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Robert O'Hara; photo by Zack DeZon


Mainstage Theater

Written and Directed by Robert O’Hara

World premiere
Playwrights Horizons Commission

Civil Writer
Have you ever heard of the word…Feminism? It’s an old world term. Back when women walked amongst us.

Mark and Jason were keeping things casual until Jason got pregnant. But however unplanned the pregnancy was, nothing could be less expected than the chain of events it would set in motion. Robert O’Hara’s audacious, hilarious allegory envisions an uncannily familiar future – one long after women have gone extinct from centuries of mistreatment – where man’s capacity to f**k everything up soars to new heights.


Playwrights Horizons Commission with the support of the Harold and Mimi Steinberg Charitable Trust.