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November 6–8

Written by Michael Sáenz
Staged Reading Directed by Kern McFadden


An adaptation of his novel by the same name, The Thousand Natural Shocks is a moving coming-of-age story about a teen who finds himself through his high school production of Hamlet, written by Michael Sáenz. Please note that this production is a staged reading.

About Michael Sáenz

Michael Sáenz is an actor, director, playwright and teaching artist in New York City. He has twelve years’ experience as a high school drama teacher, and as a teaching artist he has worked in schools throughout New York City and New Jersey. His play Möbius premiered at the New York International Fringe Theatre Festival and The Thousand Natural Shocks is an adaptation of his first novel by the same name.






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