Our first play
is a bit of a departure for us…Settling the Score
is an adaptation by Roy Proctor of Anton Chekhov’s short story, An Avenger.
While we’re usually focussed on producing new works, this one was just too good to pass up. Especially when our dream cast of James Naughton and John Christopher Jones agreed to come on board. The piece tells the story of Fyodor Fyodorovitch Sigaev (Naughton
) plotting revenge against his unfaithful wife and her lover in Schmuck & Company, a gun shop run by an obsequious clerk (Jones
Our second play is J.D. Salinger Does 4.5 Minutes of Standup
, a wonderfully unusual comedy by Liam Kuhn. The equally wonderful Michael Pemberton
and Barbara Suter
play Salinger and Claire, the owner of a comedy club. What if the famously reclusive author of The Catcher in the Rye
had been hiding out all that time working on jokes for his nascent standup career? You’re about to find out!