Paul in the World Premier of Love Sick: A Rock-Opera by Georgia Shreve. National Sawdust, Brooklyn, NY. Love Sick: A Rock-Opera follows Paul on his quest to cure the age-old problem of lovesickness. Thrown out on the street and facing the pain of rejection, Paul embarks on an epic journey to cure his serious ailment. Along the way, he meets Kate, and together they travel through time and space in search of the cure.