April 11 - July 7
Midnight Theatricals will present the World Premiere of safeword. written and directed by S. Asher Gelman. Performances will begin at The American Theatre of Actors (314 W 54 Street, NYC) on Thursday, April 11, 2019. Tickets are $49-$69 and can be purchased by visiting www.safewordtheplay.com or by calling 866-811-4111.
safeword., an exploration of power dynamics through BDSM and food, reveals how the people closest to us often have the most to hide. An unlikely meeting between New York City neighbors fosters a new friendship among two couples, laden with secrets. After an incident in which everything is revealed, they must all come to grips with the pieces of themselves they keep most hidden.
Cast stars Jimmy Brooks (Off-Broadway: A Clockwork Orange. TV: “Madame Secretary”), Maybe Burke (TV: HBO’s “The Deuce,” Netflix’s “Tales of The City”), Joe Chisholm (NY: Afterglow) and Traci Elaine Lee (National Tour: Beautiful: The Carole King Musical).