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Shorts by Christopher Durang

Durang’s work often deals critically with issues of child abuse, Roman Catholic dogma and culture. While Durang’s use of parody and his criticism of many social institutions might appear overly cynical at times.

Cast members include: Lia Dugal, Mabrie Ormes, Vanessa Hopkins, Jeannine Grizzard, Judith Rosen, Lyda Woods, Jeff Golden, Richard Royce, Rudi Vest, Bradley Zentgraf, & Mike Evans

His plays have been performed nationwide, including on Broadway and Off-Broadway.  We will performing,  Mrs. Sorken, Business Lunch at the Russian Tea Room, Woman Stand-up, Furneral Parlor, Nina in the Morning, Medea and Diversions.

Durang has performed as an actor for both stage and screen. He first came to prominence in his Off-Broadway satirical review Das Lusitania Songspiel, which he performed with friend and fellow Yale alum Sigourney Weaver. Later he co-starred in one of his own plays as Matt in The Marriage of Bette and Boo, as well as Man in the original production of Laughing Wild.