Really, Zombies in Queens?
I work with a host of talented people at Alycea Ungaro's Real Pilates, including the talented producers Liz Torres of Breaking the Proscenium (our front desk supervisor and creative person) and Miriam Lipner Brienik (a very talented and extremely funny Pilates teacher, dancer, and actress) of Standard Bear Productions. And I am married to a very talented writer, who is currently finishing a Zombie novel set in lower Manhattan.
So how excited was I when Miriam and Liz told me about their upcoming production of Zombies. Written by Miriam's talented husband Sal Brienik, Zombies follows as
five strangers and one feline take refuge on the second floor of a stairs-less house in the outskirts of the greater Washington DC area. As radio broadcasts clue them in to what is happening in the world at large, they find themselves struggling with the Biggest question faced by the survivors of any global pandemic: now what?
The show runs October 4-20 at The Secret Theatre in Queens.
And here is an interview with Sal Brienik: