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Sin-Eater, The - 10 Minute Play, Dark Comedy

Sin-Eater, The

Don Nigro

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10 Minute Play, Dark Comedy

1m, 2f

ISBN: 9780573601675

First produced at Actors Theatre of Louisville, this intense, darkly comic play tells of an outcast whose life's work is to eat a symbolic meal off the chests of the dead to take their sins upon himself before they are buried. 

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$9.95
: Great Gromboolian Plain and Other Plays, The

Minimum Fee: $45 per performance


Description

10 Minute Play

Dark Comedy

10 minutes

Time Period - 19th Century

FEATURES / CONTAINS

No intermission

Bare Stage/Simple Set

CAUTIONS

Mild Adult Themes

TAGS

Death, Love

TARGET AUDIENCE

Adult, Teen (Age 14 - 18)

PERFORMANCE GROUP

High School/Secondary, College Theatre / Student, Community Theatre, Professional Theatre, Shoestring Budget, Blackbox / Second Stage /Fringe Groups

This intense, darkly comic play tells of an outcast whose life's work is to eat a symbolic meal off the chests of the dead to take their sins upon himself before they are buried. When his sister asks him to perform this ancient Welsh custom for a girl he desperately loved, he can't resist doing a bit more. But his beloved is not really dead and she is equally terrified of being buried alive and of being kissed by the filthy sin eater.

Published in The Great Gromboolian Plain & Other Plays.

First produced 9 December 1996 at Actors Theatre of Louisville.
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1m, 2f

CASTING ATTRIBUTES

Ensemble cast

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MUSICAL STYLE

N/A (Not a musical)

Author
Don Nigro

Don Nigro

Don Nigro is among the most frequently published and widely produced playwrights in the world and has continued to build a deeply interrelated and diverse body of dramatic literature, employing a wide variety of dramatic conventions and styles of presentation. He has written monologues and epics, spare realistic dramas and surreal homicidal puppet farces, plays with music and verse plays. He ... view full profile

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