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'Wet Brain' is a play set in Scottsdale that explores addiction and grief

By Mark Brodie
Published: Friday, June 23, 2023 - 10:35am

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Ceci Fernández and Arturo Luís Soria.
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Ceci Fernández and Arturo Luís Soria.

A run-down house in Scottsdale is the setting for the newest play by John J. Caswell Jr., a Phoenix native now living in upstate New York.

In his show, "Wet Brain," a family has to confront issues related to addiction, family dynamics and grief. The play was recently extended another week at its theater in New York City and will run through July 2.

Playwright John J. Caswell Jr. joined The Show to talk about his play..

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