Bunbury

Author

Tom Jacobson

Directed

Rosalind Ayres

Cast

Peter Paige, Kathryn Hahn, John Vickery, Melinda Page Hamilton, Orlando Seale, Andre Sogliuzzo, Amanda Rowan, Jean Gilpin, Matt Wolf

Synopsis

What if … Romeo & Juliet had a happy ending? Or Blanche Dubois didn't go crazy? Or The Three Sisters actually made it to Moscow?

When he discovers he's only a fictitious, never-seen character in Oscar Wilde's timeless The Importance of Being Earnest, Bunbury joins forces with Rosaline, Romeo's never-seen obsession from Romeo and Juliet. Together they infiltrate and alter classic literature, starting by accidentally giving Romeo and Juliet a happy ending.

"Superb…Tom Jacobson has delivered a seriously clever meta-theatrical comedy." -Daily Variety

"A comic fantasia…sparklingly written." - The Los Angeles Times

Voted Critic's Choice in Variety, Los Angeles Times, Backstage West

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TPTT20061021

Author

Tom Jacobson

Directed

Rosalind Ayres

Cast

Peter Paige, Kathryn Hahn, John Vickery, Melinda Page Hamilton, Orlando Seale, Andre Sogliuzzo, Amanda Rowan, Jean Gilpin, Matt Wolf

Synopsis

What if … Romeo & Juliet had a happy ending? Or Blanche Dubois didn't go crazy? Or The Three Sisters actually made it to Moscow?

When he discovers he's only a fictitious, never-seen character in Oscar Wilde's timeless The Importance of Being Earnest, Bunbury joins forces with Rosaline, Romeo's never-seen obsession from Romeo and Juliet. Together they infiltrate and alter classic literature, starting by accidentally giving Romeo and Juliet a happy ending.

"Superb…Tom Jacobson has delivered a seriously clever meta-theatrical comedy." -Daily Variety

"A comic fantasia…sparklingly written." - The Los Angeles Times

Voted Critic's Choice in Variety, Los Angeles Times, Backstage West

TPTT20061021

Author

Tom Jacobson

Directed

Rosalind Ayres

Cast

Peter Paige, Kathryn Hahn, John Vickery, Melinda Page Hamilton, Orlando Seale, Andre Sogliuzzo, Amanda Rowan, Jean Gilpin, Matt Wolf

Synopsis

What if … Romeo & Juliet had a happy ending? Or Blanche Dubois didn't go crazy? Or The Three Sisters actually made it to Moscow?

When he discovers he's only a fictitious, never-seen character in Oscar Wilde's timeless The Importance of Being Earnest, Bunbury joins forces with Rosaline, Romeo's never-seen obsession from Romeo and Juliet. Together they infiltrate and alter classic literature, starting by accidentally giving Romeo and Juliet a happy ending.

"Superb…Tom Jacobson has delivered a seriously clever meta-theatrical comedy." -Daily Variety

"A comic fantasia…sparklingly written." - The Los Angeles Times

Voted Critic's Choice in Variety, Los Angeles Times, Backstage West