WHERE THERE’S SMOKE: A Serio-Comic True Story in One Act. Comedian Lesley Abrams awoke one morning at 3:00 am to discover her house in flames. An arsonist had torched the building next door and the ensuing fire destroyed four homes.
Where There’s Smoke traces Abrams’ coming to grips with the fears, sorrows, realizations and healing of this extraordinary event. In telling the story of the fire, she brings 48 characters to life in this one-person performance. Where There’s Smoke is sad and touching, life affirming and funny; it is a human story to which we all can relate.