Aquarium is part of Niagara Falls and Other Plays, a collection of heightened short plays that explore what happens when everyday life rubs up against the messy and fantastic mysteries of the universe.
May has loved jellyfish since she was a child. Now as an adult she's made it a mission to free jellyfish held captive by aquariums. She means to free as many jellyfish as she can by breaking open their tanks. Her compulsive need to destroy aquariums may seen destructive, but as May soon explains, there's a history behind her actions.