Fernando is a farce about tragic people set in Madrid. Zachariah Smythe, assistant professor of art, has come to Madrid to study a painting by Fernando De La Cruz. Zach considers the painting a masterpiece and the painter one of the greatest Spanish artists of the last one hundred years. He is entirely alone in this.
Cast Size: 1W, 3M
In 13th century England, a scholar monk writes down a legend against his better judgment about an immortal wandering Jew cursed by Christ, knowing it will cause harm.
The Other Genius
Jameson is a community college student in love with Fiona, his Psychology 101 professor. Jameson has adored Fiona since he was a small boy and Fiona was his English live in babysitter/au pair. Fiona is in love with David, Jameson’s extremely powerful and wealthy father who everyone regards as a genius but who is terribly cruel to Jameson. Jameson convinces himself that Fiona and David had an earlier affair when Fiona was the au pair and sixteen. He further believes the affair led to his mother’s suicide. Jameson resolves to expose the earlier affair, ruin his father, and free Fiona from his clutches. But to have any hope of winning he must first become a genius himself.
3 Men, 2 Women, 1 Stage Ninja
Freely adapted from the Bulgakov
Commissioned by Open Fist Theatre, Los Angeles
Cast Size: 6W, 8M
Flight is freely adapted from the play by Mikhail Bulgakov which follows the last days of the Russian revolution.
Cast Size: 3M
The 100 year-old Nels has been residing in a Minneapolis nursing home for three years, being tended to by, and matching wits with, the much younger Brad, one of the playfully sadistic employees.