The Perfect Robot by Sarah Saltwick
Presented by The Pipeline@NCTC
Monday, August 15th at 7:30 PM
Solo Bar in Queen Anne. 200 Roy St. (206) 213-0080
A marvel of art and technology, Mollybot is an almost perfect and affordable soulmate. When her creator goes off in search of the last missing piece to her soul, her machinery is left vulnerable to the commercial and jealous side of creation. Her body and programming are threatened. With only Alan Turing at her side, can Mollybot scale the distance between robot and human, subject and self?
About the Playwright
SARAH SALTWICK is a playwright based in Austin, TX, a graduate of the Michener Center for Writers at UT Austin and was recently a Jerome Fellow at the Playwrights' Center in Minneapolis. Upcoming work includes readings of The Pleasure Trials at Luna Stage and Amphibian Stage and development of Europa at the Drama League. Her play A Perfect Robot was a finalist for the O'Neill Playwright Conference and a Kilroy Honorable Mention for 2014 and 2015. Sarah's plays have been recently been produced or developed by groundswell theatre company, Kitchen Dog Theater, Swan Dive, the Navigators, Red Theatre Collective, Phoenix Theatre, the Icicle Creek New Play Festival, WildClaw Horror Theater, Weber State University, Barnyard Theater; as well as in cars, backyards, dressing rooms, lobbies, and a swimming pool.
A Perfect Robot was a finalist for the O’Neill Playwrights Conference 2014, and was given an Honorable Mention on The Kilroys List for both 2014 and 2015.
Directed by Guest Artist Kaytlin McIntyre
Featuring Company Members Peter Dylan O'Connor and Michael Patten and Guest Artists Sydney Andrews, Haley Guthrie, Brandon Simmons, and Ayo Tushinde
Admission is free. Donations are gladly accepted.