plays

KARA & EMMA & BARBARA & MIRANDA

Full-length
4 W, 3 M

Kara’s husband is about to leave and run away with their twenty-one-year-old babysitter Emma. Emma's mother Barbara is being hassled by her ex-boyfriend to get back together. And REI employee Miranda is trying to find a way to stop living paycheck to paycheck. A comedy about trying to break free of the forces in your life that are holding you back in order to start again.

TRANQUIL

Full-length
2 W, 3 M

Set in the New Mexican desert and spanning the course of twenty-nine years, Tranquil charts the story of an addictive romance between two people who are wrong for each other in every way. A dark comedy about what we need to survive and how far we'll go to get it.

Mosquitoes

2 W, 2 M
One-act

On the eve of moving out of her apartment because of a break-up with her boyfriend of many years, Sarah decides to have a burger and a bourbon with a mentor from high school who is in town for the night. What starts out as a friendly dinner turns into something else. A dark comedy about the thin line between healthy sexuality and coercion.

HEARTBREAK

Full-length
2 W, 5 M

After thirty years of running a successful company, Steven finds himself on the brink of retirement. As Steven and his wife Stell prepare for his retirement party, Steven is visited by his daughter, his son, and the memory of his father. A play about being broken by the people in our lives who we long to be closest to.

I'M PRETTY FUCKED UP

Full-length
4 W, 4 M

Set in Santa Fe, New Mexico, this play looks at five teenager’s interlocking experiences on the day of a lockdown at their public high school.

THE ONLY GIRL IN THE HOT TUB

Full-length
4 W, 4 M

Set at a fitness club during winter break, this dark comedy follows the two teenage employees in charge of the club, while the owner, their dad, is on vacation. They can handle cleaning toilet paper out of the pool, but how will they resolve the HR conflict that develops? This play looks at what happens when we treat our kids like adults.