The Boiling House

Citation:

The Boiling House. 2007.

Abstract:

Drama
95 minutes
2F, 3M

In this poignant drama, the owner of a guesthouse on a small Caribbean island confronts her family's painful past. An impending hurricane compels Mama Aida and her guests to take shelter in an old plantation building. There she encounters the spirits of her slave ancestors who were brutally tortured and murdered after leading an unsuccessful slave rebellion.

Production History

  • Hinton Battle Theatre Lab, New York, NY, Staged Reading/Contest Finalist 2007
  • Reverie Productions, New York, NY, Staged Reading/Contest Finalist 2007

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