RUBY THE FREAK IN THE WOODS
A tech whiz is eaten alive by her industry, retreats to the woods and falls in love with a bear.
Developed with support from the EST/Sloan Foundation and the Clubbed Thumb early career writers' group
At a church-sponsored halfway house in Southern Appalachia, a progressive high-school teacher with a rage problem attends to everyone's recovery but her own.
Forthcoming production at the Atlantic Theater (2018-19)
Developed at Williamstown Theatre Festival with Jenna Worsham and support from Drama League and the Clubbed Thumb early career writers' group
DIDO OF IDAHO
A hard-drinking musicologist competes with a former Miss Idaho for the love of a married English professor.
Produced on the Main Stage at Ensemble Studio Theatre (2018)
Developed with support from New York Stage and Film
Official selection of Labyrinth Theater Company's Up Next Series
Finalist for AracaWorks: Chicago 2016
Workshopped for the 2015 EST/Youngblood Unfiltered Festival
Developmental workshops in Montana and Idaho
Excerpt to be published in The Best Men's Stage Monologues of 2016 (Smith & Kraus)
SINGLES IN AGRICULTURE
A South Carolina army widow angles for romance with an Oklahoma fundamentalist at a dating convention for farmers.
"In short, Singles in Agriculture is a triumph. Rosebrock and her collaborators achieve a sexy, startling, and ultimately uplifting piece of theater." (New York Theatre Review)
Finalist for the Eugene O'Neill National Playwrights Conference; recipient of a Drama League Rough Draft Residency; developed with support from IRT, Drama League, EST/Youngblood and more; selected for The Brick's 2015 Summer Festival (Theatre is Easy Best Bet) and the Dixon Place Works-in-Progress series
Multiple excerpts to be published in The Best Women's Stage Monologues of 2016 (Smith & Kraus)
A Lutheran woman agrees to a threesome with her husband and his unbalanced coworker.
"Fantastic… Bright, hilarious, and filled with authentic drama and personality, Rosebrock gives us a unique tale of four South Carolinians as their romantic trials and tribulations lead them into adultery, blackmail, polygamy, and Olive Garden bathrooms… A brilliantly done modern study of marriage and the decline of monogomy that forces you to turn your own conventions inside out and reconsider the possibilities of love." (BlackBook)
Multiple excerpts published in 2014 best-of anthologies by Smith & Kraus and Applause Theatre & Cinema; series of excerpts published by Little Star
AND MANY MORE
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