One-Acts

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Astronaut (or Frantic Action)

35-40 minutes, dark comedy

It's February, 2007 and NASA astronaut, Lisa Nowak, is driving in adult diapers from Houston to Orlando to kidnap and potentially murder her ex-boyfriend's new lover. Over the course of her drive, she revisits the relationships that brought her to this infamous moment and made her a media sensation. Key words: depression, murder, one-woman show. 5 women, 4 men, 1 unspecified. Parts can be doubled.

Astronaut (or Frantic Action) has been produced as a staged reading by the Lounge @ Dixon Place and Undiscovered Countries' Infinite! Festival. It received a workshop as part of the 2018 Pittsburgh New Works Festival’s LabWorks Program where it was a finalist for Best LabWorks Production.

Upcoming: Full production on Friday, December 7th at the People’s Improv Theatre in NYC.

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A Play About Nothing

20 minutes, comedy

Four 20-something New Yorkers battle their own neuroses while filling out abortion paperwork in the waiting room of a Planned Parenthood. Key words: Seinfeld, abortion. 3 women, 1 man.

A Play About Nothing was produced by Marymount Manhattan College's Department of Theatre Arts as a part of the Advanced Playwriting Projects, with direction by Daphnie Sicre.