COME THICK NIGHT by John Crutchfield
In this postmodernist mashup of Elvis, Sartre, and Shakespeare's "Scottish play," a young woman awakes from a nightmare about killing her father-- only to discover she is still in it.
EMPTY HOUSE by Kenneth Molloy
This new imagination of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's "The Adventure of the Empty House" captures the claustrophobic nightmare that was the life of a woman in Victorian Britain.
FREAKS: A LEGEND ABOUT GROWING UP by Sam French
On a summer night in Florida, with the stars of magic and irresponsibility perfectly aligned, four friends have gathered to summon a hurricane, to rekindle lost love, and to see if wormholes exist.
MOSES, THE AUTHOR by Andrew R. Heinze
Moses has family problems (gay son, rocky marriage), God problems (existential), literary problems (writer’s block) and 24 hours to finish a Bible he doesn't like.
OVER HERE by Meron Langsner
In New York City in the summer of 2002, the growing friendship between an Israeli immigrant and a Palestinian-American is put into crisis by both local prejudices and events overseas.
THE GRASS IS GREENEST AT THE HOUSTON ASTRODOME by Michael Ross Albert
When a painter tears the artwork off the walls of a struggling independent gallery, the relationships between a group of emerging artists are also torn apart.
THE HVAC PLAYS (OR, ADVENTURES IN LIVING WITHOUT BASIC NECESSITIES, LIKE HEAT AND AIR CONDITIONING) by Laura Pittenger
6 exasperated city-dwellers, 3 crappy apartments & 1 absentee landlord: when central air fails, hot and cold collide and culminate in acts of desperation.
THE SUN EXPERIMENT by Catherine Yu
Three eras revolve around each other based on Wittgenstein’s experiment with the rotation of the sun until in the end, they are spinning into the cosmos around a gender-‐bending re-imagining of TWELFTH NIGHT.
WITH A SHRUG by Nicholas Priore
Shelley is cleaning out her old childhood home after the death of her estranged and reclusive father, when Chris, a boy from up the street, comes by to retrieve something he had let her father borrow.
A collection of excellent new scripts from the 18th annual New York International Fringe Festival.