WHERE: Ruby Theater at THE COMPLEX, 6476 Santa Monica Boulevard Los Angeles, CA 90038
WHAT: 7 CORPSES is the Los Angeles Playwrights Lab's second production of original shorts. Seven one-acts, no intermission.
DEATH BECOMES US by R.J. Colleary: Ted and Emma are cosmically doomed to spend eternity trapped in the bedroom where they once lived, loved and died. But when Myles and Heather, current occupants of the house, get life-changing news, it opens old, long- buried wounds for Ted and Emma. Directed by Suzan Mikiel. Starring Chris Bouffard, Cat LaCohie, Jennifer Lynn Malloy and John Rushing.
BOYS' NIGHT by Michael Shaw Fisher: Thursday night is boys' night - the night when Scott and Derek can forget the rest of the world and just be themselves. Only, when Scott accidentally hits a dog on the way to work, it releases a flood of nightmarish childhood memories best forgotten and Scott learns that you can trust your best friend with anything. Or can you? Directed by David Haverty. Starring Adam Christopher, Paul Maylone and Bethy Poluikis.
MANIFESTATION by Meredith Simonds: A woman's desperate attempts to sell a haunted, dilapidated house bring her face-to-face with the demon she fears. Directed by June Carryl. Starring Shaela Cook and Sascha Rosemann.
MOURNING STORY by June Carryl: In the days following the Fukushima disaster, an old couple combs the beach and finds a young man mourning his lost daughter. Directed by Nikki Hevesy. Starring Arthur Keng, Eiji Inoue and Momo Yashima.
CALL THIS A DATE by Julie Cain: Forced to remain in the restaurant during a holdup, Liz and Jason who met online find common ground through their abuse of the waitress and other patrons. Finally they leave and meet their just deserves. Directed by Bennet Cohon. Starring Tony Cicchetti, Catherine Lydon and Michelle Tanenbaum.
FAMILY PENALTY by Katie Letien: Even distance can't keep us away from who we are. Sissy makes the mistake of returning home for her uncle's execution to face exactly what she feared and more. Directed by Andrea Andresakis. Starring Victoria Hogan, Cory Kempton and Carrie Reeves.
DEATH UNIT by Robert Gardner: Two men transporting a prisoner recently executed by the state find themselves trapped in the basement of the Texas Prisons Death Unit. Directed by Yasmina Chirazi-Sommers. Starring Bryan Bellomo, Charls Sedgwick Hall and Maya Jean.
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6476 Santa Monica Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90038