TRANSGRESSIONS – Six evenings, six plays-in-process

Six evenings, six plays-in-process: staged readings of new works.

May 2-6, 2018 | 7pm
HB Playwrights Theatre
124 Bank Street, NYC

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May 2018 Series Featuring:

The May 1 reading, THE PARROT PLAY, has been canceled.

May 2 – GET MINES by Frankie Delessio
A pregnant African-American woman is at odds with an envious client. With her livelihood threatened, and her character questioned, she can only hope that those around her see through the lie.

May 3 – THE NUMBENING by David Don Miller
When a high school student tells his English teacher that he is going to commit a mass shooting, a tense stand-off begins that will determine the fates of the unknown innocent.

May 4 – NUMBERS by Carolyn Boriss-Krimsky
A noted math professor confronts the biggest regret of her life – relinquishing her birth child twenty five years ago. NUMBERS explores love, loss, and forgiveness as she and her sister unlock emotional minefields, search for her daughter and try to feel whole.

May 5 – REBOUND by Dan Haft & David Logan Rankin
A movie star and a struggling actor compete for the same role in a Broadway play – Who gets the part? Well, that’s up to a very divided and volatile casting team. An exploration of the nature of bonding and friendship amidst the chaos of the casting process.

May 6 – BROWN by Sonia Mera (opening)
A Chilean woman on a park bench in NYC contemplates race, labels and identity.

MIXED MESSAGES by Anton Spivack (closing)
Two young people with Asperger’s Syndrome, struggling for understanding and acceptance, imagine themselves as aliens from another planet. It turns out that planet is real, and needs their help resolving an interplanetary conflict.

All shows at 7PM