The Disappearance of the Jews

by  David Mamet

Short Play, Drama  /  2m

This unusual piece by the master of contemporary naturalistic dialogue is a debate between two men about of Jewish heritage, the meaning of various events in their past and the contemporary meaning and relevance of their Jewishness.

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The Disappearance of the Jews

by  David Mamet

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This unusual piece by the master of contemporary naturalistic dialogue is a debate between two men about of Jewish heritage, the meaning of various events in their past and the contemporary meaning and relevance of their Jewishness. Published in Three Jewish Plays and The Old Neighborhood.
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  • Minimum Fee: $45 per performance
    $100 with other plays in collection

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  • Setting: A hotel room.

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2m
BOBBY - in his late thirties
JOEY - in his late thirties
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David Mamet

David Mamet is the author of the plays: Race, Keep Your Pantheon, School, November, Romance, Boston Marriage, Faustus, Oleanna, Glengarry Glen Ross (1984 Pulitzer Prize and New York Drama Critics Circle Award), American Buffalo, The Old Neighborhood, A Life in the Theatre, Speed-the-Plow, Edmond, Lakeboat, The Water En ...

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The Disappearance of the Jews was first presented at the Goodman Theatre in Chicago. It was directed by Gregory Mosher.

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