Gay marriage, with an Alzheimer’s twist. Vincent’s desperate to have at least one good year before he falls victim to Alzheimer’s. Should he tell Jerry before the wedding, and give him a chance to back out?
“Made for Each Other,”the world’s first gay marriage/Alzheimers play, is coming to the Hollywood Fringe Festival from New York, for six performances only, June 10 through the 22nd at Studio C, 6448 Santa Monica Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90038. Written by award winning playwright Monica Bauer (Emerging Playwright Award, Urban Stages: Heideman Award Finalist, Actors Theater of Louisville) especially for versatile actor John Fico ( former company member at the Flea Theater TV:“The Blacklist”), this touching dramedy has been performed to rave reviews at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, Orlando Fringe, Boulder Fringe, and Off Broadway at the United Solo Festival.
Gay marriage, with an Alzheimer’s twist. One actor plays four parts in this tour de force dramedy about a gay couple, the power of memory, and the need to tell the truth.
Edinburgh Fringe reviewers gave the production five stars, including this from Jane Bristow, writing for Fringe Guru: “This is a frequently hilarious and thoroughly thoughtful analysis of a relationship. Both the writing and the acting could not have been better. Impressively performed by John Fico…A magnificent play.” www.fringeguru.com/reviews/edinburgh-2012/made-for-each-other-free.html
Monica Bauer (playwright) Has had Full length plays produced Off Broadway, Off-Off Broadway, regionally, and internationally. Alumna of Boston University graduate program in playwriting. Selected awards: 2018 Best New Writing at Edinburgh Fringe, IKE Award for VIVIAN’S MUSIC, 1969 CHOSEN CHILD won the 2017 Bechdel Test Festival at the Bridge Initiative for Women in Theater. Full production history, awards, and publications at www.monicabauer.com
John Fico (solo performer) is an actor and voice over artist in NYC. He won the 2017 Planet
Connections Theatre Festivity award for Outstanding Featured Actor in a Comedy for his role in Monica Bauer’s ANNE FRANK IN THE GAZA STRIP. Notable NYC credits: A. R. Gurney’s SCREEN PLAY (Flea Theater), IRON CURTAIN (Prospect Theatre, Off Broadway), TV and Web Series: THE BLACKLIST, I LOVE YOU BUT I LIED, THE OUTS.
John FitzGibbon (Director) Actor, director, composer, pianist. Off-off Broadway: in 2017 he directed Monica Bauer’s TWO MEN WALK INTO A BAR at Theater for the New City’s Dream Up Festival. As an actor, he received a Best of Boston Award for MOON FOR THE MISBEGOTTEN (Jim Tyrone) and an OBIE nomination for CAT AND THE MOON (lame beggar). He is an accomplished pianist/composer: his CD “Reflections” can be sampled at CDBaby.com.
Presenter / Producer: Good Works Productions
Theater > Theatrical Comedy
Event Phone: 520-392-4386
6448 Santa Monica Blvd.
Los Angeles CA 90038
LA - Hollywood / Westside
Performance Dates: 6/10/2019 - 6/22/2019
Monday, June 10 at 7pm (preview) Thursday June 13 at 6 PM,
Sunday June 16 12 PM
Monday June 17 at 7 PM
Wednesday June 19 at 5:30 PM
Saturday June 22nd at 1 PM
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