2015-2016 Season

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April 11, 2016

The Pleasure Trials

by Sarah Saltwick

Dr. Milan and her young assistant Callie are close to perfecting a female libido enhancement drug. Expectations are high and demand is higher. But in the clinical trial, their subjects' desires prove to be more complicated than yes or no, better or worse, placebo or pill. When it comes to pleasure, how much is too much?

Sarah Saltwick

SARAH SALTWICK is a playwright based in Austin, TX, a graduate of the Michener Center for Writers at UT Austin and was recently a Jerome Fellow at the Playwrights' Center in Minneapolis. Upcoming work includes readings of The Pleasure Trials at Luna Stage and Amphibian Stage and development of Europa at the Drama League. Her play A Perfect Robot was a finalist for the O'Neill Playwright Conference and a Kilroy Honorable Mention for 2014 and 2015. Sarah's plays have been recently been produced or developed by groundswell theatre company, Kitchen Dog Theater, Swan Dive, the Navigators, Red Theatre Collective, Phoenix Theatre, the Icicle Creek Theater Festival, WildClaw Horror Theater, Weber State University, Barnyard Theater; as well as in cars, backyards, dressing rooms, lobbies, and a swimming pool. You can find more about Sarah's work on www.sarah.saltwick.com or on the New Play Exchange.