Nicole J. Burton's plays include FRED & FRIEDA, DIRTY QUESTIONS, and LAST CALL AT THE MARBLE BAR. Her work has been produced at venues as diverse as the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Source Theater, the House of Ruth Homeless Shelter, and the U.S. Capitol. She lives in Riverdale Park, Maryland with her husband, photographer Jim Landry.
At age 22, the author set out to find her English birth parents, a Jewish father and a mother believed to be an artist. The adventure led to parents, grandparents, and siblings, a kaleidoscope of relationships with one dark secret at its center.