Local playwright Patricia Milton draws from an array of sources — neurological, environmental, literary, pharmaceutical, philosophical — in “Believers,” her new post-apocalyptic comedy.
It’s an ambitious choice for Wily West, given that four actors (plus a guitarist on an overhead platform) must squeeze onto a tiny set that encompasses a science lab and a receptionist’s office (Quinn J. Whitaker, lead designer). Read More
In Central Works’ “Reduction in Force,” bespectacled Anita Green (Jan Zvaifler) is faced with a dilemma.
The reluctant heroine of Patricia Milton’s very funny, three-character spoof of our ongoing economic crisis, Anita is a longtime executive secretary at Icarus Wealth Management Group.
She may be on the verge of being downsized by her boss: stiletto-heeled Gabby Deeds (Kendra Lee Oberhauser), a parody of an avaricious, ruthless and morally bankrupt financial manager. Read More