The play wrote itself. The playwright is not amused...
REVOLTING is a feature film
comedy about a prolific playwright struggling to write a sequel
to his lone hit, but his imaginary characters revolt and won't let
||The Story: Jeff is a
playwright who made his name years ago with
the smash comedy The Madcap Murderesses. Since
then, he has channeled his efforts into more serious theater,
producing a stream of critically-acclaimed
flops. But now the theater that premiered Madcap
Murderesses is in financial straits, and asks Jeff to write
a sequel to his original hit. Jeff reluctantly agrees, not
realizing that the characters he created will soon take on a life of their
own -- and that some sequels are best left unwritten...
PREMIERE Saturday, August 14, 2010, at 8 pm: Kathryn Randolph Theater
(home of Red Mask
Players), 601 N. Vermilion St., Danville, IL.
August 20, and Saturday, August 21, at 8 pm:
Fischer Theatre, 158-164 N. Vermilion St., Danville,
September 25 and Sunday, September 26: Art Theater,
126 W. Church St., Champaign IL. Details.
October 23, at 8 pm: Sleepy Creek Vineyards,
Oakwood, IL. Details.