Charlotte Lang

Charlotte Lang

Charlotte is a Minneapolis (formerly New York) based playwright whose work has been seen at the Tank, Naked Angels, Brooklyn Winery, and the Union Theatre in London, among others. She has been a finalist for the Bay Area Playwrights Festival, the Seven Devils Playwrights Conference, the Soho Rep Writer/Director Lab, and the Amoralists Theater Company's 'Wright Club. She was a member of the Fall 2016...
Charlotte is a Minneapolis (formerly New York) based playwright whose work has been seen at the Tank, Naked Angels, Brooklyn Winery, and the Union Theatre in London, among others. She has been a finalist for the Bay Area Playwrights Festival, the Seven Devils Playwrights Conference, the Soho Rep Writer/Director Lab, and the Amoralists Theater Company's 'Wright Club. She was a member of the Fall 2016 Writers Lab with Exquisite Corpse Theater Company and the Spring 2017 Rhapsody Collective. She was a 2018 Sewanee Writers' Conference Tennessee Williams Scholar. She has volunteered or interned for Clubbed Thumb, Second Stage, Double Edge, and Young Jean Lee’s Theater Company. She is a fan of strange plays. BFA: NYU Tisch

Plays

  • Some Sort of Greek Tragedy
    The myth of Echo and Narcissus with some Zeus thrown in for good measure. Narcissus can't stop admiring himself and Echo can't stop admiring Narcissus. Zeus arrives to give them some advice.
  • Wisconsin
    Two brothers, Aaron and Ben, stand in their backyard on Thanksgiving cooking a garbage can turkey. Aaron's girlfriend, Sasha, may not be who she says she is. A play with whiskey and antlers.
  • That Feeling When You're the County Sheriff
    Three county sheriffs discuss their respective jurisdictions while navigating a complicated love triangle.
  • Liminal Space
    Sasha and Mallory are BFFs working at the local grocery store during summer break with their other BFF Ashley, who has gone missing. Does the new bag boy, Kevin, have something to do with it, or is it the work of a serial killer? Meanwhile, Sasha's phone becomes sentient and gives her ominous clues about Ashley's disappearance through the voice of Siri. Can Sasha and Mallory work out their...
    Sasha and Mallory are BFFs working at the local grocery store during summer break with their other BFF Ashley, who has gone missing. Does the new bag boy, Kevin, have something to do with it, or is it the work of a serial killer? Meanwhile, Sasha's phone becomes sentient and gives her ominous clues about Ashley's disappearance through the voice of Siri. Can Sasha and Mallory work out their interpersonal dramas and find their friend before it's too late?
  • You Are the River, You Are the Void
    The Baba Yaga leads us on a journey through the woods to our local AA meeting, where our heroes struggle to overcome their substance abuse issues while the play itself crumbles around them. An adult fairytale about depression, drugs, and the transformative power of art.

    Don't bring your kids.
  • Tarot Readings by Debbie*
    Step across the threshold of your own ambivalence and enter the realm of the Divine. Consulting the Tarot, oracle reader and professional clairvoyant Debbie O’Malley-Salazar takes us on a journey deep into ourselves, where rivers run deep, the office is having mass layoffs, and occasionally deer lie dead in the road. What lies beyond the veil?

    *sponsored by Dunkin Donuts
  • Sermon for the Disenchanted
    Michael isn't doing very well. He is drowning in prescription medications from his quack doctor to deal with his mental health issues and his beautiful Swedish girlfriend no longer wants to be his girlfriend. Will Michael emerge victorious or will the dark side of his mind get the better of him again?
  • The Connecticut Play
    Albion wants to be a normal 19th-century boy and explore his sexuality with his neighbor-friend, Shirley, but Slayton, his troubled musician father, and Eleanor, his repressed mother, have other plans for him. Meanwhile Muriel, his older sister, watches down on him from the attic and hopes to save him from the same fate that befell her.