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Happy Birthday

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Part of the Estrogenius Festival, Short Plays Festival - Program 2 
Sept 11-13 at 8pm, Sept 14 7pm and 9pm
177 MacDougal Street
New York, NY 10011


written by Monica Payne
directed by Allison Talis
starring Trent Dawson, Jennifer Monaco, and Deborah Offner

Happy Birthday is a play about a woman who gives birth to a stillborn baby.  The hospital then asks the couple to take the baby home for the afternoon and begin their grieving.  This is a funny, absurd, and heart-wrenching story about the loss of a child and ultimately, about loss of any kind.

For additional info go to and click on NOW PLAYING.  Reservations for the show can be made at 212-501-4751.

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