Carly, an exterminator, creates a super insecticide to destroy NYC’s bedbugs on a quest to avenge her mother’s freak death, but accidentally mutates the bugs into human-sized, intelligent, militant, sexual, lethal monsters. Her story is intertwined with a side plot about a Canadian chanteuse named Dionne Salon.
Formerly titled BEDBUGS!!!. The 2014 Off Broadway Production was a New York Times and TimeOutNY Critics’ Pick
Composer Paul Leschen. Story by Leschen & Sauter
Sept & Oct. 2017: Industry Presentation, Dir. Robert Bartley
Sept-Oct 2014: Off Broadway, Dir. Robert Bartley
Oct 2012: Workshop, Dir. Robert Bartley
Oct. 2011: Laurie Beechman, Dir. Samuel Buggeln
Jan 2011: Industry Reading, Dir. Samuel Buggeln
Sept 2008: NYMF, Dir. Samuel Buggeln
Photos by Rex Bonomelli.