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Ed Malin

ED MALIN

  

Nationality:    USA
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Ed Malin is a playwright interested in language and history. After interning at The Women's Project in the 90s, Ed has enjoyed the diverse theater scene of New York and beyond. Japanese theater is another favorite. In 2010, Ed was the MC of No Shame at The Tank. Plays include The Inconstant Infection, Film Noix, Presumed Retarded, Dog Spelled Backwards Is Krishna, The Pithecanthropist, Vandalusia-A Louvre Story, Bolívar luvs San Martín, Laardvarcchio, Le Chakra du Printemps, I Shall Not Be Suede, Judge Yuri & Executioner, Sexy Monk, Inversion of the Baby Snatchers, The Addicts, Mesculun-Feminine, The Troubadour Struck by Lightning, and Girl = Mass x Anorexia. His work has been performed at FringeNYC (97, 05, 06, '09), The Samuel French Festival, Manhattan Theatre Source, the Brecht Forum, Galapagos, the Wicked Ren Faire and the Nuyorican Poets Cafe. Ed edited the Spontaneous Combustion anthology for Manhattan Theatre Source and is a member of the Dramatists Guild.

Research:    Member of the Dramatists Guild of America (as at 2015)

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        Addicts, The         Adventure of Barry Sachs, The         American Jataka Tales         Color Brunette, The         Film Noix         Generic Magic Realism         Hermaphroditism Through the Ages         I Shall Not Be Suede         Inconstant Infection, The         Judge, Yuri And Executione         Oscar Tango-Bravo         Presumed Retarded         Sexy Monk         Trains, The         Troubadour Struck By Lightning, The



Addicts, The

Synopsis:
The Jewish Supporters of Christ realize they have no black people, and start knocking on different doors. A Minister and a Jew of Color figure out that they knew, and loved, each other in the past. Meanwhile, Canada becomes a belligerent superpower while the U.S.A. chills out and learns how to love. Why do we make radical life changes, and does anything change?

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http://www.indietheaternow.com/Play/the-addicts   -

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Genre:
dark comedy 90 min

Parts:
Male:  6            Female:  2            Other:  -

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Adventure of Barry Sachs, The

Synopsis:
In a Midwestern town, Private Detective Barry Sachs solves a murder related to hypnosis.

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Organisations:
Manhattan Theatre Source's InGenus Showcase

1st Published:
http://www.indietheaternow.com/Play/the-adventure-of-barry-sachs   -

Music:
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Genre:
one act 25 min

Parts:
Male:  3            Female:  2            Other:  -

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American Jataka Tales

Synopsis:
the Buddha takes a trip down south. To be reincarnated as something better, you need to learn something in this lifetime. No challenge is too great for this bunch of Americans! the classic Indian Buddhist stories retold for your amusement.

Notes:
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1st Produced:
The Studio @ Cherry Lane Theatre, New York International Fringe Festival    2009

Organisations:
Temerity Theatre

1st Published:
http://www.indietheaternow.com/Play/american-jataka-tales   -

Music:
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Genre:
comedy 60 min

Parts:
Male:  2            Female:  2            Other:  -

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Color Brunette, The

Synopsis:
Short comic scenes on the theme of color, both regarding racial discrimination and "difference" in general, and scientific discussion of optics.

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Genre:
one act 60 min

Parts:
Male:  3            Female:  2            Other:  -

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Film Noix

Synopsis:
Deadly spy women, jaded aristrocrats, mobsters and astronomers vie for world supremacy.

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Organisations:
Temerity Theatre

1st Published:
http://www.indietheaternow.com/Play/film-noix   -

Music:
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Genre:
one act 50 min

Parts:
Male:  3            Female:  2            Other:  -

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Generic Magic Realism

Synopsis:
What happens when the magical world of your average South American person is transplanted to a more northern, less magical, more real location?

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1st Produced:
Frigid New York    21 Feb 2013

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1st Published:
http://www.indietheaternow.com/Play/generic-magic-realism   -

Music:
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Genre:
60 min one act

Parts:
Male:  1            Female:  -            Other:  -

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Hermaphroditism Through the Ages

Synopsis:
about three couples from three different ages, exploring the mysteries of each other, clashing with the world, the gods, and their own identities.
- ny theatre.com

Notes:
written by ed Malin, Peter Dizozza And Maria Michelespart of Oh Happy Three

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Genre:
Musical One act

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Male:  -            Female:  -            Other:  -

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I Shall Not Be Suede

Synopsis:
Dangerous disabled criminals are tracking a runaway from a clown family. Who will be the first to cross the finish line?
- nytheatre.com

Notes:
part of Oh Happy Three

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Organisations:
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1st Published:
http://www.indietheaternow.com/Play/i-shall-not-be-suede   -

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Genre:
One act 25 min

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Inconstant Infection, The

Synopsis:
Love tends to go away and come back. So does herpes. explore the connection in "the Inconstant Infection", a lost play from 1699, in its 1985 world premiere. Sponsored by Sexy Kitten Magazine. It's the show that straddles two worlds.

Notes:
Venue 18: 13th Street Repertory Company

1st Produced:

Organisations:
Temerity Theatre

1st Published:
http://www.indietheaternow.com/Play/the-inconstant-infection   -

Music:
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Genre:
Comedy Drama, 110 min Comedy

Parts:
Male:  2            Female:  2            Other:  -

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Judge, Yuri And Executione

Synopsis:
89 years old, a masochist who likes older woman, and recently dumped. Nothing is too weird if it's what you want from life.
- nytheatre.com

Notes:
part of Oh Happy Three

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1st Published:
http://www.indietheaternow.com/Play/judge-yuri--executioner   -

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Genre:
One act 45 min

Parts:
Male:  1            Female:  -            Other:  -

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Oscar Tango-Bravo

Synopsis:
A comic look at conspiracy theories and the people who believe in them, in light of 20th Century events like the Cuban Sandwich Crisis. Do you have what it takes to be a would-be revolutionary? Senor Oscar Tango-Bravo runs the world his way.

Notes:
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1st Produced:

Organisations:
rigid New York Festival 2014

1st Published:
http://www.indietheaternow.com/Play/oscar-tango-bravo   -

Music:
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Genre:
one act 50 min

Parts:
Male:  3            Female:  2            Other:  -

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Presumed Retarded

Synopsis:
actor Terence had married to hide the fact he was gay. there was a child born to the marriage who was deemed retarded and put in a home.

Notes:
Music by Dan evans

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Organisations:
Temerity Productions

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Genre:
Play/Drama. - - Gay, theme/character full length

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Male:  -            Female:  -            Other:  -

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Sexy Monk

Synopsis:
Monks are the sexiest, according to one poll.
- nytheatre.com

Notes:
part of Confronting Chekhov, eleven new short one-acts by inspired by the work of Anton Chekhov

1st Produced:
Various Locations In Brooklyn And Manhattan, NY    2008

Organisations:
Brooklyn Playwrights Collective

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Music:
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Genre:
One act

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Trains, The

Synopsis:
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Notes:
Presented As part of the InGenius Short Play Festival. Race, the economy, And death Are the prevalent themes in the 2010 InGenius short play Festival At Manhattan theatre Source. Funny, poignant, melancholy And never longer than 20 minutes, the plays capture the New York zeitgeist As the noughties draw to A close

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Genre:
short play

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Male:  -            Female:  -            Other:  -

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Troubadour Struck By Lightning, The

Synopsis:
A story about the musicians, poets, heretics, Catholic inquisitors, Muslims, and homosexuals who brought about what we call the love song.

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Genre:
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