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|Synopsis||A professor addresses his class; it becomes apparent he is having some sort of breakdown. Gradually it is revealed that he has made a racial slur and there is a campus-wide scandal around him. Is he a racist, or the victim of an oversensative society?|
|Cast||1 man (minimum 1)|
Professor, middle-aged, white.
|Status||Available for performance|
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Doug Grissom is an American playwright based in Virginia. His plays have been produced in many regional theatres, including Theatre Virginia, the Source Theatre in Washington D.C., Mill Mountain Theatre, Venture Theatre (Philadelphia), and Main Street Theatre (Houston). His play DEEP DOWN played at the Intar Theatre in New York in 1998. He has won several awards, including the Virginia Playwriting Award (TOCOI LIGHT), Mill Mountain New Play Competition (NED & DANíS HISTORY EMPORIUM) and the Outstanding New Play Award at the Washington Theatre Festival (YEAR OF PILGRIMAGE). His educational theatre piece on acquaintance rape, BUT I SAID NO (co-written with Margaret Baldwin), has received national acclaim and has toured extensively for the last 10 years on college campuses. His most recent play, ELVIS PEOPLE, has had two successful regional theatre productions in 2006, and a New York premiere is scheduled for 2007.