Rom Watson is the author of the full-length plays LYINGBENEATHTHESURFACE, IMAGEANDLIKENESS (winner of a $150 honorarium and a reading at Celebration Theatre), THENORMACONQUESTS, PICKLEJUICE and PINOCCHIO IN THEBRONX. Eleven of his 22 short plays have been produced, including THREESYLLABLES OF SHAME (production by 3 Roses Players and Libra Lens), THETEST and MEAD & STU AT THEAIRPORT (both part of Neo Ensemble Theatre’s Airport Encounters), MR. CUDDLES (production at the 2015 Hollywood Fringe), CELEBRITYDEATHWATCH (production at the 2017 Hollywood Fringe), and NORMAGETSTHEAXE, (production at the 2018 Hollywood Fringe). His full-length plays have had readings at The Road Theatre, The MET Theatre, Unknown Theatre, The Laura Henry Studio and Alliance Repertory Company. He is a member of The Dramatists Guild of America and The Alliance of Los Angeles Playwrights. www.romwatson.com. E-mail: [email protected]
A father rules a made-up nation with his family as his only subjects. When his son takes the mission too far and his daughter questions everything, he fights for power in the face of family, country, and reality.