Fresh off rave reviews during a world premiere at the esteemed Edinburgh Festival Fringe, â€œThis jet black â€˜romantic comedyâ€™ is so well played and so sharply written" (The Scotsman), All For One Theater presents the U.S. premiere of Lizzie Viehâ€™s brutally demented romantic comedy, MONSOON SEASON. Directed by Kristin McCarthy Parker (Puffs), This thrilling roller coaster ride"( Broadway Baby/Scotland), and twisted love story begins performances Monday, October 21 at Rattlestick Playwrights Theater (224 Waverly Place) for a limited engagement through November 17th.. Tickets, priced at $25, are available at www.afo.nyc.
Since their breakup, a strip clubâ€™s flashing neon sign is keeping Danny awake at night, and Juliaâ€™s Adderall addiction has only gotten worse since her dealer moved in. Danny is suffering from micro-blackouts and Julia keeps seeing a giant bird in her backyard. Is anyone watching their kid? Lizzie Viehâ€™s comedic thriller MONSOON SEASON is a hilarious romantic comedy for a toxic world.
The cast of MONSOON SEASON is led by Richard Thieriot (Broadway: Clybourne Park; Second Stageâ€™s Mary Page Marlowe) as Danny and Therese Plaehn (Broadway/National Tour: The Humans, The Heidi Chronicles) as Julia.