The play revolves around Ms. Poopay Dayseer, a twenty-first century Sexual Consultant, who while peddling her services to an elderly hotel room client unexpectedly finds herself running for her life. Her flight through a communicating door brings her face to face with her own past and with the wife of her client who, twenty years earlier, apparently died under suspicious circumstances.
Communicating Doors premiered in Scarborough England in 1995. It transferred to London in the fall of that year where it won the Best Play of 1996 award from the Writer's Guild of Britain. It was also nominated for best play by the Olivier and Moliere committees. The play was a smash hit in London and later transferred to New York where it had a s successful run off-Broadway.