Coastal Disturbances


Tina Howe

Published by Samuel French Inc

3 Male 4 Female

This an ensemble play about four generations of vacationers on a Massachusetts beach, focuses on a romance between a lifeguard and a kooky young photographer

Vignettes taking place over the course of the summer examine love from all sides

"Generously illuminates the intimate landscape between men and women" ~ N.Y. Times

"Enchanting" ~ New Yorker

"Will appeal only to play goers who like charming and sympathetic characters, tender romance, laughs and rueful wisdom about the pitfalls of love" ~ Variety

"Whosoever's heart this play does not break, whosoever's soul it does not enthrall, may just lack those organs" ~ N.Y. Magazine

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