Misadventure: Monologues and Short Pieces

Misadventure: Monologues and Short Pieces $13

Donald Margulies

Published by Dramatists Play Service

This brings together in one collection sixteen short works from one of the finest and most provocative voices in contemporary American theatre, Donald Margulies, the Pulitzer Prizewinning author of Dinner with Friends

Featured in this volume is -

Luna Park (2M, 2F, doubling) - a forty-minute reverie about parents and children set in Coney Island in the early twentieth century, inspired by a short story by Delmore Schwartz

Nocturne (flexible casting)

Misadventure(1M, 1F)

Louie (1M)


Joey (1M)

Lola (1M)

Manny (1M)

I Don't Know What I'm Doing(1W)

Sonambulist (1W)

Father and Son (2M)

Death in the Family (2M)

Homework (1M, 1F)

First Love (1M, 1F)

New Year's Eve (2M, 1F)

Kibbutz (3M)


"Diabolical ingenuity and rueful tenderness dark wit and gentle lyricism lovely and devastatinga playwright with a particularly pungent and intelligent vision" ~ NY Times

"A playwright of most unusual imaginative power" ~ The New York Post

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