Armchair America: The Recline of Western Civilization opens March 11 at Dixon Place I New York City. Directed by Gina Kaufmann, the play is a comedy that looks at the nation's long-standing but deep-seated attachment to the armchair, Armchair America is written and performed by Tom Biondi and Mark Holt. Also featured in the cast is Lora Chio. Biondi and Holt take a documentary approach to several armchairs and their masters in a variety of settings.
The world premiere production is part of Dixon's performing arts series, Mondo Cane! Tickets are $12. Dixon Place is located at 309 E. 26th Street in NYC. For tickets and information call (212) 532-1546.
-- By Murdoch McBride