The Amoralists is a theatre company that produces work of no moral judgment. Dedicated to an honest expression of the American condition, our ensemble explores complex characters of moral ambiguity, plunging the depths of the social, political, spiritual and sexual characteristics of human nature. Since the company’s inception in 2006, The Amoralists have presented 14 productions of 10 original works.
Plays from The Amoralists on Indie Theater Now
AMERISSIAH by Derek Ahonen
Amerissiah is a story of messiah complexes, American corruption, and open familial wounds.
BRING US THE HEAD OF YOUR DAUGHTER by Derek Ahonen
A story of interracial lesbians, false flags, and angry America.
HAPPY IN THE POORHOUSE by Derek Ahonen
A raucous, irreverent, action-packed comedy about chasing after dreams even when you’ve got a black eye and a broken spirit.
PINK KNEES ON PALE SKIN by Derek Ahonen
A comedy about orgies gone wrong and a drama about marriage, regret, and family.
POKIN' THE BEARS IN A ZOO by Derek Ahonen
A story of loss, revenge, and unconditional love amongst a Greek family of cops.
THE BAD AND THE BETTER by Derek Ahonen
A detective noir that deals with contemporary issues.
THE CHEATERS CLUB by Derek Ahonen
A horror story of both real and imaginary ghosts.
THE PIED PIPERS OF THE LOWER EAST SIDE by Derek Ahonen
A celebration of love and the search for human grandness—and what happens when bohemian paradise begins to crumble.
WHILE CHASING THE FANTASTIC by Derek Ahonen
A story of terrorism and the conclusions we jump to based upon fear.
Latest News About The Amoralists
NEW PLAY PUBLISHED: THE BAD AND THE BETTER
A detective noir that deals with contemporary issues. By: Derek Ahonen
Sep 24, 2013
HEATHER LEE ROGERS REVIEWS THE CHEATERS CLUB
The Cheaters Club is a legitimately scary ghost story which will make you laugh out loud a lot. This is a very difficult thing to pull off and The Amoralists do it flawlessly. Somehow Derek...
Sep 2, 2013
SHOW PREVIEW: THE CHEATERS CLUB
Derek Ahonen (Writer and Director) answers five questions about this upcoming show.
Aug 4, 2013
RON COHEN REVIEWS RANTOUL AND DIE
Neil Simon meets Sam Shepard in Mark Roberts’ Rantoul and Die. And the pairing is a happy one in this propulsive production by The Amoralists. Known for the raw emotionality and...
Jun 25, 2013
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