James Carrey's first full-length play, "Unleashed: An Online Social Experiment," was conceived on his Facebook page.
That comedy is having its world premier at Empire Stage in Fort Lauderdale through Dec. 29 with Carrey's newly minted Crashbox Theatre Company.
"I had been doing improv for like 11 years," explains the Sunrise resident. "I got this idea to do this Facebook event…where people randomly send in lines of dialogue to be used in a play later. I thought I was going to write these little 10-minute things and I ended up writing a 93-page play. It was the absurdity of the lines I liked."
The two lines that sparked his imagination...