A playwright watches in horror as a theatrical troupe attempts to mount her play in new york city. As the rehearsals progress, the cast members reveal their needs to create personas not just on the stage, but in real life as well.
Director’s Statement: For this short film, I gave each of the actors in the film a piece of paper with their characters bio and what they thought of the other characters in the film. The actors were instructed to keep this information to themselves. Then, in this psychological experiment, the actors were thrown into structured scenarios that made up a rehearsal process and with only their bios to arm them against each other. In this way, the actors to replicate real life in this mockumentary about the theatre.