The Count by Roger Hedden
venue: Florida Stage, Manalapan, FL
date: January 2008
Director: Louis Tyrell
Florida Stage was a professional theatre dedicated to world premieres of new works and regional premieres. The Count was a world premiere and is set in modern day Houston, TX. The play deals with family issues, most importantly, aging parents and sibling rivalry. It required contemporary, realistic costumes that supported the characters and helped tell the story.