The Solid Sand Below
Showing:Monday, January 9, 2017
About the Show
Monday January 9th @ 7PM, Lyceum SPACE Theater
FREE TO THE PUBLIC! NO TICKETS NECESSARY!
Julian Flores narrowly escapes a prison sentence and lands in Iraq where he’s anything but a model soldier. But when an I.E.D. blast nearly costs him his life, something changes for Flores. Soon the adrenaline, clarity, and intimacy of battle become something he can’t live without—even after he returns home. Zimmerman has crafted a visceral examination of the intoxicating nature of war.
Martín Zimmerman is a multi-ethnic, bilingual playwright and screenwriter whose plays include Seven Spots On The Sun, White Tie Ball, The Making Of A Modern Folk Hero, and Let Me Count The Ways, which have been produced across the nation including: The Kennedy Center, Goodman Theatre, Cincinnati Playhouse In The Park, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, La Jolla Playhouse, Roundabout Underground, Victory Gardens Theater, The Eugene O’Neill Theater Center’s National Playwrights Conference, and the American Theater Company. Since receiving his MFA in Playwriting at the University of Texas at Austin, he has been a recipient of the Terrence McNally New Play Award, Steinberg/ATCA New Play Award, Humanitas Prize New Voices Award, Sky Cooper New American Play Prize, McKnight Advancement Grant, Jerome Fellowship, and the National New Play Network’s Smith Prize. Martín is a Playwright in Residence at Teatro Vista as well as a Resident Playwright at Chicago Dramatists. He was also a Staff Writer on Netflix’s Narcos.
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