Church of the New Play Series

Response Scenario

by Rory Leahy

 

Barry West is the charismatic, progressive President of the United States, beloved by secularliberals and hated by the Religious Right. His world is rocked as the Biblical Apocalypse begins to unfold. Now Barry must choose between faith and duty, protecting America while confronting his own dark destiny. Will he save the world or lead it straight to Hell?

The Church of the New Play is a weekly series, curated by the Rhinofest, dedicated to new and emerging voices in theater and performance. Coffee, donuts, and discussion to follow each reading.