Format/Genre: One-Act Comedy, Satire
Target Audience: High school, college, community + professional theatre
Casting: 6M, 7F (+ 2 extras)
Sets: bare stage with green screen drop, 2 chairs + student desks
Running time: 30 minutes
Synopsis: On the green-screen set of horror sequel "The Mist 2," spoiled rapper-turned-actor JaXXX Masters shuts down production, demanding real tentacles to react to, not digital ones to be added later. British stage actress, Nell Carrington, making her Hollywood film debut, gets an eye-opening education from a washed-up former Shakespearean actor slumming for a paycheck and from JaXXX's high-powered, fire-breathing manager as to the current state of the CGI-laden movie business.
- Premiered at West Springfield High School, Springfield, VA, Jan. 2015
- 2nd place at the Virginia High School League One-Act Competition district level,
performed at the Regional round, February 2015.
The cast of "The Mist 2" stands up to its to-be-added-digitally-later extra-dimensional invaders in "Green Screen," a Hollywood satire.
Mallory Astrow as a former TV child star turned schlock B-movie actress.