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IT IS DONE – now available!

IT IS DONE the play is now available for purchase!


There are a variety of ways to get the book:

If you have already purchased the book, thank you! And if you feel so inclined, a comment or review on Amazon is much appreciated.



IT IS DONE Now Available For Pre-Order

It is Done, a dark comedic thriller which had productions in New York and Los Angeles, is now available for pre-order in print by Original Works Publishing. The critically acclaimed play was named one of the top productions of 2012 in Los Angeles by The Huffington Post.

“It is Done will thrill you, surprise you, and have you walking away shaking a bit in your boots” Newark Theater Examiner

BACKSTAGE.COM CRITIC’S PICK: “The playwright has a keen gift for dark humor, as well as an enthralling style of slowly unspooling information.” Back Stage Magazine East

“Alex Goldberg (has a) gift for dialogue… The twist in It is Done is undeniably creepy.” Los Angeles Times

“A moody thriller… Goldberg’s delightfully creepy play is a little gem.” Back Stage Magazine West

“It is Done…it is a must do!” KPCC, 89.3 FM

“Haunting and very well-conceived.” The Huffington Post

“Really fun and great theater.” Larchmont Chronicle

“With its truly surprising twists and turns, Goldberg’s thriller is a gasp-worthy winner.” Stage Scene LA

“It Is Done is a show like no other. It is terrifying and hilarious and thought provoking all at once.” Show Business Weekly

“A smart script that entertains from start to finish.” Theater is Easy

“A tidy little thriller…(with) plenty of laughs along the way” Associated Press

“A compelling, not to mention scary, play about human nature.” nytheatre.com

“An intimate, engaging comedy-thriller.” This Week in New York

“An intriguing and involving work.” Stage Buzz.com

“A fun ride.” Electronic Link Journal

Purchase your copy today:



IT IS DONE to be published

IT IS DONE, a dark comic thriller about three strangers trapped in a bar in the middle of nowhere, will be published by Original Works Publishing.


The play premiered in 2011 at The Mean Fiddler in New York City, and the West Coast premiere followed in 2012 at The Pig n’ Whistle bar in Hollywood. The West Coast version was named one of the top productions of the year by The Huffington Post.

A release date will be announced soon. The play will be available in print and in online form.


THE ADVENTURES OF RICK BRICKMAN, co-written by Michael Pace, won the Bronze medal in the sitcom category of the 2009 PAGE Screenwriting Awards.  World domination to follow.

LYING NAKED, a one-act play about a couple and their late night activities, will receive a staged reading in the New Ground Reading Series November 7th and 8th at the theater at 45 Bleecker Street.

BROAD DAYLIGHT will be produced in a one-act play festival in New York in March or April of 2010.

Updates on the updates


*BROAD DAYLIGHT has been translated into Mandarin and will be performed in Taiwan in early October. 

*APAC (Astoria Performing Arts Center) announced that THE FINAL JEW will have a staged reading in this season’s The 15/20s: Staged Readings of New Works on Thursday, December 10th.

*THE ADVENTURES OF RICK BRICKMAN was named a finalist in the Page Screenwriting Awards.  Out of hundreds of submissions in the sitcom pilot category, BRICKMAN is now in the top ten.

Added bonus: a new full-length play is complete, and a new TV sitcom pilot is almost complete.   Stay tuned…