10 Directors. 10 Hours. 10 New Work-In-Progress Showings.
My Brother's Better At Love Than Me: The relationshipbetween a woman and her autistic brother are told through the parallel storiesof each of their romantic lives. A look at how someone on the autism spectrum, whois ostensibly "bad at empathy", can be better at love than someonemore neuro-typical.
The First Stage Festival is where new work takes its first steps. 10 directors will have 10 hours to focus, manifest, and present a particular moment or element of a new work for an audience. 10 work-in-progress showings will provide glimpses into the future of the American Theater.