A Man’s A Man (2010)
for Voices and Piano
By Bertolt Brecht, adapted and directed by Molly Oliver
- Recruiting Song
- Song of the Scum
- Interjection: Begbick on Brecht
- A Man’s A Man
- A Man’s A Man (Reprise)
- Song of the Scum (Reprise)
Duration: 6.5 min.
Premiere: Performed May 7, 2010 at the College of the Holy Cross One-Act Festival
Molly Oliver adapted this biting war-themed piece by Bertolt Brecht as an advanced directing project. Performed by James D’Amico, Jack Mason, David Martinez, Matthew Helfer, and Molly Bier.
Synopsis: Homebody Galy Gay is convinced to do a few soldiers a favor, and ends up forfeitting his very identity to the malleable culture of war.