Aguirre-Sacasa, Guirgis, Iizuka Set for MTC's 6 @ 7 Reading Series
Monday, April 10
Fallout by Shelagh Stephenson, directed by Lou Jacob
Set in the 1950s, this noirish tale envisions a confrontation between a blacklisted screenwriter and scientist Robert Oppenheimer.
Monday, April 17
The Girl in the Frame by Jeremy Desmon, directed by Jeremy Dobrish
This four-character musical comedy brings together a hunky fireman, a tuxedo-clad super-spy, and the seductive "girl next door" into a New York apartment.
Monday, April 24
Good Boys and True by Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa, directed by Michael Bush
Catholic school graduate Brandon Hardy has been implicated in a scandal that threatens to destroy his future, and his mother is left to pick up the pieces.
Monday, May 1
Strike-Slip by Naomi Iizuka, directed by Daniel Aukin
A play set in modern-day Los Angeles, where life is one big eruption waiting to happen.
Monday, May 8
Men of Tortuga by Jason Wells, directed by Lynne Meadow
First developed at Steppenwolf, this play imagines four power-brokers trying to wreck a historic meeting. However, after one befriends a young idealist, pangs of conscience threaten to ruin the whole enterprise.
The Little Flower of East Orange by Stephen Adly Guirgis, directed by Philip Seymour Hoffman
This play focuses of a woman slipping in and out of consciousness in a Manhattan charity hospital, and her confused son in prison who is trying to figure out how she got there.