~*ElAgAb FaB*~

Developed and written at the Actors Theatre of Louisville in September of 2017. 

Directed by Joan Sergay and dramaturged by Megan McLleroy.

Further developed and reproduced at the Chicago Theater Marathon in July of 2018.

Currently in development as a full length one-person show called ~*An ElAgAb CaRoL*~.

An Incubator

Commissioned by Jackalope Theatre for the 10th Annual Living Newspaper

Festival:  https://www.chicagotribune.com/entertainment/theater/ct-ent-jackalope-living-newspaper-festival0806-20190806-6yx2akrkrnd4hjgq6w5ugfizhi-story.html  

An Utah Senator is pregnant and visits a reproductive specialist for an exam and so begins a tumultuous relationship. He is the worlds' first pregnant man and she hates having to help him. This is a play about appropriation and when we're forced to tolerate it. This is a play about privilege and when we tolerate it. It's a Science Fiction fifteen minute play.


Written in 2019 through Jackalope Theatre's Playwriting Lab taught by Calamity West. 

Winner of the 2020 National Queer Theater's Playwriting Contest: https://www.nationalqueertheater.org/cqf

Finalist in the Theater Viscera 2019 Playwriting Contest:


Winner of the SoCal Queer Theater's 2020 Playwriting Contest: https://socalqueertheater.wixsite.com/socalqueertheater/new-queer-works

It will be produced by National Queer Theater and part of the Criminal Queerness Festival and directed by Sharifa Elkady.

© 2013 by Omer Abbas Salem. All rights reserved

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