Radio Man

After a climate crisis decimates civilization as we know it, two sisters trek across the post-apocalyptic wasteland with only an eccentric voice on their transistor radio for company. When another young girl stumbles upon their campsite, they must decide whether or not the newcomer can stay. Longing, reminiscence, and a desire for their past life bond the women together, while the looming dangers of the natural...
After a climate crisis decimates civilization as we know it, two sisters trek across the post-apocalyptic wasteland with only an eccentric voice on their transistor radio for company. When another young girl stumbles upon their campsite, they must decide whether or not the newcomer can stay. Longing, reminiscence, and a desire for their past life bond the women together, while the looming dangers of the natural world threaten to take their lives.
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Radio Man

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  • Sophie McIntosh:
    24 Aug. 2023
    An absolute gut-punch knockout of a play. Radio Man surehandedly weaves together loss, displacement, and the dangerous blindness of innocence into a tight, compelling sci-fi drama led by three young girls. I'll be thinking about that ending for a very long time...

Development History

  • Workshop
    ,
    The Parsnip Ship
    ,
    2021

Production History

  • Professional
    ,
    SheNYC Arts
    ,
    2023

Awards

Finalist
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WaterWorks
,
LiveArts
,
2023
Winner
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Best Script
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SheNYC Festival Awards
,
2023
Semi-Finalist
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Playwriting Competition
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Austin Film Festival
,
2022
Winner
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James E. Michael Playwriting Prize
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Kenyon College
,
2021