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by Jane Martin

Productions (4)
  • Satire
  • 10 - 15 minutes
  • 1 f, 6 m (5-7 actors possible: 1-7 f, 1-7 m)
  • Content Notes: Adult language
  • Set: Minimal.

Listeners
by Jane Martin

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Productions (4)
  • Satire
  • 10 - 15 minutes
  • 1 f, 6 m (5-7 actors possible: 1-7 f, 1-7 m)
  • Content Notes: Adult language
  • Set: Minimal.

Eleanor Leftwich is a law-abiding citizen, but technology has identified her to the government as someone who might be holding a few grudges. When her assigned listeners descend to offer her the chance to speak directly to the big guy, she speaks freely -- but for the last time. A darkly comic look at American citizens' freedoms in these days of domestic wiretapping. Read More

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Min. Performance Fee* $40
NOTE: This play is part of an anthology called Great Short Plays: Volume 4.
Standard Edition $10.99
Standard Manager Edition $19.99

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Play Details

Eleanor Leftwich is a law-abiding citizen, but technology has identified her to the government as someone who might be holding a few grudges. When her assigned listeners descend to offer her the chance to speak directly to the big guy, she speaks freely -- but for the last time. A darkly comic look at American citizens' freedoms in these days of domestic wiretapping.

(This play is also available in the collection Humana Festival 2006: The Complete Plays.)

  • Satire
  • 10 - 15 minutes
  • 1 f, 6 m (5-7 actors possible: 1-7 f, 1-7 m)
  • Content Notes: Adult language
  • Set: Minimal.

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FEB 23, 2016 - FEB 23, 2016
Eastside Preparatory School
Kirkland, WA United States
Eastside Preparatory School Kirkland, WA United States
FEB 09, 2010 - FEB 11, 2010
East Chapel Hill High School
Chapel Hill, NC United States
East Chapel Hill High School Chapel Hill, NC United States
FEB 29, 2008 - MAR 05, 2008
Portland State University-Department Of Theater Arts
Portland, OR United States
Portland State University-Department Of Theater Arts Portland, OR United States
APR 01, 2006 - APR 02, 2006
Actors Theatre of Louisville
Louisville, KY United States
Actors Theatre of Louisville Louisville, KY United States
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APR 01, 2006 - APR 02, 2006
Actors Theatre of Louisville
Louisville, KY United States
Actors Theatre of Louisville Louisville, KY United States