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“The Machine”

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Sonenstein, Peter (American playwright, 19__-___“The Machine,”

a 45-minute comedy-drama in English, set in the systems department, the future,

2m;

  •  © 1998 by Peter Sonenstein;  •  script/rights available from Peter Sonenstein, 212 Dean Street, #1, Brooklyn, New York City 11217, New York, U.S.A., 718-596-3704, U.S.A., e-mail peter@sonenstein.com, telephone (home) 718-596-3704.  •  Cited by Peter Sonenstein, via ftp April 7, 1999; Sonenstein says,

  §  Dramatis Personae __________ (m), a young man; __________ (m), a supervisor.

  §  Synopsis “When a young man answers a help wanted ad for an ‘operator,’ he finds himself at the console of an all-powerful Machine. But when his curiosity gets the better of him, he and his supervisor end up neck deep in trouble.”

  §  Comment See also Peter Sonenstein’s

  §  Themes age, machine, technology, youth.
 
 
 

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