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A Nice Family Gathering

By Phil Olson

Genre: Comedy
Runtime (Min/Max): 100 - 110 Minutes
Cast: (Male/Female/Other): 4/3/

Synopsis: A Nice Family Gathering is a story about a man who loved his wife so much, he almost told her. It's Thanksgiving Day and the first family gathering at the Lundeen household since Dad died. At the gathering, Dad comes back as a ghost with a mission; to tell his wife of 35 years that he loved her, something he neglected to tell her while he was alive. The problem is, she can't hear or see him. The trouble begins when Mom invites a date for dinner. Winner of the Rochester Playwright Festival! "Hilarious and touching!" - LA WEEKLY Pick of the Week "Exquisite sense of humor!" - Daily Variety "A good heart is behind all this family silliness!" - Los Angeles Times "Garrison Keillor meets "Topper" by way of "Fargo"!" - NPR "A surefire, laugh-a-minute hit!" - The Tolucan Times "Hilarious!" - American Eagle News "Superb!" - NoHo News "It's packed with mishaps that translates into fun!" - Encino News

Notes: A Nice Family Gathering is available for licensing thru Samuel French @ (212)206-8990

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