This Flat Earth

by  Lindsey Ferrentino

Full Length Play, Dark Comedy  /  2m, 1f, 1boy(s), 1girl(s)

At a middle school in this seaside town, the unthinkable has happened, placing a bewildered community in the national spotlight. 

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  • Cast Size

    Cast Size

    2m, 1f, 1boy(s), 1girl(s)
  • Duration

    Duration

    90 minutes
  • Audience

    Target Audience

    • Adult
    • Teen (Age 14 - 18)

Additional Info

Stuck at home in a state of shocked limbo, Julie and Zander, two thirteen-year-olds, try to make sense of the chaos they witnessed, their awkward crushes, and an infinitely more complicated future — but the grown-ups are no help at all. An urgent response to our times, This Flat Earth is a startling and deeply felt story of growing up in our confounding world.
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Reviews

"Lindsey Ferrentino’s most daring play to date, with profound and essential subjects. There’s no denying the urgency of this work." The New York Times

"Subtle and eerily timely, This Flat Earth provides a personal echo to current events." The Daily Beast

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From the Desk of Licensing: February Edition
David Kimple
February 20, 2019

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  • Scene from This Flat Earth
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Considerations

Performing Groups

  • College Theatre / Student
  • Community Theatre
  • Professional Theatre
  • Blackbox / Second Stage /Fringe Groups

License details

  • Minimum Fee: £55 per performance plus VAT when applicable.

Production

Details

  • Time Period: Contemporary, Present Day
  • Duration: 90 minutes

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2m, 1f, 1boy(s), 1girl(s)
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Lindsey Ferrentino

Lindsey Ferrentino is a New York based playwright originally from the sunny state of Florida where many of her plays are set. Her latest Ugly Lies the Bone was a New York Times Critic Pick and played a sold out extended run off Broadway at Roundabout Theater Company in the Underground. Charles Isherwood in the New Y ...

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