1980s

Showing 1 – 15 of 19 titles
  • $11.95$15.00
    Tony Kushner
    $11.95$15.00

    Description

    In the first part of Tony Kushner's epic, set in 1980's New York City, a gay man is abandoned by his lover when he contracts the AIDS virus, and a closeted Mormon lawyer's marriage to his pill-popping wife stalls... [read more]


    Production Info

    Cast: 8 total (3 female, 5 male)
    Full Length Drama (about 180 minutes)
    Minimal Set Requirements
    Contemporary Costumes
  • $11.95$15.00
    Tony Kushner
    $11.95$15.00

    Description

    In the second part of Tony Kushner's epic, the plague of AIDS worsens, relationships fall apart as new ones form, and unexpected friendships take form.


    Production Info

    Cast: 8 total (3 female, 5 male)
    Full Length Drama (about 220 minutes)
    Minimal Set Requirements
    Contemporary Costumes
  • $11.95
    Richard Nelson
    $11.95

    Description

    BETWEEN EAST AND WEST portrays a middle-aged Czech émigré couple struggling to adapt to a new country.


    Production Info

    Cast: 2 total (1 female, 1 male)
    Full Length Drama (about 90 minutes)
    Minimal Set Requirements
    Contemporary Costumes
  • Marie Thomas, music and lyrics by Micki Grant

    Description

    This play updates the familiar fairy tale by the Brothers Grimm from the 1800s to the 1980s. Hansel and Gretel's stepmother, Irma, has a plan to get rid of them... [read more]


    Production Info

    Cast: 14 total (9 female, 5 male, flexible casting)
    Full Length Comedy (about 100 minutes)
    Minimal Set Requirements
    Contemporary Costumes
  • $15.00$15.95
    Allan Havis
    $15.00$15.95

    Description

    An interrogation tale inspired loosely by the detention of Colombia's Patricia Lara in the mid-1980s... [read more]


    Production Info

    Cast: 5 total (1 female, 4 male, multiethnic cast)
    Full Length Drama (about 100 minutes)
    Single Set
    Contemporary Costumes
  • Richard Nelson

    Description

    A displaced American translator, Michael Milick, meets a Polish writer exiled in London to discuss translating one of his novels into English, but all is not as it appears.


    Production Info

    Cast: 8 total (2 female, 6 male)
    Short Comedy (about 45 minutes)
    Minimal Set Requirements
    Contemporary Costumes
  • $15.00$15.95
    Brett C Leonard
    $15.00$15.95

    Description

    Three generations of an Italian-American family gather to mourn the death of their matriarch.


    Production Info

    Cast: 5 total (1 female, 4 male, child actor)
    Full Length Drama (about 100 minutes)
    Single Set
    Contemporary Costumes
  • $11.95$15.00
    Anthony Clarvoe
    $11.95$15.00

    Description

    Silicon Valley greed is the subject of Anthony Clarvoe's PICK UP AX, a reference to a command in a computer game... [read more]


    Production Info

    Cast: 3 total (3 male)
    Full Length Drama (about 100 minutes)
    Single Set
    Contemporary Costumes
  • $15.00$15.95
    Joe Sutton
    $15.00$15.95

    Description

    Cold fusion, long a dream of nuclear scientists, able to generate enough electricity to power entire cities from water, has at last been achieved... [read more]


    Production Info

    Cast: 5 total (1 female, 4 male)
    Full Length Drama (about 100 minutes)
    Minimal Set Requirements
    Contemporary Costumes
  • $11.95$15.00
    Michael Brady
    $11.95$15.00

    Description

    In October 1983 a truck filled with explosives blew up in a Marine barracks in Beirut, killing 242 soldiers... [read more]


    Production Info

    Cast: 7 total (2 female, 5 male)
    Full Length Drama (about 90 minutes)
    Single Set
    Contemporary Costumes
  • $11.95$15.00
    Tony Kushner
    $11.95$15.00

    Description

    A fantastical/political/historical exploration of life in the Soviet Union in the earliest dawn of Perestroika... [read more]


    Production Info

    Cast: 10 total (3 female, 7 male)
    Full Length Drama (about 80 minutes)
    Multiple Sets
    Contemporary Costumes
  • Richard Nelson

    Description

    An environmentalist group learns that in order to prosper they must compromise their principles.


    Production Info

    Cast: 2 total (2 female)
    Short Drama (about 10 minutes)
    Single Set
    Contemporary Costumes
  • Richard Nelson

    Description

    A couple begins to consider the future of their five-month-old child.


    Production Info

    Cast: 2 total (1 female, 1 male)
    Short Drama (about 10 minutes)
    Single Set
    Contemporary Costumes
  • Richard Nelson

    Description

    A man talks to his son about the work he and his mother did in Harlem when they were younger.


    Production Info

    Cast: 1 total (1 male)
    Short Drama (about 10 minutes)
    Single Set
    Contemporary Costumes
  • Richard Nelson

    Description

    A woman expresses her dissatisfaction with what has become an ordinary life to her close friend.


    Production Info

    Cast: 2 total (2 female)
    Short Drama (about 10 minutes)
    Single Set
    Contemporary Costumes

For information on streaming performances, please visit our Pandemic page.