I lived in the Balkans for three years working on various projects, including the writing and pre-production of a new full-length theatrical drama about Nikola Telsa, I Dream the Woman Electric.
Sample poster images: English, Serbian, and Croatian
The play has been translated into Serbian, Croatian, Ukrainian, and, as of August 2018, into Russian.
The play remains unproduced as of November 9, 2018.
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History of the Play’s Pre-Production
“I Dream the Woman Electric,” has had three independently produced actors’ readings.
Reading #1 (in English) took place on January 17, 2016, with actor Nikola Djuricko reading the role of NIKOLA.
Reading #2 (in Tesla’s native language) took place on June 4, 2017, with Ermin Sijamija reading the role of NIKOLA.
Reading #3 (in Ukrainian) took place on November 11, 2017, with Mikhail Shikula reading the role of NIKOLA.
Actors’ readings “highlights” video links will be provided to theater professionals who write the author at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thank you to all with an interest in the life and works of Nikola Tesla, the greatest scientist in history.
Jock Doubleday is the author of 68 works for the stage. He is currently in Kyiv, Ukraine working on pre-production for an original full-length musical titled “Ginger,” a fairy-tale in two acts, which concerns the bullying of redheads and the primacy of the forest. He is also working on pre-production for an original full-length musical titled, “Imagination Anonymous,” a light-hearted comedy about creative people coming together once a week to try very hard to accept reality one step at a time. He is also working on a music video for a new ’40s-style love ballad titled, “Meet Me in Kyiv.” He can be contacted at email@example.com.