Saturday December 10, 2016, Alligator Pear Publishing will be at the 15th annual New Orleans Bookfair, and we won't be alone! Our favorite playwrights will be joining us throughout the day to hang out, press the flesh, and sign copies of their plays.
As if that weren't reason for celebration enough, this will be the first appearance of our newest release, Oregon Trail: The Play! by A.J. Allegra. For those unable to make it Saturday or too impatient to wait until then, Oregon Trail: The Play! is also now available on Amazon. A.J. will be signing his comedy honoring/skewering that most traumatizing/beloved of educational video games irrespective of where you got your copy.
Join us Sunday June 26th for a staged reading and release party for our newest publication, Justin Maxwell's A Blinded Horse Dreams of Hippocampi & Other Plays. These short plays are a collection of the poetic and unexpected. They include unassigned dialog and scene order determined by the spinning of a wheel. A chorus of seahorses sings, a car and a store have relationship problems, and Van Gogh meditates on his own death.
Doors open at 7:30 for elbow rubbing, complimentary wine, and being the first to lay hands on the collection, hot from the presses. A staged reading of selected works - directed by Jon Greene and read by Andrea Watson, Glen Aucoin, Sean Glazebook, and the playwright himself - will start at 8pm. There will be a...