The Gene Frankel Theatre
By Tony Stinkmetal
Done in the style of the 1970s slasher movies of Argento and Carpenter and set in the traumatized New York of November 2016.
What starts as a mundane murder investigation exposes a conspiracy for world domination connecting The Great Bed Bug Panic of 2010, the 2016 election, the world wide spread of fascism and all the damned scary clowns.
SlashR skewers the entire two-party system, celebrity worship and the tendency for the US culture to put all faith the shallowest and most vapid solutions.
The ensemble cast of SlashR is:
(Ilku and Burns, members of the comedy troupe “Unitard” come from their critically-acclaimed, sell-out show "Tard Core," in residence at Joe's Pub all summer.)