It’s 1946 and Alice Horowitz, coffee-bearing secretary, wants life to be interesting. John Finch, an animator at work on Disney's Alice in Wonderland, wants Alice. When the great and outrageous Salvador Dali arrives at the studio to work on a short animated film (this part is actually true), life...
Fri, Mar 14 2014 8:00 PM — Sat, Apr 5 2014 10:00 PM
Two world-premeire plays by local MFA playwrights per night. Ten-minute Murphy's Law Department by Monica Morgan & Warlords of Walderhaven by Michael Laurenty.
Thu, Feb 13 2014 8:00 PM — Sat, Feb 15 2014 10:00 PM
Two world-premiere plays by local MFA playwrights each night. Ten-minute play Delta 32 by Keith Marcum & full-length play River Sky by Claire Robinson May.
Thu, Feb 6 2014 8:00 PM — Sat, Feb 8 2014 10:00 PM
Our modern American classic presentation for this season, this masterfully constructed work brings searing intensity and rare theatrical excitement to its probing, yet sharply humorous study of love, hate and the dying myths of the Old West. The scene is a stark motel room at the edge of the Moj...
Fri, Nov 29 2013 8:00 PM — Sat, Dec 21 2013 10:00 PM
LILIES, or the Revival of a Romantic Drama is about love and revenge and also manages to include a commentary on truth and on theatre. The play is set in 1952 in the church of a prison where it has been arranged that the jailed Simon Doucet will make confession to his old friend Bishop Bilodeau. ...
Fri, Oct 11 2013 8:00 PM — Sat, Nov 2 2013 10:00 PM
BASED ON A TOTALLY TRUE STORY (by the author of Say You Love Satan) chronicles the hilarious, bittersweet misadventures of twenty-something New Yorker Ethan Keene. A semi-successful comic book writer by day and struggling playwright by night, Ethan's world is turned upside down when a Hollywood p...
Fri, Aug 23 2013 8:00 PM — Sat, Sep 14 2013 10:00 PM
Seven men have been found dead along I-95 in Florida. A prostitute is arrested and charged with their murders. The police say she's a serial killer. She claims seven separate acts of self-defense. Inspired by the true story of Aileen Wuornos, Self Defense, or the death of some salesmen is a whirl...
Fri, Jul 5 2013 8:00 PM — Sat, Jul 27 2013 10:00 PM
A MUSICAL at convergence-continuum! Relationships can be murder. THRILL ME: the Leopold & Loeb Story is a two-character musical drama that recounts the chilling true story of the legendary duo who committed one of the most infamous and heinous crimes of the twentieth century. Focusing on their o...
Fri, May 17 2013 8:00 PM — Sat, Jun 8 2013 9:30 PM
SORDID LIVES centers around a small-town Texas family's struggle, and its ensuing chaos and pandemonium, to arrange a funeral for Peggy Ingram, who died in a motel room after tripping over the detached wooden legs of her lover. Her lover is G.W. Nethercott, who is married to Noleta, a close frien...
Fri, Mar 22 2013 8:00 PM — Sat, Apr 20 2013 10:00 PM
Week Two of the NEOMFA Playwrights Festival, produced by convergence-continuum in collaboration with the Northeast Ohio Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing Program and Cleveland State University. Before the Devil Knows You're Dead by Rachel, directed by Geoffrey Hoffman. Puppet Party by Clai...
Thu, Feb 14 2013 8:00 PM — Sat, Feb 16 2013 10:00 PM