When comedian Adam Newman meets a girl online, he thinks he's found a friend to help his band tour in a new city. Soon he realizes that he has a full-blown Internet girlfriend, and she turns out to be quite different than he expected. Adam performs his hilarious and bittersweet love story for the RISK! storytelling series.
In 17th-century Sicily, a clever valet named Mascarille tries to help his boss, Lélie, win the girl of his dreams – only to find that Lélie is a monumental dunce who ruins every one of his intricate schemes. Undaunted, Mascarille invents progressively wilder plots, only to see his best-laid plans go very awry in Molière’s The Bungler, translated by Richard Wilbur.