Connected
by Lia Romeo

Productions (3)
  • Comedy/Drama
  • 80 - 95 minutes
  • 4 f, 4 m (6-23 actors possible: 3-12 f, 3-11 m)
  • Content Notes: Adult language and content, alternates available for some.
  • Set: Flexible.
  • Standard Edition ISBN: 978-1-68069-040-8

Connected
by Lia Romeo

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Productions (3)
  • Comedy/Drama
  • 80 - 95 minutes
  • 4 f, 4 m (6-23 actors possible: 3-12 f, 3-11 m)
  • Content Notes: Adult language and content, alternates available for some.
  • Set: Flexible.

In a world where we're all constantly connected via the internet, why do so many people still feel alone? In this series of interrelated vignettes, a young girl's most embarrassing moment goes viral, a recent high school grad must choose between real life and role-playing games, two girls spend Saturday night endlessly searching for the perfect party, and a teacher is accidentally wooed by her student on a dating site. A funny, heartbreakingly real look at love and friendship in the age of social media. (A high school edition of this play is also available.)

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Play Details

In a world where we're all constantly connected via the internet, why do so many people still feel alone? In this series of interrelated vignettes, a young girl's most embarrassing moment goes viral, a recent high school grad must choose between real life and role-playing games, two girls spend Saturday night endlessly searching for the perfect party, and a teacher is accidentally wooed by her student on a dating site. A funny, heartbreakingly real look at love and friendship in the age of social media. (A high school edition of this play is also available.)

  • Comedy/Drama
  • 80 - 95 minutes
  • 4 f, 4 m (6-23 actors possible: 3-12 f, 3-11 m)
  • Content Notes: Adult language and content, alternates available for some.
  • Set: Flexible.
  • Standard Edition ISBN: 978-1-68069-040-8

Published Reviews

"Lia Romeo's new play is very, very good, a wry, fast-paced look at American life in the age of YouTube."

St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"A fascinating look at the cyber world we live in today . . . Romeo's work plays out in four vignettes, all of which touch on themes of loneliness and deception. Alternately amusing and heart-breaking . . . an engaging work."

Broadway World

"Enthralling and accurate . . . I found myself riveted as I waited to see what would happen to the sympathetically rendered characters."

Theatre is Easy

"Connected's strength is that it manages to be a wry commentary on the way things are now, for better or for worse, without becoming condescending. What may end up being its biggest win is its potential to spark a dialogue across all platforms--including face-to-face communication."

nytheatreguide.com

Production History

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APR 29, 2016 - APR 30, 2016
Thomas Jefferson High School of Science and Technology
Alexandria, VA United States
Thomas Jefferson High School of Science and Technology Alexandria, VA United States
MAR 03, 2016 - MAR 26, 2016
Project Y Theatre Company, 59E59
New York City, NY United States
Project Y Theatre Company, 59E59 New York City, NY United States
FEB 08, 2013 - FEB 23, 2013
HotCity Theatre
St. Louis, MO United States
HotCity Theatre St. Louis, MO United States
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MAR 03, 2016 - MAR 26, 2016
Project Y Theatre Company, 59E59
New York City, NY United States
Project Y Theatre Company, 59E59 New York City, NY United States
FEB 08, 2013 - FEB 23, 2013
HotCity Theatre
St. Louis, MO United States
HotCity Theatre St. Louis, MO United States

Awards (2)

Nominated for St. Louis Theater Circle Award for Best New Play (2014)

Nominated for NYIT Award for Outstanding Full-length Script (2016)

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