Writer: Allen Barton
Director: Joel Polis
Based on true events
Four lives collide in a powerful indictment of contemporary religious intrusions into personal relationships
In light of recent attacks by extremists, the relevancy of questions regarding freedom of thought and speech seem absolutely necessary as part of today's dialogue in our communities.
Synopsis: Based on true events and current headlines, DISCONNECTION is a powerful indictment of contemporary religious intrusions into personal relationships. A successful lawyer, his classical piano mentor, and his estranged daughter all confront the dark side of dedication to a Church whose aged founder faces the end of his life in isolation and regret.
DISCONNECTION, 2015 Skylight Theatre Company
CAN'T MISS THEATER EVENT! - Backstage
POWERFUL PRODUCTION! - BroadwayWorld
GO! ABSORBING new drama. EXCELLENT CAST!...Resonances far beyond the walls of any church or cult - LA Weekly
This play is WORTH SEEING how religious extremism can blind even those with the greatest intent - Examiner
RECOMMENDED! - Stage Raw
A relentless, GUT WRENCHING expose. Extra special kudos to Playwright Allen Barton and skillful director Joel Polis for giving us this INCREDIBLE PLAY!- Splash Magazine
SHOULD NOT BE MISSED!
Disconnection rules. IMPRESSIVE! – Hollywood Revealed