by Tony Kushner
10 Minute Play, Dark Comedy / 4m, 2f
Six playwrights come together to bury their contemporary and friend, Ding. They discuss and brood on their lives, writings, and loves.
- Strong Language
- Mild Adult Themes
- Minimum Fee: $45 per performance
- Time Period: Contemporary
- Duration: 10 minutes
- Setting: A cemetery on Abel’s Hill, Martha’s Vineyard in December near midnight.
- Features / Contains: Contemporary Costumes / Street Clothes
ASPERA – A playwright in her early thirties. She writes fierce splendidly intelligent challenging plays, frequently with lesbian characters
BIFF – A playwright in his late thirties. Scruffy, bisexual, one success…
HAPPY – A playwright in his late thirties. His plays were widely admired, then one big success and he’s become a Hollywood writer…
OTTOLINE – A playwright in her fifties. African-American, genuinely greatly hugely influential experimentalist…
FLATTY – A playwright in his late forties. Colossally rich.
DING – A dead playwright wrapped in winding sheet.