John Clancy

APOCALYPTIC ROADSHOW

A fierce, comic cabaret celebrating the end of the world.

CAPTAIN OVERLORD'S FOLLY OR THE FOOL'S REVENGE

A gang of homicidal clowns invade and destroy a 19th century well-made play.

CHARMER

A young man with paranormal powers escapes from an institution with his trainer and is sold off to the highest bidder.

NOTICE OF DEFAULT AND OPPORTUNITY TO CURE

A monologue about the role of money in our lives and the price or "worth" of art in the world.

THE EVENT

A playful, meta-theatrical examination of the act of watching and performing a one-man show.

THE PIANO STORE PLAYS

Four short plays from the beginning of the playwright's career.

Full length plays:

Charmer, 1992, Winner of the San Francisco Playwrights Center Dramarama, Produced at Kitchen Dog Theater, Dallas TX and 29th Street Repertory Theater, New York City
Secret Agent Man 1994, finalist Julie Harris Playwrighting Award Produced at Samuel Beckett Theater, New York City
The Paper Man, 1996 Produced at The Present Company, New York City
Notice of Default and Opportunity to Cure, 2000, excerpted in The New York Times Produced at The Present Company, New York City
Fatboy, 2004, workshopped as part of the Ice Factory, Ohio Theatre, premiered at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, Assembly Rooms, winner of Edinburgh Festival Fringe First, published by Samuel French, Inc.
The Event, 2009, winner Outstanding Solo Show at the New York International Fringe Festival and Scotsman Fringe First at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe

One Acts and Shorts:
The Sheet, 1992 Winner of the Florida Studio Theater’s American Shorts Contest
The Interview, 2001 Finalist for the Actors Theatre of Louisville Heideman Award
Another Beautiful Story, 1996, produced at 24 Hour Play Project, New York City, published by Playscripts, Inc.
Solo for Spoon and Birdcage, 1990, produced at House of Borax, New York City
Anyone, 1990 produced at House of Borax, New York City and The Present Company, New York City