The moment Mark meets David his world is thrown off balance. Who could have predicted finding love in a furniture store, or finding it with an unemployed lifeguard? But despite their immediate connection, Mark isn’t sure if David is gay. Mark isn’t even sure if Mark is gay. As he falls deeper in love, Mark works desperately to make David nothing more than a friend and to make that enough. Filled with hopeful exhilaration and devastating missed opportunities, Under Wraps nimbly tracks one man’s tumultuous quest to finally love himself and let it all out.
Robert Chafe was born in St. John's, where he currently works as artistic associate and playwright for Artistic Fraud of Newfoundland. He is the author of numerous plays, including Oil & Water; Afterimage, which won the Governor General's Literary Award for Drama in 2010; and Butler's Marsh and Tempting Providence, which were shortlisted in 2004 for the Governor General's Literary Award.
"An ingenious and delightful theatrical tour de force" - Gordon Jones, The Telegram
"A note perfect piece of pure pleasure!" - Vancouver Sun