Matea

Erica Magugliani © 2019

SUMMARY:

Inspired by Medea, Matea is a Jewish woman living in secret in a concentration camp with Jonas—a fast-rising, Nazi officer—and their son. As Jonas begins supervising the new head doctor, Matea is visited by Prisoner 4712, who implores Matea to kill the doctor, as well as by Alma, an ancestor hiding inside Matea's record player.

CAST:

(4F, 1M)

Matea

Jonas

Irma

4712

Alma

(F)

(M)

(F)

(F)

(F)

Alterations to gender or age are not only permitted but celebrated.

Production History

 

Slipstream Theatre Initiative

Ferndale, MI. — Apr. 2020

dir. Bailey Boudreau

(CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19)

 

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If you wish to produce this play with the following...

  1. A minimum half non-male cast

  2. A minimum half cast of color

  3. A seating occupancy of 50 or less

... please inquire about having your rights' fees waived by the playwright.

The character of Matea must be played by a Jewish actor.

Anders Jacobsen © 2019