The Best American Short Plays 2006-2007

The Best American Short Plays 2006-2007

by Barbara Parisi (Editor)


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This edition of the highly esteemed and long-enduring Best American Short Plays series contains fresh-voiced, cutting-edge plays by fifteen playwrights, both established and among the most promising of the new millennium. Each of these plays reflects the enormous diversity of contemporary American theatre.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781557837486
Publisher: Applause
Publication date: 05/01/2010
Series: Best American Short Plays Series
Pages: 380
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.40(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword Mark Medoff ix

Introduction Barbara Parisi xiii

DeBoom: Who Gives This Woman Mark Medoff 1

And Then Amelia Arenas 55

The Cleaning Zilvinas Jonusas 89

Breakfast and Bed Amy Fox 105

The News from St. Petersburg Rich Orloff 123

Double Murder Scott Klavan 145

Running in Circles Screaming Jeni Mahoney 157

Witness Peter Maloney 171

Asteroid Belt Lauren Feldman 185

Glass Knives Liliana Almendarez 195

Hearts and Minds Adam Kraar 239

In Conclusive Woman Julie Rae (Pratt) Mollenkamp 261

Mixed MeSSages Mike Pasternack 293

Amouresque and Arabesque Victor Gluck 321

The Birth of Theater Jules Tasca 357

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