Mary DeCarlo

Mary DeCarlo

Plays

  • Echoes of a Hollow Body
    Gerry lives in the Sandia Mountains of New Mexico with Winnie, her granddaughter. By day, Winnie operates the tram that brings tourists up and down the mountain. Each summer, she gains a co-worker in Doug, an aspiring musician. During a make-shift funeral on a haunted street, Doug and his endless questions lead Winnie to confront the buried pain of her mother’s death. Gerry and Winnie make peace with their past...
    Gerry lives in the Sandia Mountains of New Mexico with Winnie, her granddaughter. By day, Winnie operates the tram that brings tourists up and down the mountain. Each summer, she gains a co-worker in Doug, an aspiring musician. During a make-shift funeral on a haunted street, Doug and his endless questions lead Winnie to confront the buried pain of her mother’s death. Gerry and Winnie make peace with their past while allowing each other to move on. Echoes of a Hollow Body uses magical realism and heart to explore the legacy of grief, loneliness, and allowing yourself to be vulnerable again after loss.
  • I'm Not Trying to be Mean … But
    What would happen if you came face to face with the nasty, judgmental voice living inside your head? Could you rid it for good by identifying how it came into existence? Sam is determined to find out!
  • Magic Years
    Magic Years takes place during the course of one night, the evening of Jan and Mikey’s engagement party. Jan is a nervous wreck while Mikey aims to please. The party get off to a rocky start when a high-stakes gambler, Kurt, arrives without an invitation. Paul, back from a recent bicycle trip, and Delia, a nuclear medicine technologist, spend the evening competing for the attention of Hazel, Mikey's twin....
    Magic Years takes place during the course of one night, the evening of Jan and Mikey’s engagement party. Jan is a nervous wreck while Mikey aims to please. The party get off to a rocky start when a high-stakes gambler, Kurt, arrives without an invitation. Paul, back from a recent bicycle trip, and Delia, a nuclear medicine technologist, spend the evening competing for the attention of Hazel, Mikey's twin. Jan realizes no one at her party is really there to celebrate her and she feels more suffocated by these friendships as the night goes on. The drunker she gets, the worse she feels. However, she keeps trying to reignite the party with a series of games that illuminate the tensions bubbling underneath this relationship web. After a particularly violent outburst, Jan is forced to decide if she wants to continue on this path to marriage or if she wants to start over with a new set of friends and loved ones somewhere, anywhere, else.
  • American Hero
    America, meet Bea. All Bea ever wanted was to be a hero, but now she's discovering she may just be a villain. That's what happens when you don't come to make friends. If you didn't catch her on last season's hottest reality show, America's Next Top Hero, you can get the full recap of her sorry tale in her live event American Hero! You'll watch her beg for absolution and decide...
    America, meet Bea. All Bea ever wanted was to be a hero, but now she's discovering she may just be a villain. That's what happens when you don't come to make friends. If you didn't catch her on last season's hottest reality show, America's Next Top Hero, you can get the full recap of her sorry tale in her live event American Hero! You'll watch her beg for absolution and decide whether she has done her penance. Her fate is in your hands and she's totally at your mercy!
  • Beastly
    Beastly weaves in and out of reality and the consciousness of Robert, a bedridden young man being cared for day and night by his doting mother, Billie. In dreams, Robert is more than mobile, commanding the world around him and reliving his romance with girlfriend, Lila. When Officer Pierce knocks on Billie's front door searching for a missing Lila, Robert's dreamy hallucinations turn to nightmares as...
    Beastly weaves in and out of reality and the consciousness of Robert, a bedridden young man being cared for day and night by his doting mother, Billie. In dreams, Robert is more than mobile, commanding the world around him and reliving his romance with girlfriend, Lila. When Officer Pierce knocks on Billie's front door searching for a missing Lila, Robert's dreamy hallucinations turn to nightmares as he is confronted with the truth of Lila's disappearance and his role in it.
  • The Expulsion
    Two estranged step-sisters re-unite on the night before their father’s funeral. Wine, grief, and a certain unexpected visitor propel them to confront the truth and lies buried in their past. What does it truly mean to be family? When is a mistake too big to confess? And if you had it all to do over, would you lie again?
  • Is It Warm Out?
    A man visits his mother in a nursing home. Memories of Christmas bring up sibling rivalry and the forgotten past.
  • The Miracle of the Sun
    Brooke and Tommy are old college friends who still live together years after graduating. Tommy is determined to pour his time and energy into an art installation, but when Brooke finds an egg abandoned in the woods she hatches a new plan for him. The arrival of Brooke’s eccentric friend, Kristen, illuminates the hidden agendas and buried pain of both Brooke and Tommy.
  • Bone Sweet Bone
    After Lenore, a famous pop-star, dies in the back of Snake's taxi cab, he delivers the body to his girlfriend, Lee Ann. Lee Ann is Lenore's biggest fan and decides that now that Lenore is dead, she should take over her life for her.
  • RENDEZVOUS 2030: Rated M for Mature
    Cade and Stasia navigate romance in the year 2030, where most humans have opted out of pursuing love with other humans and now mainly seek out love in the land of virtual reality.
  • Woman's Work
    In the not so distant future, women have removed themselves from men and have stopped doing what society deems as "woman's work."
  • The Bat
    In The Bat, Sam's retreat from society is beginning to worry his friends. Chris knocks on Sam's door in a final attempt to remind him of the beauty of the outside. Will friendship and an external perspective be enough for Sam to start to trust himself again?