Zarko, David (American playwright, theater director, 1949-____), “The Private Life of Richard Tanu,”
a 20-minute comedy in English, set in an ad agency office, London, England, 1994,
; • © 1994 by David Zarko; • in David Zarko's The Private Life of Richard Tanu (Factoryville, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.: The Author, 1993); • script/rights available from David Zarko, P.O. Box 554, Factoryville, Pennsylvania 18419, U.S.A., telephone 570-945-7878, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org, http://mypeoplepc.com/members/davidzarko/; • Cited by David Zarko, via ftp April 30, 2000; Zarko says,
§ Dramatis Personae Andy (f), very animated; Phoebe (f), less so.
§ Synopsis “Two partners in an ad agency riff on a commercial they have booked for software that mimics handwriting.
§ Comment “A short and funny musing on modern absurdities and unpleasant consequences. • One set, one scene. Very simple technical requirements.”
§ Themes advertising, booking, computer, handwriting, love letters, partner-partner relationship, responsibility, software, Venice.
See also David Zarko’s
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