Drugs and paranoia, hallucinations, and twisted humor gasoline a pair’s unhinged relationship in Lizzie Vieh’s romantic thriller, Monsoon Season. Following a run on the Edinburgh Competition Fringe, the present is about to start performances Off-Broadway October 21 at Rattlestick Playwrights Theater, with opening night time set for October 27.
Described as a “wicked romantic comedy for a poisonous world,” Monsoon Season follows a lately separated couple as they spiral into chaos. Since their breakup, a strip membership’s flashing neon signal is preserving Danny awake at night time, and Julia’s Adderall dependancy has solely gotten worse since her seller moved in. Danny is affected by micro-blackouts and Julia retains seeing a large chicken in her yard—in the meantime, the query stays as as to whether anybody is taking care of their baby.
Offered by All For One Theater and directed by Kristin McCarthy Parker (Puffs), will play a restricted run via November 21.
The forged is made up of Richard Thieriot (Clybourne Park, Mary Web page Marlowe) as Danny and Therese Plaehn (The People, The Heidi Chronicles) as Julia.
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Manufacturing Pictures: Monsoon Season Off-Broadway
The manufacturing options scenic design by You-Shin Chen, costume design by Haydee Zelideth, lighting design by Sarah Johnston, and sound design by Emma Wilk. Mae Frankeberger is manufacturing supervisor, and Kara Kaufman is manufacturing stage supervisor.