A New Theatre Piece by The Author of “Mourning Glory”

You’re invited to attend
a fundraiser performance
of my newest theater piece
on Saturday evening February 13.

Dear friends and colleagues,

If you’re looking for an uplifting response to this daunting time, I think you’ll enjoy BLESSINGS FROM THE PANDEMIC, which will be streamed on Saturday February 13 at 7 pm EST*, followed by a dance party!

BLESSINGS FROM THE PANDEMIC is a poetry cycle responding to the events of the last year: the big, the small, the humorous, the challenging, and even the inspiring. Already produced over Zoom by theaters across the country, this life-affirming and love-affirming performance piece will engage, entertain and heal.

Featuring an ensemble of nine fabulous actors (Hannah Beck, Mick Bleyer, Kimmarie Bowens, Steven Eng, Lynda Rodolitz, Hillel Rosenshine, Lisa Sokolov, Keith Torgan and Fred Velde), BLESSINGS reviews the events of the past year with compassion, humor and love.

100% of the income from performance will benefit Romemu, an eclectic Jewish community dedicated to opening body, heart, mind and spirit.

To make a reservation, click HERE.

(Suggested donation is $18 per person.)

I hope to “virtually” see you on February 13, both for the show and for the dance party afterwards!


Rich Orloff

Feel free to share this invitation with friends.

To make a reservation, click HERE.

To read select poems from



*The performance starts at 7 p.m, preceded by a 6:30 p.m. Havdalah service of prayer and song. All are welcome.

Rich Orloff lives in New York State. He is the author of 18 full-length plays, mostly comedies and mostly award-winning.  His comedy ROMANTIC FOOLS has had over 100 productions on four continents, including two productions in Madrid, where they’re apparently no better at romance than we are.  Rich’s 80 short plays have received over 2000 productions on six continents (and a staged reading in Antarctica).

Rich Orloff

Mourning Glory

Mourning Glory by Rich Orloff Explores the question: What is the appropriate waiting period before a guy can hit on his dead friend’s spouse? 

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