By Eric Bogosian
100 (monologues) collects all of Eric Bogosian's monologues, initially played as a part of his six off-Broadway solo indicates, together with Sex, medications, Rock & Roll; Pounding Nails within the ground with my Forehead; Wake Up and scent the Coffee; Drinking in America; Funhouse; Men Inside and choices from his play Talk Radio. For those solo exhibits, first played among 1980 and 2000, Bogosian was once presented 3 Obie awards and a Drama table award—earning him residing icon prestige within the downtown theater scene.
One of America's leading performers and so much leading edge and provocative artists, Eric Bogosian's performs and solo exhibits comprise Talk Radio (Pulitzer Prize finalist); subUrbia; Sex, medications, Rock & Roll; Pounding Nails within the flooring with My Forehead, between many others. He has starred in a wide selection of movie, television and degree roles. such a lot lately, he created the nature Captain Danny Ross at the long-running sequence Law & Order: legal Intent.
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Hiding me in the darkness . . Don’t you love the smell of black rubber? The way it feels against the skin? Maybe not—it’s an acquired taste. Some people never get used to it. You can work your way up: black leather, then black spandex, then black rubber. Tight. Black. Rubber. Up against you. Press37 eric bogosian ing. Keeping. Holding. Resilient but firm. Every muscle, every inch is encased in pure black . . The arms, the legs, the chest, the groin, the head. All smooth, all black . . completely hidden.
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