Heart Condition

Sunday, August 4th | 8pm @ The Road on Lankershim
Written By Eric Thomas
Directed By Allan Wasserman

A 911 operator receives three calls at once. The operator attempts to juggle personal drama while assisting callers with situations of varied urgency. 

Eric Thomas – Playwright:


Eric Thomas is an award-winning actor and playwright in the Cincinnati area. Eric’s short plays A Better Place, Prince Harming, Nerve and Sinew, and Stranded Traveler have been performed in theaters across the country and internationally. Eric is grateful to the actors and directors who commit to his work, always making it better on the stage than it is on the page. Eric is thankful for the honest and unceasing support of his friends and family. One day Eric hopes to be a big boy playwright and write a full-length play!

Allan Wasserman – Director:

Allan recently appeared as Andy Albeck in Gone Hollywood directed by Ted Griffin, Matt Damon’s colleague Roger in Suburbicon directed by George Clooney, Adam Sandler’s doctor in Funny People directed by Judd Apatow, and as Matthew Broderick’s psychiatrist in Finding Amanda directed by Peter Tolan. He was an actor and producer in Certifiably Jonathan starring Jonathan Winters. Allan’s other film credits include Big, Little Big League and Cocktail. His numerous television appearances include guest-starring roles on Arrested Development, Castle, Two Broke Girls, Bones, The Office, ER, The Sopranos, Boston Legal, Las Vegas, Sex and the City, Curb Your Enthusiasm, and Seinfeld. On stage, Allan performed on Broadway in The Basic Training of Pavlo Hummel with Al Pacino, directed by David Wheeler, Off-Broadway in Coming Attractions and numerous regional theatre productions for over thirty years. Onstage at The Road, Allan is creator, producer, and director of many one-person performances in the recurring Common Ground project and was seen in The English Bride and The Lyons. As a writer, Allan has published several award-winning short stories including Toughest Cat in the Bronx, Bozza and Finkelstein the Bear. Allan is the bandleader of The Allan Wasserman Jazz Ensemble. In addition to his acting and music careers, Allan has been a financial advisor for the past twenty-nine years and is currently serving as West Coast Vice President of American Portfolios.

Starring:

Jonathan Nichols* as Dana
Karrie King* as Lee
Kathy Bell Denton* as Chris
Merrick McCartha as Robin