(The author grants permission for the use of these two plays for non-public course-related activities.)
Play One: The Return of the Living
|Lawrence||Egyptologist, their father, dead|
A dark and stormy night
A dark and stormy night. A crash offstage. The maid screams. Audrey marches in from the other side of the stage, wielding an axe, muttering under her breath:
… goddam mummy coming here and I have to deal with it because no one else is going to deal with the goddam mummy I always have to deal with everything around here no else is going to deal with—
Devon sits ...