Full Length Play, Dark Comedy / 3m, 3f
"Once again Hannah Bos, Paul Thureen and Oliver Butler escort audiences into an unforgettable setting gleefully stacked with layer upon layer of affecting detail. A+." - Backstage, Read More
"They make us see life as kids again - with all the joy and dire vulnerability that entails." - Time Out New York, Read More
"Unsettlingly funny. The giggly-grim genius of it resides in its ensemble, whose patience and timing are dead-on." Vulture, Read More
"Blood Play is a stealth machine." - The New York Times, Read More
"[A] theatrical cocktail, as tasty as it is esoteric. Fix us another round." - The Village Voice, Read More
ON BREAKING CHARACTER
20 Plays & Musicals for Spooky Season
September 27, 2019
- Mild Adult Themes
- Minimum Fee: $100 per performance
- Time Period: 1950s
- Duration: 75 Minutes
- Setting: Skokie, Illinois. Late August. 1951.
- Additional Features: No intermission
- Features / Contains: Period Costumes
MORTY FEINBERG - late 30’s, affable, wildly in love with his wife, wants to be a great neighbor.
IRA FEINBERG - 10 years old, fragile and very small for his age. An old soul.
SAM FOGELBERG - late 30’s, slightly dim but lovable guy’s guy.
GAIL FOGELBERG - mid 30’s, neighborhood queen bee. Cold. Hard to please.
JEEP MATSON - early 40’s, single, odd. Covers his awkwardness with a smile.
- Roles for Children
The role of IRA is traditionally played by a female adult.