Advance Man: Part One of The Honeycomb Trilogy
by Mac Rogers
Full Length Play, Drama / 5m, 5f
“It’s always nice to see sci-fi wrested from movies and TV and brought back to the stage. This is especially true when it is in the hands of talented artists like Mac Rogers and director Jordana Williams [...] If the first play in the series, Advance Man, is any indication, Rogers has written another sci-fi hit.” - StageBuzz, Read More
“If you want to make an argument for bringing science fiction to live theater, look no further than Mac Rogers’ Advance Man.” - Tor.com, Read More
“CRITICS PICK! This effectual first part thrives in its persuasive entangling of science fiction with straightforward domestic drama.” - Backstage, Read More
“Fascinating, suspenseful, and gripping [...] Mac Rogers is one of the most intriguing playwrights working today.” Broadway World, Read More
“Rogers’ writing is daring [...] Jordana Williams’ direction is nothing short of fantastic. I was with this play every moment. And I eagerly wait what happens next in part two.” NYTheatre.com, Read More
- Mild Adult Themes
- Minimum Fee: $90 per performance
- Time Period: New Millennium/21st Century
- Duration: More than 120 minutes (2 hours)
Coral Gables, Florida, a few years in the future. The play takes place in the Cooke family’s living room.
AMELIA COOKE – 40s, female.
RONNIE COOKE – 18, female.
ABBIE COOKE – 15, male.
CONOR – 40s, male, any ethnicity.
VALERIE – 40s, female, any ethnicity.
BELINDA – 30s, female, any ethnicity.
RAF– 30s, male, Latino.
KIP – 40s to 60s, any ethnicity
LYNN – 30s to 50s, any ethnicity
- Role(s) for Latino Actor(s)
- Multicultural casting
The Cooke family members can be any race/ethnicity. It would probably work best if they look biologically related.
The Honeycomb Trilogy was originally presented by Gideon Productions in three separate productions over the first half of 2012 at The Secret Theatre in Long Island City, NY. Advance Man premiered in January 2012 under the direction of Jordana Williams.