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Muckrakers - Full Length Play, Drama

Muckrakers

Zayd Dohrn

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Full Length Play, Drama

1m, 1f

ISBN: 9780573706028

"A fervent and attention-getting play [...] ultra relevant [...] acute, absorbing, topically vital theater." - Talkin' Broadway

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$8.95
: Acting Edition
$17.95
: Large Print
$19.95
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Minimum Fee: $75 per performance

Description

Full Length Play

Drama

75 Minutes

Time Period - Present Day

Settings Of Play - Mira's studio apartment in Brooklyn, New York.

FEATURES / CONTAINS

No intermission

Interior Set

Contemporary Costumes / Street Clothes

CAUTIONS

Strong Language, Mild Adult Themes

TARGET AUDIENCE

Adult

PERFORMANCE GROUP

College Theatre / Student, Professional Theatre, Blackbox / Second Stage /Fringe Groups

A young female activist brings an older man – a famous political hacker and journalist – home to her Brooklyn apartment to spend the night. But as they start to expose each other’s secrets, personal and political desires collide, testing the limits of privacy in the modern world.

REVIEWS 

"A fervent and attention-getting play [...] ultra relevant [...] acute, absorbing, topically vital theater." - Talkin' Broadway, Read More 

"Thoroughly enjoyable both as pure theatre, and as a springboard for debates about freedom and secrecy." - Broadway World, Read More 

"A bold and ferociously argued two-character drama [...] Muckrakers couldn't be more current or relevant." - Albany Times Union 

"Muckrakers is not only 'ripped from the headlines,' you can actually hear the newspaper pages being torn as the play progresses." - Springfield / Hartford Arts Examiner


Check out these photos from the production of Muckrakers at Barrington Stage Company in June 2013.


Muckrakers premiered at the Barrington Stage Company in Pittsfield, MA in June 2013 under the direction of Giovanna Sardelli.

Characters

CASTING

1m, 1f

CASTING ATTRIBUTES

Multicultural casting

MIRA - 25, an American political activist.
STEPHEN -  39, a British celebrity hacker/journalist.
Videos
  • Highlights from Barrington Stage's production of Muckrakers

  • Conversation with the cast and director of Barrington Stage's Muckrakers

Author
Zayd Dohrn

Zayd Dohrn

Zayd Dohrn was born and raised in New York City. His full-length plays include Outside People (The Vineyard Theatre/Naked Angels), Reborning (The Public/SPF), and Sick (Kitchen Dog) - all published by Samuel French - as well as Want (Steppenwolf First Look). His work has been produced and developed at Playwrights Horizons, Theatre for One, MTC, Ars Nova, South Coast Rep, Boston Playwrights’, New ... view full profile

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