Former publicist for Blue Man Group, Richard Foreman and Streb, among many others, Igrejas has written fiction (included in Men on Men 4) and poetry (included in A New Geography of Poets. Plays include Shrinkage, Kitty and Lina, Miss Mary Dugan, Hassan and Sylvia (both Best Play winners at the Fresh Fruit Festival.) Other plays include Margarita and Max (Best Short Play at the 2013 Midtown International Theatre Festival.) New work includes the acclaimed No Strings Attached (aka NSA, O’Neill semi-finalist 2013, Finalist, The Asuncion Project, Left Out Festival, 2014.). Most of the plays are available at www.indietheaternow.com. Even more plays include Chantal, Lisbon and Pittsburgh!
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Plays by Manuel Igrejas on Indie Theater Now
HASSAN AND SYLVIA
A gay man reeling from the sudden death of his longtime lover meets an exotic couple, Hassan and Sylvia, who lure him into a spicy soup from which he may or may not emerge in one piece.
MARGARITA AND MAX
A lonely woman. A windy day. A plastic bag: a love story. Margarita could use a miracle. A strong spring breeze blows one of those ubiquitous black plastic bags into her path…and into her life. This is no ordinary bag and this is no ordinary day.
MISS MARY DUGAN
Miss Mary Dugan has a crush on the good-looking, mysterious guy next door. A chance encounter with Kevin, the object of his affection, forces him to ask: what does he really want--his fantasy or the prospect of getting to know his hunky neighbor in real time?
NO STRINGS ATTACHED
A seemingly happy gay couple meet a sexy waiter who rocks their world.
Latest News About Manuel Igrejas
NEW INTERVIEW: MANUEL IGREJAS
Miss Mary Dugan & Margarita and Max; The Staged Reading. A Benefit for Stage Left Studio.
Jan 24, 2015
A STAGED READING OF MISS MARY DUGAN & MARGARITA AND MAX. TWO PLAYS BY MANUEL IGREJAS, SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 1ST AT 7PM
Mary Dugan hasn't had much luck with men. He has a crush on the hot guy next door. A chance encounter changes both lives Margarita is unemployed and unattached. A spring breeze blows one of those ubiquitous black plastic bags into her life. This is no ordinary bag and this is no ordinary day.
Jan 24, 2015
More About Manuel Igrejas
Miss Mary Dugan & Margarita and Max; The Staged Reading.
A Benefit for Stage Left Studio. [February 1, 2015]
The theme of this interview is "The Five W's".
My play NSA at the Left Out Festival. [April 16, 2014]
The theme of this interview is "Play Development".