Jeff Baron's plays have received well over 400
productions in 23 languages in 43 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 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 first novel, I REPRESENT SEAN ROSEN, was
published in March by HarperCollins. SEAN
ROSEN IS NOT FOR SALE, the second book in the
series was published in March, 2014.
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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