Cast: 4f 4m (large cast possible)

Performing rights not held by Nick Hern Books

First Staged:
Playwrights Horizons, New York, 2004


By Lynn Nottage

In Fabulation, playwright Lynn Nottage reimagines Esther (the character from her companion play, Intimate Apparel) as Undine, the public relations diva of today, who spirals downward from her swanky Manhattan office to her roots back in Brooklyn.

Press Quotes

'an exceptionally gifted playwright'

New York Times

'couldn't be funnier or more irreverent'

Daily Telegraph

'In a world filled with solemnity, it is good to see racial politics given a comic spin'


Also by Lynn Nottage:

Crumbs from the Table of Joy
Intimate Apparel
Mlima's Tale
By the Way, Meet Vera Stark
Crumbs from the Table of Joy and other plays
Intimate Apparel & Fabulation: Two Plays

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An acerbically brilliant satire that explores the fault line between race and property.
A funny and tender drama that explores how even if you live on the brink, destiny can have a way of surprising you.