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MARRIAGE TROUBLES: A COMEDY

by Vera Berlyavsky

A brief look into the complicated and ordinary lives of a Jewish elderly couple living in NJ and fighting, loving and living with each other for over 50 years. 

 

Exposed

by Richard Curtis

A man with a crush on a ballerina wangles his way into her rehearsal studio, catching her at a vulnerable moment. But she gives him an unforgettable lesson in dance as a metaphor for courtship ritual.

 

BRIGHT.  APPLE.  CRUSH

by Christopher Yockey

Bright. Apple. Crush tells the story of three strangers whose lives are thrust together

after they've each committed murder.

 

DYING ALONE

by Jacob Juntunen

A woman haunted by her parents and her future learns that there's more than one way not to die alone.

 

A MATTER OF TASTE

by Liz Morgan

Sometimes issues are black and white but usually it’s just A Matter of Taste:

A spicy satire about race, attraction and the politics of preference.  


THE OLD GANG

by Kyle Giller

Life is stupid. Or is it? Come find out in this exciting new play, "The Old Gang," which charts the lives of several humans as they struggle to find meaning under the icy grip of mortality- with BIG laughs!! Can't miss!

 

CALL RAUL

by Joe Borini

Rozzelli wants to keep his atomic bomb despite his wife, the Parking Violations Bureau, The Salvation Army and Mrs. Weiner.

At some point, you have to call Raul.

 

SINCE I'VE BEEN HERE

by Jordan Bean

He and She are a young couple facing the typical complications of being in love. When dominoes of the past and present begin to fall one by one, they are left seeking a solution.

 

HOBOKEN NIGHTMARE

by Barry Ernst

A drifter has recurring dreams about a murder he doesn’t know if he committed.

 

VIDEO CLARE

by Daaimah Mubashshir

In the wee hours of the morning Mattie finally shows up for work. The café is full and she’s not ready. Then two more people walk in… FML!!


CAROLINA IN THE MIDDLE

by Donna Noval

Carolina brings her sorority sister to her hometown to see her rock star brother perform and finds herself in the middle of an itchy situation.

 

THE LIVES WE LEAD

by Jessica Lehman

THE LIVES WE LEAD is about two employees at a diner discussing their relationship during closing. When he expresses a need for change, she must make a choice about love.

 

THE SWEAT

by Jon Spano

How much of your past can you hide to achieve the future you seek?

 

BOOT CAMP

by Steve Gold

 

OUR SONG - Pt. 3

by Jon Saks

All We Are Is What We Feel.


GET THE GIG!

by Phil Way

Love, jealousy, and friendship blend in a humorous mix as Andie, Kate, and Antonio strive for better opportunities and attempt to get the gig.

 

FORGIVE ME FATHER FOR I HAVE SINNED

by Steven Cordeiro

 

FREESTYLIN'

by Richard Thomas Henle

What do you get when six people with different views come together for the first time, bring in the best that they got, and put it out there for everyone to see?  U get "Free-Stylin"

 

ROAD RAGE

by Leonard Goodisman

 A small, sophisticated woman enters a man's, Johnny's, office. Somewhat mysterious, somewhat threatening, she slowly reveals why she is there and Johnny progresses from denial to pleading to panic.

 

OFFICE HOURS

by Bryan Harnetiaux

When a young reviewer, Nicole, shows up after office hours to interview noted author, Dr. Eleanor Price, is she really there about Dr. Price's latest book, or are her motives somehow more personal?


"34th & 11th"

by Christopher Rzigalinski and Laryssa Wirstiuk

On the corner of 34th & 11th two strangers find each other in anger but begin to find themselves by exchanging their hopes and fears. Compassion lives in unexpected places.

 

RECAST

by Scott Brocious

When their untalented director suddenly falls into a coma, the actors decide to approve a few changes to the production before he wakes up. 

 

SEX WITH A FAT GIRL

by Lionel David

On the eve of Jeremy’s 25th birthday, his best friend decides to hire an overweight escort to usher him into manhood.  

 

THE BOOK OF ZEGOLOTOLOGY

by Koryna Gesait

The Book of Zegolotology states the apocalypse is coming...right now, and this suburban couple is ready for anything, well, sort of. 

 

SCRIMMAGE

by Phoebe Farber

Let The Games Begin!


CATSLAUGHTER

by Sarah duRivage-Jacobs and Stephanie Iscovitz

In a case of catslaughter, everyone's a suspect.

 

PETRA

by John Yarbrough

When a couple debate whether they went to Petra many years before, a playful argument takes a dark turn.

 

NEVER THE GROOM

by Chelsea Cohen

Never The Groom is a 'mostly' one man show about Gerry Chapman--the twenty four times he served as best man, love, loss, and what he wore.

 

QUITARME LA MASCARA  (TAKING OFF MY MASK)

by LInda Alago

In a Brooklyn hospital room, two women try to find peace in the midst of pain, while Flor is on her deathbed, her daughter, Zoe, fights against time to try to mend their broken relationship, while fighting her own emotional turmoil. 

 

BED PLAY

by Lizi Latimer

Bed? Bed. Bed frame. Framed. Headboard. Head. Bed Head. Pillow. Pillow talk. Talk. Sleep? Thoughts. Run. Racing. Mind. Mine. Yours. Dream? Reality. Fiction. Fact. Nonfiction. Fuck. Bed.