directed by Alex Tobey
The play was first performed at The Tank in a private, but important, reading, in August 2019. It was performed by Alex Settineri, Ashton Muniz, Sam Bolen, Alton Alburo, and Jose Gonzales.
The play had its first public presentation as a part of Hatchlings, a reading series in Brooklyn, in September 2019. It was performed by Alex Settineri, Kenard Jackson, Ben Baur, Chris Ignacio, and Jose Useche.
Rough Trade is an epic comedy about classism in the Gay community. It’s about the costs of making art and knowing your history as a faggot. It’s about big pharma and it’s about being driven crazy by selfishness in the face of what you hope is selflessness but really probably isn’t.