AMERICAN FABLES

Written by award-winning playwright and screenwriter, Eric Fallen, AMERICAN FABLES is an evening of short tragicomic one-act plays that explore the complexities of love, war and miscommunication.

PERFECT WEATHER

In Perfect Weather, a strange woman interrupts Jim's meditative morning ritual in Central Park, and what begins with small talk about the weather devolves into a chilling interrogation.

 

 

PARADISE

Set in a prison cell in an unnamed authoritarian country, Paradise explores the relationship between an interrogator and his foreign subject as suspicion and cultural differences intersect with human desire.

 

 

FRIENDLY FIRE

Friendly Fire is the hard-hitting story of a grieving mother whose demands for the truth surrounding her son's death in combat result in a revelation that crushes her resolve and captures the chaotic realities of war.

 

 

THE FIXER

In The Fixer, after the FBI raids the office of a powerful lawyer, fixer Ben Gold arrives with his uniquely American brand of Trump-era damage control.

 

 

BASIC PLUMBING

A small town library is the setting for Basic Plumbing, where a stand-off between an uptight librarian and the town crank shifts from library policy to matters of the heart.