Massi Monfiletto

Massi Monfiletto

Plays

  • My Mother The Sun
    When her mother goes missing in the desert between the US/Mexico border, Solana must journey out with a group of activists to bring her back. As her past begins to haunt her, she must undertake an extraordinary transformation in the hopes of keeping her family together.
  • Sterility NOW!
    Sophie wants a uterus to have a child. Molly has a uterus she doesn't want. Allison wants trans women to be launched into outer space. Jason wants sex. cw for transmisogyny and bad bangs
    *Under construction! Ask for a current draft*
  • Las Marthas
    In Laredo Texas, the old-world Spanish-descended families of the American Southwest host a debutante ball in honor of George Washington's birthday, in which the entire town dresses in colonial Williamsburg attire and reenacts a fictional visit from the founding father himself during the American Revolution. Maria, a legacy from the oldest family in town, runs into conflict with Rosario, a new money mestiza...
    In Laredo Texas, the old-world Spanish-descended families of the American Southwest host a debutante ball in honor of George Washington's birthday, in which the entire town dresses in colonial Williamsburg attire and reenacts a fictional visit from the founding father himself during the American Revolution. Maria, a legacy from the oldest family in town, runs into conflict with Rosario, a new money mestiza girl who's gained entry into the pageant as an attempt at "inclusion." As the two girls wrestle for supremacy, their worlds wrestle for dominance in this raucous fantasy about the complicated mechanisms of border politics.
  • 300 Days Without Rain
    The night before a funeral for both of her parents, Molly throws a send-off party that wrecks their house. In the morning, she has to face herself and her friends as she attempts to reconcile her new life without her family. (In development, ask for draft)
  • Calypso in Harlem
    Retired drag queen and Cuban ex-patriate Emilio lives alone in their apartment, locked away from the world and content to live their life in solitude. When a young revolutionary stumbles across their threshold, pursued by the police, Emilio is forced to confront their past in order to explore their burgeoning relationship. Half club show, half romance, this play examines the unpacking of generational trauma and...
    Retired drag queen and Cuban ex-patriate Emilio lives alone in their apartment, locked away from the world and content to live their life in solitude. When a young revolutionary stumbles across their threshold, pursued by the police, Emilio is forced to confront their past in order to explore their burgeoning relationship. Half club show, half romance, this play examines the unpacking of generational trauma and the hope for new love after the scarring of political and cultural disenfranchisement.
  • Penelope Clefts Herself in Two Along an Invisible Line, or, The Penelepussy
    Penelope has grown tired of waiting for Odysseus, so she takes to the sea, leaving her Maid and Manservant in her stead. This comic adaptation of the Odyssey envisions Penelope as a trans woman haunted by the ghosts of second-wave feminists reciting constant monologues about the power of pussy, and monsters that appear more and more human with every journey taken.