A night of One Act Plays by best-selling author Chris Bohjalian comes to the Dorset Playhouse on Friday, November 15th at 7:30 p.m. This Vermont Premiere Performance of Three Deuces (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) will feature his daughter, New York professional actress, Grace Experience. The staged reading and Bohjalian’s appearance is a benefit for the Dorset Players. A reception to meet the author and cast will follow the performance. Mr. Bohjalian’s books and audiobooks will be for sale at the event by the Northshire Bookstore. Tickets are $25.00 for the performance.
Chris Bohjalian is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of 20 books. His work has been translated into 35 languages and three times become movies. His most recent novel The Flight Attendant debuted as a New York Times, USA Today, Wall Street Journal, Publishers Weekly, and National Indiebound Bestseller. It was announced in July that it will be a limited TV series from Warner Brothers on HBO Max, starring Kaley Cuoco (who is also an Executive Producer). Filming is expected to start in the autumn of 2019.
His new novel The Red Lotus arrives on March 17, 2020. He is also a playwright and screenwriter. His first play, Grounded, premiered at the 59 East 59th Theatre in New York City in the summer of 2018 and is now available as an audiobook and eBook, Wingspan. He is currently adapting his novel, Midwives, for a play, which will premiere January 21, 2020 at the George Street Playhouse, and be directed by David Saint.
Chris graduated Phi Beta Kappa and Summa Cum Laude from Amherst College. He has been awarded Honorary Degrees as well from Amherst, Champlain College, and Castleton State College. He lives in Vermont with his wife, the photographer Victoria Blewer. Their daughter, Grace Experience, is a professional actor in New York City. Among the audiobooks she has narrated are Close Your Eyes, Hold Hands and The Guest Room.