When Claire’s concerns over the welfare of her two-year-old nephew are dangerously validated, she begins to question the family's principals and ability to parent. A crucial new play exploring same-sex parenting and cis family values in today’s America.
A finalist for the 2014 National New Play Network, The Baby Monitor was developed in Hollywood at The Blank Theatre's Living Room Series; in New York at Planet Connections Theatre Festivity's Playwrights for A Cause, The Duo Multicultural Arts Center's Pride Week Festival, and Original Binding Productions' Naked Theater Festival.
With Leo Goodman (Dystopia), Mel House* (Anaïs Nin Goes to Hell; NY IT Awards Outstanding Actress for In the Bones), Amanda Jones* (Anaïs Nin Goes to Hell; Marie Antoinette: The Color of Flesh), Héctor Matías (Premios Soberano Outstanding Actor Nominee - Bony y Kin), Greta Quispe*, and David Stallings (Ripcord - Shadowland Theatre). Further casting will be announced at a later date.
Featuring lighting design by Daniel Gallagher, and sound design by Jacob Subotnick. The production stage manager is Rachel Denise April.
About the Company: Different Translation
Different Translation is a creative development company presenting irresistibly visceral and theatrical experiences that reflect our current truth.
We are interested in works that contain one or more characters of color, different genders, and one or more characters over the age of 30. We are also interested in multilingual works by local and international artists.
Formerly known as Fab Marquee Productions, Different translation is curated by theatre maker Antonio Miniño.
Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 8:00 P.M.
Sundays at 5:00 P.M.
Theater: The Theater at the 14th Street Y
Address: 344 East 14th Street (between 1st a
New York, NY 10003
Cost:$25.00 (Students/Seniors: $22.00)
Buy Tickets Online or Call: The 14th Street Y at 646-395-4310