SOCRATIC FRUSTRATION by Jeff Dunne

£3.50

In explaining the Socratic Method to a student, Plato attempts to demonstrate the approach on a millenial who mysteriously barges in and insists on joining the class.

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CHARACTERS

PLATO The ancient, Greek philosopher, disciple of Socrates
MIKONOS A student of Plato
DYLAN A modern era college student who has somehow stepped into ancient Greece

PRODUCTION HISTORY

Performed as stage reading as part of the Carroll Playwrights Festival in 2019.

Performed in the Best of All Possible Podcast by Panglossian productions in 2019

 

REVIEWS

“Both philosophy majors and those who were confounded by their existence will recognize the aporia of this absurdist three-hander.” (Ian Thal, New Play Exchange, 2020)

 

RUNNING TIME

Approximately 10 minutes

 

PREVIEW

Preview available here

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