Amphibian Stage Productions - Fort Worth Theatre

On the Ceiling
by Nigel Planer
Staged Reading

Directed by David A. Miller
Featuring Patrick Bynane and Michael Muller

Sunday, January 27, 2 PM
Monday, January 28, 7 PM

On The Ceiling

Lapo and Loti, two fresco plasterers, face another grueling day at work, performing menial labor and covering for their absent boss. In their case, however, the boss is Michelangelo, and the office is the Sistine Chapel. Certain that this work by the first-time painter is doomed to be a disaster, the two men endeavor to save the fresco, and as their world crumbles around them, they must confront the ties that bind them to the work in progress. This comedy by Nigel Planer blurs the line between master and assistant and asks what distinguishes a tradesman from an artist.

"Nigel Planer's first play is glorious, a truly original piece" – The Stage 

Amphibian Stage Productions
120 South Main St. - Fort Worth, TX 76104

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