In this short piece lacking dialogue but packing power, a homeless man finds brief musical joy when he discovers a pair of drumsticks in a trashcan.
- Minimum Fee: $45 per performance
- Time Period: Contemporary
- Duration: 10 minutes
- Setting: a city sidewalk
- Additional Features: Mime
- Features / Contains: Contemporary Costumes / Street Clothes
THE MAN – homeless person rifling through garbage cans in search of something he can use
- Non-Traditional casting
- Multicultural casting
- Room for Extras
The Drummer was first commissioned and produced by Actors Theatre of Louisville on February 27, 1980. It was directed by Michael Hankins.