by Eric Fallen
Written by the author of the Samuel French short play collection Small Talk, AMERICAN FABLES is an evening of short tragicomic one-acts that explore the complexities of love, war and miscommunication.
In Perfect Weather, a woman interrupts a man's meditative morning ritual in Central Park, and what begins with small talk about the weather soon devolves into a chilling interrogation
Set in a prison cell in Tehran, Paradise explores the relationship between an interrogator and his foreign subject as suspicion and cultural differences intersect with human desire.
Friendly Fire is the story of a grieving mother whose demands for the truth surrounding her son's death in combat result in a crushing revelation.