Palimpsest

by  Don Nigro

Monologues, Drama  /  1m

A part of the collection Mabel in the Woods and Other Plays.

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Palimpsest

by  Don Nigro

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  • Cast Size

    Cast Size

    1m
  • Audience

    Target Audience

    • Adult

Additional Info

In this brief, powerful monologue, Ben, a writer in his sixties, driving through a blizzard in the middle of the night on New Year's Eve, tries to come to terms with his life, the women he has lost, and the nature of love. A moving and intricate little labyrinth and a great showcase for a mature actor.  
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Keywords

Love, Memory

Considerations

Performing Groups

  • College Theatre / Student
  • Community Theatre
  • Professional Theatre
  • Shoestring Budget
  • Blackbox / Second Stage /Fringe Groups

License details

  • Minimum Fee: $45 per performance
    $75 with other plays in collection

Production

Details

  • Setting: A study in a house by the woods, late at night.

Casting

1m
BEN - A man in his early sixties.
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Cast Attributes

  • All Male

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Authors

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 ...

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