Other Plays by Alan Brody
Brody, Alan (American playwright, academic, ____-____), “The Auditor,”
a __-minute drama in English in many scenes, set in a cheap apartment, San Antonio, Texas, U.S.A., 1990,
(+ 1m and 1f voices)
© 1990 by Alan Brody;
• in Alan Brody’s The Auditor (Cambridge, Massachusetts, U.S.A.: The Author, 1990);
• script/rights available from Graham Agency, Earl Graham, 311 West 43rd Street, New York, New York 10036, U.S.A., telephone 2l2-489-7730, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org;
• contact Alan Brody, Professor, Theatre Arts & Dance, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 77 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139-4307, U.S.A., telephone 617-253-4892, e-mail email@example.com.
_____ (m), __, an auditor who brings his work home; _____ (m voice), young, _____; _____ (f voice), young, _______.
“A one act play in which a solitary man, an auditor who brings his work home, hears a young couple through the air vent in his cheap apartment in San Antonio. He follows their relationship silently from its beginnings to ultimate violence.”—The Auditor, http://alanbrodyworks.com/plays/theauditor.php, August 18, 2008.
“A study of a man in isolation who lives his life through the voices he hears from the next apartment.”
“Alan Brody is Professor of Theater at MIT. His play, Invention for Fathers and Sons, was the first winner of the annual Rosenthal Award at the Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park in 1989. It was subsequently produced at the American Jewish Theater in New York City. The Company of Angels was the recipient of the 1990 Eisner Award from the Streisand Center for Jewish Culture in Los Angeles [California, U.S.A.]. It had its world premiere at the New Repertory Theater in Massachusetts [U.S.A.] in the spring of 1993, and has been produced at the T. Schreiber Studio in New York, and Theater Emory in Atlanta [Georgia, U.S.A.]. The Housewives of Mannheim was cited as the Best Play of 1995 at the Harvest Festival of Plays at the Live Oak Theater in Austin, Texas [U.S.A.]. It subsequently won the Reva Shiner Award for new plays at the Bloomington [Illinois, U.S.A.] Playwrights Project in 2006. Three of his plays, Five Scenes From Life, Greytop in Love, and OneonOne were developed at the Missouri Repertory Theater [U.S.A.]. In 1998, Greytop in Love was also staged at the Walnut Street Theater in Philadelphia [Pennsylvania, U.S.A.], starring Kim Hunter. Mr. Brody is also the author of two novels, Coming To (1973) and Hey Lenny, Hey Jack (1975).”—Alan Brody, http://www.afjt.com/mem/brody.htm, August 18, 2008.
air vent, auditing, eavesdropping, solitude, violence.