Silence

Author(s): Henry Meyerson
Part of Proceed to Checkout: Ten Death Affirming Plays, Sketches and Monolgues, this 10 minute play asks the question: Could there be something worse than surviving the Holocaust? Two elderly Russian survivors struggle to come to terms with the death of their only son.
Format: Short play/drama
Cast Size:2M/1F
Running Time: 10 minutes
Character breakdown:

Aaron—18
Sarah—at 40 and 60
Abel—at 40 and 60

Notes:

See author’s website: www.henrymeyerson.com

Snapshot

Original or Prominent Production:
Premiered at Teachers Theatre’s 2004 More Tears and Laughter One-Act Play Festival; City Theatre, Miami, 2008.
Nationality of Author: U.S.
Original Language: English
Publisher:

Samuel French

Production Rights Holder:

Samuel French

Experience(s) Chronicled:

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