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Darrah Cloud

DARRAH CLOUD  (1955 - )

Nationality:    USA
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Literary Agent:    Peregrine Whittlesey Agency  


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below is a list of Darrah Cloud's plays - click on a Play Title for more information

Braille Garden         Dream House         Genesis         Heartland         House Across The Street, The         Mud Angel, The         O, Pioneers!         Obscene Bird Of Night         Our Suburb         Posthumous Democrat, The         Sirens, The         Stick Wife, The         Survivors, The



Braille Garden

Synopsis:
a couple is haunted by their dead and living parents as they attempt to begin their marriage

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Play/Drama

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Male:  2            Female:  3            Other:  -

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Dream House

Synopsis:
about a housewife who believes herself to be haunted by a vengeful demon, and her husband, who may or may not be playing around

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Genre:
Comedy

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Male:  3            Female:  2            Other:  -

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Genesis

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by Jose Donoso

1st Produced:
Juneau, alaska    1992

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Genre:
adaptation

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Heartland

Synopsis:
Three sisters coming home to rediscover what is most central to their lives.

Notes:
Book And lyrics by Darrah Cloud. Music by Kim Sherman

1st Produced:
Madison Repertory Theatre, Madison, WI    2003

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Genre:
Musical

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House Across The Street, The

Synopsis:
story of a 12 year old boy and his family, who live across the street from a mass murderer

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1st Produced:
New York    1982

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Play/Drama

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Male:  3            Female:  3            Other:  -

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Mud Angel, The

Synopsis:
about sexuality, the fear of it, the domestication of the human being, the loss of wildness

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1st Produced:
New York    1990

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Genre:
Comedy Drama Comedy

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Male:  2            Female:  2            Other:  -

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O, Pioneers!

Synopsis:
about a woman in the early pioneer days who creates something out of nothing and the tragedy it brings

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adaptation And lyrics by Darrah Cloud from the novel by Willa Cather. Music by Kim D. Sherman

1st Produced:
Seattle    1989

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Dramatic Publishing, New York, 1996   -

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Genre:
adaptation

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Male:  6            Female:  2            Other:  11 singers

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Obscene Bird Of Night

Synopsis:
about a deaf mute forced to relive his colourful and painful past

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by Jose Donoso

1st Produced:
Juneau, alaska    1989

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Genre:
adaptation

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Male:  -            Female:  -            Other:  15 m/f

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Our Suburb

Synopsis:
An homage to Our Town, this world premiere invites audiences to suburban Illinois in 1977, when the Nazis marched on Skokie. Amidst holiday planning, interfaith teenage relationships, and a growing dark menace--life and love happen. Drama. Recommended for ages 13 and up.

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The Kennedy Center hosts its 12th annual Page-to-Stage festival, featuring more than 40 D.C.-area theater companies. This three-day event offers free readings and open rehearsals of plays and musicals being developed by local, regional, and national playwrights, librettists, and composers.

1st Produced:
Kennedy Center, Theatre Lab, DC    31 Aug 2013

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Theatre J

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Posthumous Democrat, The

Synopsis:
When a brother and sister are reunited after the death of their father, they discover who their parents really were and decide how they now want to live

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Play/Drama

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Male:  2            Female:  2            Other:  -

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Sirens, The

Synopsis:
stories of five abused women, living with, and finally breaking out of horrible situations

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Stick Wife, The

Synopsis:
the wife of a Klan member in the early 1960s informs on him to the FBI while living with him - afraid to leave.

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1st Produced:
Los Angeles    1987

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Theatre Communications Group, New York, 1987   -

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Genre:
Comedy Drama Comedy

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Male:  3            Female:  3            Other:  -

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Survivors, The

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