Orbiting Esmeralda (Click for link to virtual reading or see it on stage in the New York Theater Festival, scheduled for a 3 performance run to start Nov. 27)

The world’s richest man’s new business entails an artist’s fake suicide at an auction of his painting as the eminent art curator who discovered him obsesses about maternity, it vetoed by her fiercely anti-paternal husband as the global economy collapses.