By Sarah Ruhl
“Satire is her oxygen. . . . In her new oddball comedy, Dead Man’s mobile Phone, Sarah Ruhl is without end very important in her lyrical and biting takes on how we behave.”—The Washington Post
“Ruhl’s zany probe of the razor-thin line among existence and demise promises a clean and funny examine the days we are living in.”—Variety
“Sarah Ruhl is deliriously inventive and fearless in her number of subject material. She is an original.”—Molly Smith, inventive director, area Stage
An frequently ringing cellular phone in a quiet café. A stranger on the subsequent desk who has had adequate. And a useless man—with loads of free ends. So starts Dead Man’s cellphone Phone, a wildly creative new comedy by way of playwright Sarah Ruhl, recipient of a MacArthur “Genius” furnish and Pulitzer Prize finalist for her play The fresh House. a piece approximately how we memorialize the dead—and how that remembering adjustments us—it is the odyssey of a girl compelled to confront her personal assumptions approximately morality, redemption, and the necessity to attach in a technologically obsessed world.
Sarah Ruhl’s performs were produced at theaters round the nation, together with Lincoln middle Theater, the Goodman Theatre, area degree, South Coast Repertory, Yale Repertory Theatre, Berkeley Repertory Theatre, between others, and the world over. She is the recipient of the Susan Smith Blackburn Prize (for The fresh House, 2004), the Helen Merrill rising Playwrights Award, and the Whiting Writers’ Award. The fresh House used to be a Pulitzer Prize finalist in 2005. She is a member of 13P and New Dramatists.
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