Jeff Baron's plays have received about 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. Nominated as
Best Play for an ACE (Buenos Aires),a Molière
(Paris) and a Drama League Award (New York),
Visiting Mr. Green won Best Play Awards in
Greece, Mexico, Israel, Uruguay, Turkey and
Germany. His newer plays have originated in
Australia, South America and Europe.
His acclaimed Sean Rosen book series, funny
novels about a 13 year-old boy's secret
adventures in Hollywood, is published by
Greenwillow/HarperCollins. Jeff's master
classes and many school and conference
appearances are built around his unique and
entertaining way of teaching writing and
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.
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