TAGGED WITH ADULT THEMES
Self-described interpersonal dynamics guru Kate Carden takes her audience on a hilarious and heartbreaking exploration of relationships and reality, seasoned with adult language and candid sexual references. But, just when Kate is on the verge of clarity, an unexpected discovery changes everything.
A funny, sexy and unconventional romance with music. Witty, raw, racy, spanning 10 years in less than 90 minutes and featuring original songs, BED explores issues of love, abandonment and betrayal as seen through unique lens of playwright Sheila Callaghan. Begins Feb. 6 @ Atwater Village Theatre.
A young governess journeys to a lonely English manor to care for two orphaned children. Are the specters haunting them real, or a product of her imagination? This gothic tale of suspense and repressed sexuality, lit entirely by the audience holding flashlights, is certain to give you chills!
“If you have no wounds, how can you know you’re alive?” – MAN Albee’s trademark wit and incandescent language shed light on the joys and terrors of creating another human being in what many have called his absurdist take on his own Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?.
Shelagh Delaney’s controversial, groundbreaking drama rocked the British theater world in 1958 with its honest depiction of harsh, working-class life in post-war England, a frank treatment of inter-racial romance and sexuality. 9/24 thru 11/27, Odyssey Theatre, (310) 477-2055, www.OdysseyTheatre.com
AND ALL THE DEAD, LIE DOWN is the story of a couple at a crossroads in their relationship - the usual sources of tension: family, money, and sex are ever-present, but the dangling sword of their conflicting HIV status could be enough to sever the love they are desperately trying to maintain.
When three iconic female characters escape the traditional narratives that bind them, they finally become the subjects of, rather than objects in, their own stories. Together they discover what it means to have an autonomous voice. Developed by a three woman ensemble.