Joyce Ketay JKetay@gersh.com
When Jacob, a newly assigned census taker, makes a home visit to Gloria and attempts to get clear answers to the standard questions on the government form he’s been issued, Jacob discovers that the objective facts he’s seeking are not always so, as Gloria peels back the layers and confronts him with a different reality. That she is Black and he is white complicates their encounter in unexpected and mysterious ways.
Susan Miller's play, CENSUS, was named a Finalist in Concord Theatricals Samuel French Off Off Broadway Short Play Festival, August 12, 2021.
Former Core Writer Susan Miller's play "CENSUS" was selected for The Road Theatre Company's 12th annual Playwrights Summer Festival. It is now streaming through August 25.
Former Core Writer Susan Miller's 20TH CENTURY BLUES (Off B'way at The Signature Theatre in the 2017/18 season directed by Emily Mann and 2016 at Contemporary American Theatre Festival) is licensed by DPS and has since had over 10 productions. Most recently, in February 2021, the play was produced virtually by Ensemble Theatre of Cincinnati.