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MUSICALS – BOOKS & LYRICS (Music on Request)
New. The play is scheduled to be presented for a 4-week run from March 21-April 14, 2019, by Theater for the New City, 155 First Avenue (10th Street), New York, NY 10003.
Based loosely on the debacle at General Electric, the play is about the struggles of the CEO of a troubled conglomerate to deliver what he must every quarter, regardless of the problems the company faces: shareholder value. The play chronicles his efforts to spin off divisions and make cutbacks, from the financial meltdown of 2008 to the present, as the cost unfolds of his short-sighted thinking to the company, the employees, and finally to himself. The fictional company, Total Electric, was, like GE, founded by Thomas Edison, who makes a surprise appearance.
A pope resigns to preach a new religion based on faith in this life.
A screenwriter who specializes in high-body-count action adventure scripts and drinks a lot to assuage his guilt is haunted by a spirit that represents his better self.
It’s an Emergency, Don’t Hurry — Selected Sketches Only
Brief Chronicles of the Time — Selected Sketches Only
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