Gather by the Ghost Light

8
Jul

Ep 15: Doctors & Lawyers (1st Edition Rules)

DOCTORS & LAWYERS (1st Edition Rules): Imagine an alternate reality where ruthless Barbarians, powerful Wizards, and cunning Thieves dive into the Fantasy Corporate World with the hit roleplaying game DOCTORS & LAWYERS (1st Edition Rules). Join game master Xandor the Stout as he guides his compatriots through the latest expansion "The 14th Floor Human Resources Dept".

Written by David Strauss

Directed by Jonathan Cook

Performed by Robb Smith, Brandon Brune, Nicole Swanson, and Brie Hayes

Intro/Outro music: JK/47

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If you are associated with a theatre and would like to perform the stage version of this play, please contact gatherbytheghostlight@gmail.com to get connected with the playwright.

4
Jun

Ep 14: Love in the Time of COVID

LOVE IN THE TIME OF COVID: Thanks to COVID-19, Melanie and Alan are down on their luck. They have 86 bucks in their bank account, their rent is due, and neither has a job. They argue in front of Anthony’s Italian Cuisine, a restaurant that needs a dishwasher. Melanie has a plan (sort of), but Alan resists.

 

Written by Rick Davis

Directed by Jonathan Cook

Performed by Dixie Dawson and Danny Bussey

 

If you are associated with a theatre and would like to perform the stage version of this play, please contact gatherbytheghostlight@gmail.com to get connected with the playwright.

10
May

Ep 13: Motetz Dam

MOTETZ DAM: A couple are having their first romantic home cooked meal. When an allergic reaction breaks the atmosphere, the question isn’t just will their relationship withstand this disastrous evening, but will either of them survive the night.

 

Written by Devon McSherry

Directed by Jonathan Cook

Performed by Devon McSherry, Jonathan Cook, and Christy Roosma

 

If you are associated with a theatre and would like to perform the stage version of this play, please contact gatherbytheghostlight@gmail.com to get connected with the playwright.

19
Apr

Ep 12: Backseat Driver

BACKSEAT DRIVER: Darcy isn't happy when a drunk woman climbs into the back of her car, thinking it's an Uber. But as they chat, it turns out that all is not what it seems.

 

Written by Scott Mullen

Directed by Jonathan Cook

Performed by Marian Thibodeau and Chelsea Mahoney

 

If you are associated with a theatre and would like to perform the stage version of this play, please contact gatherbytheghostlight@gmail.com and we'll put you in touch with the playwright.

5
Apr

Ep 11: Finding Help

FINDING HELP: Daphne and her Mother are at loggerheads concerning assisted living or bringing in a caregiver. When Daphne tries to solve the problem, she is surprised by her Mother's attitude.

 

Written by Marj O'Neill-Butler

Directed by Jonathan Cook

Performed by Christy Roosma, Pepper Wren, and Marty Matfess

 

If you are associated with a theatre and would like to perform the stage version of this play, please contact gatherbytheghostlight@gmail.com and we'll put you in touch with the playwright.

15
Mar

Ep 10: Coaster

COASTER: An anxious woman goes on a roller coaster with her boyfriend, but she turns out to have ulterior motives. Romantic Comedy.

Written by Scott Mullen

Directed by Jonathan Cook

Performed by Marian Thibodeau, Ben Evans, and Jason Latimer

If you are associated with a theatre and would like to perform the stage version of this play, please contact gatherbytheghostlight@gmail.com and we'll put you in touch with the playwright.

14
Feb

Ep 9: Don’t Call Me Cupid

DON'T CALL ME CUPID: Katie is completely smitten with a new man in her life and is eager to show him off to her roommate. Love takes a tragic backseat, however, when the god of love, Eros (aka Cupid), appears and accidentally shoots her new boyfriend with the wrong arrow. Dark Comedy.

 

Written and directed by Jonathan Cook

Performed by Paige Blackcloud, Kate Dailey, and Jonathan Cook

 

If you are associated with a theatre and would like to perform the stage version of this play, please contact gatherbytheghostlight@gmail.com and we'll put you in touch with the playwright.

22
Jan

Ep 8: Beatrix Potter Must Die!

BEATRIX POTTER MUST DIE!: A desperate farmer travels back in time for a drastic solution to his plague of rabbits. A funny tale that offers a possible origin story to "The Tale of Peter Rabbit".

 

Written by Patrick Gabridge

Produced and directed by Jonathan Cook

Performed by Nicole Swanson and Ryan Abel

 

If you are associated with a theatre and would like to perform the stage version of this play, please contact gatherbytheghostlight@gmail.com and we'll put you in touch with the playwright.

8
Dec

Ep 7: Digital Christmas

THE INAUGURAL FIRST TIME EVER FESTIVE CHRISTMAS HOLIDAY SPECIAL EXTRAVAGANZA FEATURING CHRISTMAS AND CHRISTMAS RELATED THINGS!

DIGITAL CHRISTMAS: Santa Claus is ready to retire and has launched a new online store to help aid in the process, but when the website crashes on Christmas Eve and all the orders get mixed up, he scrambles to make things right.

 

Written and directed by Jonathan Cook

Performed by Robb Smith, Beth McGowan Goolsby, and Dixie Dawson.

 

If you are associated with a theatre and would like to perform the stage version of this play, please contact gatherbytheghostlight@gmail.com and we'll put you in touch with the playwright.

2
Nov

Ep 6: Just Desserts

JUST DESSERTS: Three co-workers unmask and deal with a fellow employee who has been stealing other people's food from the company lunchroom.

 

Written by David MacGregor

Directed by Jonathan Cook

Performed by Chelsea Mahoney, Tommy Cooper, Marian Thibodeau, and Brandon Dawson.

 

If you are associated with a theatre and would like to perform the stage version of this play, please contact gatherbytheghostlight@gmail.com and we'll put you in touch with the playwright.

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