The Birthing Pit

Two Person Show · a gothic romance · Ages 18+ · United States of America

world premiere

They followed the blood. And the blood followed the gold. Fleeing a mysterious pestilence at the end of the American Revolutionary War, a Rhode Island couple journeys home from the Caribbean. But when tragedy strikes at sea, possibly from supernatural causes, can their love endure beyond the grave?

This hour-long version had five performances in the 2017 Hollywood Fringe Festival— half the duration, half the characters. Read the full version of the play via New Play Exchange:

Production Team

maia kazin *

actor / castella

beth scorzato *

stage manager

william j. meyer *

writer / director

* Fringe Veteran