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Peerless

Peerless

by: Jiehae Park

by: Jiehae Park

Overview

Asian-American twins M and L have given up everything to get into The College. So when D, a one-sixteenth Native American classmate, gets “their” spot instead, they figure they’ve got only one option: kill him. A darkly comedic take on Shakespeare’s Macbeth about the very ambitious and the cut-throat world of high school during college admissions.

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Cautions

  • Caution Strong Language Strong Language
  • Caution Mild Adult Mild Adult Themes
  • Caution Smoking Smoking

Details

  • Genre: Adaptations (Shakespeare)
  • Time Period: Contemporary
  • Cast Attributes: Role(s) for Asian Actor(s), Role(s) for Black Actor(s), Reduced casting (Doubling Possible)
  • Target Audience: Adult

Authors

Jiehae Park

JIEHAE PARK’s plays include peerless (Yale Rep premiere, Cherry Lane MP, Marin Theatre Co, Barrington Stage, First Floor, Company One, Moxie), Hannah and the Dread Gazebo (Oregon Shakespeare Festival), Here We Are Here (Sundance Theater-Makers residency, Berkeley Rep’s Ground Floor, Princess Grace Works-in-Progress @ B ...

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