DOI: 10.5040/9780571291175.00000090
Acts: 1. Roles: Male (1) , Female (0) , Neutral (0)

An actor speaks on the phone to his agents, his parents, and his fellow thespians, battling with rejection, expectation, disappointment and self-pity.

A short monologue which delves into the heart of the acting industry, Actor humorously and poignantly portrays the trying life of being a struggling artist.

Actor premiered at the Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh, in January 1984.

From Steven Berkoff Plays 2

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Faber and Faber

Steven Berkoff

ISBN: 9780571171026

Series: Faber Drama

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