Dramalogue: Housebreaking, Part 2


Housebreaking by Jakob Holder

Full Length, Drama

3 men, 1 woman

Total Cast: 4, Flexible Set

Running Time: 1hr. 50 min.

Fee: $80 per performance

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Dramalogue: Housebreaking, Part 2

Our Dramalogue series presents readings of innovative plays from around JakobHolderHeadshot20#92011the world. The first play in the series is Housebreaking by Jakob Holder. In Part 2 of our presentation, we focus on three key scenes that culminate with Chad deciding to become homeless. There are four parts to our presentation, each 5-7 minutes.

Playwright … Jakob Holder
Director … Liz Carlson


 … Neil D’Astolfo
 … Will Turner
 … Megan Tusing
Dad … Ned Van Zandt

Director of Photography … Christina Cervantes

Camera Operator
 … Zach Kuperstein
Assistant Camera
 … Alex Vieira

 Recording … Chad Sonenberg
Editing … Anthony Ellison, Carl Lee
Associate Producer … Kristen Luciani
 … Neil Wechsler

Jakob Holder’s plays have had productions and readings throughout the U.S., the U.K., in Helsinki and Rome. He is a two-time winner of the Last Frontier Theatre Conference Playlab Award and a three-time winner of the NAAA New Play Competition. In 2009 he was selected to be the sole Cherry Lane Theatre Mentor Project playwright for his play HOUSEBREAKING. His full-program plays include: BEDTIME SOLOS; HOUSEBREAKING (Dramatists Play Service, 2012); REPEAT PLAY; GREEN SETTING SUN; THE SHOULDER; THE OPEN CIRCUIT, TO THE SEA IN A SIEVE, and THE AGATHA SHADOW. His short plays include: ONE SLIP; DARKTIME IN SKIPLAND; ERSATZ; FINDINGS; and SUMATRA MANDHELING, which was published in Post Road #18. He has led playwriting workshops for children in Alaska, teenagers in Florida, and adults in Finland. A resident of New York City, he is a 2002 Dramatists Guild Fellow, a 2003 Lark Theatre Fellow, a 2006 Oriveden Opisto Resident Artist, and a member of The Dramatists Guild.

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