Jeff Baron's plays have received over 500
productions in 23 languages in 46 countries.
VISITING MR. GREEN, Jeff's best-known play,
starred Eli Wallach and ran for a year at New
York's Union Square Theatre. VISITING MR.
GREEN won Best Play Awards in Greece, Mexico,
Israel, Uruguay, Turkey and Germany and was
nominated for an ACE (Buenos Aires), a Molière
(Paris) and a Drama League Award (New York).
His newer plays have originated in Australia,
South America and Europe.
His first novel, I REPRESENT SEAN ROSEN, was
published in March 2013 by HarperCollins.
SEAN ROSEN IS NOT FOR SALE, the second book
in the series, was published in March, 2014. He
just finished writing ELECTRO-PUP. His many
school and conference appearances are built
around his unique way of teaching writing and
digital storytelling to students.
Jeff Baron is also an accomplished screenwriter
and filmmaker. His original screenplays sold to
Disney, David Brown and Marcia Nasatir. His
television writing credits include The Tracey
Ullman Show, Sisters, other prime time series
and multiple projects for Nickelodeon. Jeff's
award-winning short films The Bruce Diet and
Goodbye have been seen internationally.
Jeff Baron was commissioned by the Los
Angeles Opera to write the libretto for an
original one-act opera, Escape. He directed the
premiere of his one-act opera Song of Martina at
Carnegie Hall. His journalism and short fiction
have been published in France, Canada and the
Jeff has degrees from Northwestern University
and Harvard University.
photo by Michael Rafelson
jacket art by Christoph Niemann
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