Tiny Dynamite, By "Iron Lady" Screenwriter Abi Morgan, Will Play Off-Broadway

News   Tiny Dynamite, By "Iron Lady" Screenwriter Abi Morgan, Will Play Off-Broadway Tiny Dynamite, a haunting memory play by "Iron Lady" screenwriter Abi Morgan, will receive its New York premiere June 7 at 59E59 Theaters.

Abi Morgan
Abi Morgan

Morgan's play about two men who recall a woman who changed their lives forever received strong reviews at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival in 2001. Matt Torney will direct the Off-Broadway production that officially opens June 13 for a run through July 1.

The three-person cast includes Blake DeLong (Taboos at SoHo Playhouse); Olivia Horton (Foreclosure at Playwrights Horizons) and Christian Conn (Broadway's Desire Under the Elms).

Tiny Dynamite has set and lighting design by Maruti Evans, costume design by Nicole Wee and sound design by Will Pickens.

Here's how Tiny Dynamite is billed: "Childhood friends Lucien and Anthony escape for a summer in the country. When the dazzling Madeline explodes into their lives, she tears open old wounds, awakening bittersweet secrets of friendship and love. This electric play about love, loss and the tiny moments that can change your life forever premiered at the Traverse Theatre at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe."

Morgan's plays also include Skinned and Sleeping Around, Tender, Splendour and Fugee.

Tickets are available by phoning (212) 279-4200 or online at www.59e59.org.

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