BUTYOU'REAMAN OR: THE SEVEN MEN I CAME OUT TO IN INDIA by Matthew Dicken
Navigating his travels in India, an out-since-13 American finds love and must relearn to see queer. Matthew daringly claims his mythic ancestors and messily mashes (pop) cultures. In the sticky space between sexualities, intimate landscapes of sensuous political variety await.
CHOP YOUR OWN WOOD by Lindsey Trout
An estranged husband and wife reunite in the woods of the Hudson River Valley for the Perseids meteor shower. Camping on the crumbling foundation of an abandoned homestead, they summon the ghosts of their troubled past.
CODA (CHILDREN OF DEAF ADULTS) by Mark Murray
One man leads you through the journey of being the ears for his family. As son and interpreter for his Deaf parents, Tim struggles to find where he belongs between the Deaf and hearing worlds.
EVERSCAPE by Allan Maule
Four friends play an online game to escape their bleak realities, but when they get the chance to win jobs as game developers, each has to decide what’s more important—the game, or their lives?
EXACT CHANGE by Christine Howey
The story of a transgender journey, from birth through the transition at age 45, exploring with humor and poignancy how a person finds her own voice and champions her own identity.
HOW YOU KISS ME IS NOT HOW I LIKE TO BE KISSED by Dan Giles
A romantic comedy for people who can't stand romantic comedies, the play follows a love story unlike any other (but just like every other) from first kiss to last goodbye.
LAST NIGHT AT THE CARMINE by Caroline Kelly Franklin
Beloved New York City landmark “The Carmine” is being condemned after 98 years, but not before its patron’s and tenants have one last epic night on its rooftop.
LOOSE CANON by Brian Reno and Gabriel Vega Weissman
From Moliére in IKEA to Chekhov in a Tex-Mex restaurant, this series of short comedies satirizes the world of the American consumer in the style of canonical playwrights. It's a walk through history...if history was a strip mall.
NO CHAOS: POLLOCK'S WIFE by Michael Stock
A bio-drama that reimagines the bourbon-fueled love story between the painters Jackson Pollock and his wife, Lee Krasner, that tore apart the 1950's art scene and left Lee alone with her work and her ghosts.
RUNNING INTERFERENCE by Eric William Morris and Ashley Rodbro
Ryan’s sole ambition is to be an NFL quarterback, but a weekend at his best friends’ lake house unearths the price of living out his dream.
SOUSEPAW: ‘A BASEBALL STORY’ by Jonathan A. Goldberg
Famed pitcher Rube Waddell has one last shot to make a big comeback, so he hires the Reptile Girl from the circus to keep him company -- and sober. This heartbreaking play explores their long night of broken promises, secrets, and past regrets.
A collection of excellent new scripts from the 19th annual New York International Fringe Festival.