Full Length Play, Satire/Political Satire / 2m
When Franz's mother escaped to the West with one of her identical twin boys, she left the other behind. Now, twenty-five years later, Karl crosses the border in search of his other half. Mark Ravenhill's visceral new play examines the hungers released whe...
"In chilly, bizarre scenes of strikingly spare dialogue, Ravenhill deftly conjures a succession of meetings between the men over five years — before, during and after the fall of the Wall." - Variety, Read More
"Slowly, Ravenhill uses [the actors] to reveal differences in their cultures and outlooks, each protective of his own country, while inquisitive about the alternate life that could so easily have been his own." British Theatre Guide, Read MoreRead More
- Minimum Fee: $100 per performance
- Time Period: 1950s, 1940s / WWII, 1930s
- Setting: Before, during, and after WWII, Germany
- Features / Contains: Contemporary Costumes / Street Clothes
FRANZ: Karl's twin. Represents West Berlin
- All Male
- Drag performance
Most effective with similar/identical looking actors.
Premiered at the Royal Court Theatre in 2009.