Once Upon a Neurosis

Annamarie Saliba

Published by Cyberpress

4 Male 4 Female

On her first day in private practice, therapist Dr. Fanny Funkhouser welcomes familiar fairy-tale characters to the couch ...

Cinderella shows signs of OCD

Aladdin struggles with kleptomania

And Alice displays substance abuse symptoms

A group session called Villains Anonymous features a pirate terrified of ticking sounds

An evil furrier

And two self-absorbed and wicked queens

With the help of her able assistant, W.D., can Fanny survive the counseling chaos?

And can the embattled shrink find her own happy ending?


M4,F4 or Large Mixed Cast (16)

All the roles - even the traditionally male characters (Aladdin, Captain Hook, W.D./Gepetto, Prince Charming) - can be played by young women


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