Ian Fraser Theater Plays

                        In United Kingdom


‘Putting the Fun Back into School Shootings’ (a.k.a 'The Normal Sound of Architecture')
Winner: AcidTheatre's Freedom of Speech Monologue Competition, 2007

(Staged at the Garioch Theatre Festival, Scotland, UK 2008, by AcidTheatre.)
 


                     In North America

                                                                                                                                 'Dogs of the Blue Gods'
                                                                                                        (Staged:
Brown/Trinity Repertory Theatre, Brown University, 2009)

                                                                                                    'A Dead Soldier in the Family'

                                                                     (Staged: Playwrights Round Table, Orlando, Florida. July/Aug 2008)

                                                                                                    'Dogs of the Blue Gods'
                                                                                                        (Staged Reading, the Living Theatre, New York, May 2008)

'Dogs of the Blue Gods'
(Staged by the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh Theatre, Feb, 2008).

                            'The Sugar Plum Fairy'                                 

  (Staged by the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh Theatre, Feb, 2008).

'Cat and God'      

   (Published by One Act Play Depot, Canada)

'Dogs of the Blue Gods'
Staged by First Banana Theater Company, Madison, WI, 1998.

'Dogs of the Blue Gods'
Staged by Village Playhouse of Wauwatosa, WI, 1999. (Won First place at the Wisconsin State AACTFest).

    
'Blitzbreeker and the Chicken From Hell'
Staged by the First Banana Theater Company, Madison, WI, 1998.

 

                                 In South Africa


'The Accidental Antichrist'
(Special FNB-Vita Award for ‘Most Outstanding New Production.’         Nominated for FNB-Vita Award for ‘Playwright of the Year.’ South Africa, 1994).

'The Sugar Plum Fairy'
(Pick of the Fringe Award Grahamstown Arts Festival. South Africa, 1993).

'Sleeping Chickens' (South Africa, 1993).

'Heart Like a Stomach'
(Winner of the Amstel Playwright of the Year Award. South Africa, 1992).

'Butterfly Jam'
(Amstel Playwright of the Year nomination. South Africa, 1991).

'Like the Pyramid on the Camel Packet'
(Staged by the Performing Arts Council Transvaal. South Africa, 1991).

'The Gospel According to the Mafia'
(Pick of the Fringe Award Grahamstown Arts Festival. South Africa, 1991).

'Blitzbreeker and the Chicken from Hell'
(Staged by the Cape Performing Arts Council.  Amstel Playwright of the Year nomination. Pick of the Fringe Award Grahamstown Arts Festival, South Africa, 1990. Staged at the Market Theatre, Johannesburg.).

'Dogs of the Blue Gods'
(Tonight AA Life Vita Award for Comedy. South Africa, 1990).

'Charles Manson'
(Amstel Playwright of the Year nomination. South Africa, 1989).

'Lenny Bruce Live'
(Best Cabaret 1988, The Argus newspaper. South Africa, 1988).

             'Bring Me Gandhi'   

(South Africa, 1987).
 


                                       Publications


'My Own Private Orchestra', Penguin Books, 1993.
(Nominated for ‘CNA Literary Awards,’ Debut section, 1994)

 

                                                  Journalism

The Star, Johannesburg, South Africa. 1994 –2002
Internet technology columnist.

Mail & Guardian, Johannesburg, South Africa 2002-2006
Columnist, “Fraser’s Razor.”