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Temar Underwood on Indie Theater Now

Temar Underwood Temar, a native of Cleveland, trained in the Ohio University School of Theater BFA Performance Program. Temar is the founder and artistic director of I MEAN! Productions. New York productions of his plays include The Lady Drug Dealer and the Heist (FringeNYC 2011), the political thriller The Brokenhearteds, now title Leak (Wings Theatre, 2009) and the British sexfarce/mystery thriller The Ghost of Henderson Manor (Vampire Cowboys Saturday Night Saloon Series, 2010-2011) Temar is also an actor (Odysseus DOA, Theatre Row; 4 Vampire Cowboy Productions,including NYIT Award winning Fight Girl Battle World) and an accomplished recording artist (Billboard best selling R&B single of 2008 – Inside Out).

Contact Info: temar.underwood@gmail.com

Plays by Temar Underwood on Indie Theater Now

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  • Breaking+Kayfabe BREAKING KAYFABE
    By Temar Underwood
    A multimedia docudrama on the rise and fall of one of the greatest professional wrestlers of all time, with live in-ring action.
  • Leak LEAK
    By Temar Underwood
    During a contentious presidential election, Peter Graves, a blog-writer, is leaked classified information that will blow the election wide open.
  • The+Lady+Drug+Dealer+and+the+Heist THE LADY DRUG DEALER AND THE HEIST
    By Temar Underwood
    Three incompetent dudes snort the coke they were supposed to sell, and devise a wacky plan to rob a bank.

Latest News About Temar Underwood

New play published: Breaking Kayfabe
A multimedia docudrama on the rise and fall of one of the greatest professional wrestlers of all time, with live in-ring action. By: Temar Underwood
posted by Indie Theater Now Sep 21, 2013

Mel House reviews Breaking Kayfabe
Kayfabe is a wrestling term that means “top secret,” and also refers to the practice of maintaining the illusion that wrestling is 100% genuine. In other words, wrestling is real and what you...
posted by Indie Theater Now Aug 12, 2013

New ITN podcast: FringeNYC 2013 Preview
A roundtable featuring five Indie Theater Now playwrights who will have new plays in FringeNYC 2013. Meet Lauren Ferebee (SOMEEWHERE SAFER), Dan Fingerman (STRANDED ON MOTOR PARKWAY), Vincent Marano (LIGHTS NARROW), Temar Underwood (BREAKING KAYFABE), Jonathan Wallace (AUTUMN IN ANDROMEDA)as they discuss their play, why FringeNYC, and their casts and collaborators. (22:36)
posted by Indie Theater Now Aug 7, 2013

Temar Underwood On the Air

FringeNYC 2013 Preview: A Roundtable with five playwrights who are published on Indie Theater Now and will have new plays produced in this year's festival. Meet Lauren Ferebee (SOMEEWHERE SAFER), Dan Fingerman (STRANDED ON MOTOR PARKWAY), Vincent Marano (LIGHTS NARROW), Temar Underwood (BREAKING KAYFABE), Jonathan Wallace (AUTUMN IN ANDROMEDA)as they discuss their play, why FringeNYC, and their casts and collaborators.

The Brokenhearteds: Behind-the-Scenes Plus An Excerpt: A look at this new play, featuring playwright Temar Underwood, director Pete Boisvert, and actors Paco Tolson and Mike Mihm. Highlight: Paco and Mike perform an excerpt.