by Suzanne Glass
Full Length Play, Drama / 3m, 4f
"A nuanced perspective on a moment in history that is often reduced to simple good versus evil." - The New York Times
"This debut play by novelist and journalist Suzanne Glass is physically gorgeous, splendidly performed and absorbing." - CurtainUp, Read More
"A nuanced perspective on a moment in history that is often reduced to simple good versus evil." - The New York Times, Read More
- Intense Adult Themes
- Minimum Fee: £55 per performance plus VAT when applicable.
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- Time Period: 1940s / WWII, 1930s
- Duration: 120 minutes (2 hours)
- Setting: Berlin and London. 1930s-1940s.
- Features / Contains: Period Costumes
- Musical Style: N/A (Not a musical)
- Vocal Demands: N/A (Not a musical)
- Chorus Size: N/A (Not a musical)
AMALIA GEORG - 30’s; Wolfgang’s wife; dark-haired, attractive, sensitive, worldly and pragmatic.
CLAUDIA - 30’s. Owns and runs a fashionable milliner’s boutique in Berlin; a sometimes cabaret singer. Blonde, sexy and Aryan in appearance; a strong Dietrich style voice. Confident, flirtatious and with a surface affability that conceals a far darker side to her nature.
WOLFGANG’S MOTHER - Late 40’s/early 50’s; a refined Berliner; strong willed and sensitive.
FRAU HENDEL - Early 50’s; an attractive gentile Berliner.
GERHARDT MÜLLER - 30’s; blonde and Aryan looking; charming in a very Germanic way.
MAX - 40’s/50’s; concierge; warm natured and friendly.
HEINZ - 40’s; Claudia’s friend; jovial and affable.
PAUL - 40’s; Claudia’s Friend; reserved.
- Strong Role for Leading Man (Star Vehicle)
Presented by The Directors Company at the East 13th Street Theater. Directed by Mark Clements.