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Heaven and Hell (on Earth): A Divine Comedy

One Acts, Short Comedy Collection
11 men, 11 women (flexible casting)
Total Cast: 22, Open Stage
ISBN-13: 978-0-8222-1824-1

MIN. PERFORMANCE FEE: $105 per performance when produced together; negotiable when produced individually.
THE STORIES: In this comic anthology, written for an ensemble of young actors, an array of devilishly talented playwrights put a contemporary spin on a fascinating eternal obsession. Grappling with their own diverse experiences of vice and virtue, salvation and damnation, characters from the twenty-something generation interpret their world with amusing revelations and surprising insights.

Bad-Ass of the Rip Eternal by Elizabeth Wong (1 man)
Barefoot Woman in the Red Dress by Jane Martin (1 woman)
Capitalism 101 by Rebecca Gilman (2 men)
Coco Puffs by Alice Tuan (1 woman)
Gone Goth by Melanie Marnich (1 woman)
I-Kissandtell by Michael Kassin (1 man)
Just Hold Me by William Mastrosimone (1 man, 1 woman)
The Millennium Fallacy by Richard Strand (1 woman)
Note to Self by Hilly Hicks, Jr. (1 man, 1 woman)
Red Popcorn by Robert Alexander (1 woman)
Riot Grrrrl Guitar by Robert Alexander (1 woman)
Robin by Sarah Schulman. A woman explains how her imagination has guided her into a richer life. (1 woman.)

Rosa's Eulogy by Richard Strand (1 woman)
Saints at the Rave by Guillermo Reyes (2 men)
Swirling with Merlin by Keith Glover (1 man)
The Victimless Crime by Deborah Lynn Frockt. A woman confides about her experience with aging…or un-aging. (1 woman.)

Virtual Virtue by Elizabeth Dewberry (1 man, 1 woman)
The Way Down by Richard Strand. Danny has a moment of clarity in the final seconds of his life. (1 man.)

White Elephants by Jane Martin (1 woman)
Worldness by Jenny Lyn Bader (2 women)
Young Man Praying by Karen Hines (1 man)