March 23, 2020 By David Lee White
In 1947, Jack Parsons came up with a plan to change the world using rocket ships, ancient sorcery and group sex. It worked.
Windom (Winnie) Wayland is a psychoanalyst living on a desert military base near Pasadena, California with his wife Betty. He struggles with marital strife, a suicidal patient, and the desire to live a more “normal” life. His world is turned upside-down when the military asks him to evaluate Jack Parsons – a rocket scientist with dreams of space travel who his responsible for some major technological breakthroughs. After his first meeting with Parsons, Winnie is whisked away into a world of the occult, mysterious phenomena, and sexual promiscuity that threatens to redefine the world he thought he knew.
Join us in the BRT Rehearsal Studio located one block from the theatre at 201 Cedar Street at the corner of Market Street. Supper begins at 5pm, the reading starts at 6pm, and the discussion immediately follows.