECTIVE RAGE: A PLAY IN 5 BOOPS; IN ESSENCE A QUEER AND OCCASIONALLY HAZARDOUS EXPLORATION; DO YOU REMEMBER WHEN YOU WERE IN MIDDLE SCHOOL AND YOU READ ABOUT SHACKLETON AND HOW HE EXPLORED THE ARCTIC?; IMAGINE THE ARCTIC AS A PUSSY AND IT’S SORT OF LIKE THAT

(5f)

Betty is rich; Betty is lonely; Betty’s busy working on her truck; Betty wants to talk about love, but Betty needs to hit something. And Betty keeps using a small hand mirror to stare into parts of herself she’s never examined. Five different women named Betty collide at the intersection of anger, sex, and the “thea-tah.”


THE MOORS

(5f, 1m)

Two sisters and a dog live out their lives on the bleak English moors, and dream of love and power. The arrival of a hapless governess and a moor-hen set all three on a strange and dangerous path. The Moors is a dark comedy about love, desperation, and visibility.


PHOEBE IN WINTER

(2f, 4m)

When three brothers return home from a distant war, they prepare to settle into their old lives. But a knock at the door yields a girl named Phoebe who accuses them of killing her own three brothers, and demands reparations. As Phoebe's presence changes the very structure of their family, a war that was once far away now threatens to re-ignite inside their home.


THE ROOMMATE

(2f)

Sharon, in her mid-50s, is recently divorced and needs a roommate to share her Iowa home. Robin, also in her mid-50s, needs a place to hide and a chance to start over. But as Sharon begins to uncover Robin's secrets, they encourage her own deep-seated desire to transform her life completely. A dark comedy about what it takes to re-route your life - and what happens when the wheels come off.


STILL

(3f,1m, winner of the Yale Drama Series award)

Forty-one-year old Morgan’s baby has been born dead, eighteen-year-old Dolores is pregnant with a child she doesn’t want, and failed midwife Elena is seeking either redemption or a career change. As both women confront their fears, their desires, and each other, dead baby Constantinople roams the world, searching for the meaning of the word “wow,” a satisfying explanation of S&M, and above all, his mother.


THAT POOR GIRL AND HOW HE KILLED HER

(4f, 4m)

Alyssa Long is pretty, rich, and lucky enough to have attracted the attention of mysterious newcomer Felix Maia. But in the wake of her sudden disappearance, frenemies gather and rumors abound. A (very) dark comedy that looks at social media and social justice, how far we're willing to go, and who we are when we get there. Gossip Girl meets Lord of the Flies.


WINK

(1f, 3m)

Sofie is an unhappy housewife. Gregor is her bread-winning husband. Dr. Franz is their psychiatrist. Wink is the cat. And Gregor has just skinned the cat. A dark comedy about the thin, thin line between savagery and civilization.