“As Bees in Honey Drown” at Nutley Little Theatre

“As Bees in Honey Drown”
by Douglas C. Beane

Evan Wyler has just finished a photo session with his shirt off. No, he’s not a supermodel; he’s a twenty-something New York writer savoring the success of his debut novel. Defined by the media as the "hot-young" thing-of-the-moment, Evan captures the attention of Alexa Vere de Vere, a black-clad woman of mystery who’s made the world of celebrity her home. In fact, it’s her religion. Maybe she’s a record producer, maybe she’s a film agent; what is clear is that she wants Evan to write the screenplay of her life story. Just spend time with me, she says, and you’ll learn all you need to know. To Evan, who is gay, it’s like an invitation into the world of Auntie Mame, Sally Bowles and Holly Golightly all rolled into one.

Performed by Nutley Little Theatre
At Nutley Little Theatre
Performances ran
Friday, June 14, 2002 thru Saturday, June 29, 2002
Alexa Vere De Vere.... Penny Paul
Evan Wyler.... Gus Ibranyi
Ensemble.... Brigitte Decaudain
Ensemble.... Lee Guest Moore
Ensemble.... Gordon Smith
Ensemble.... Paul Zeller Has Bio
Directed by Ronald F. Mulligan Has Bio