Full Length Play
120 minutes (2 hours)
Time Period - The Future
Settings Of Play -
Set on the Gulf Coast in the United States, hundreds of years from the present day. The small town the play is set in is a virtual wasteland, hardly anything grows, much less thrives, despite the fervent efforts of the fascist/feudal system in place.
The play takes place in a small goods store, with noticeably empty shelves.
FEATURES / CONTAINS
Mild Adult Themes
Adult, Teen (Age 14 - 18)
College Theatre / Student, Community Theatre, Professional Theatre, Shoestring Budget, Large Stage, Blackbox / Second Stage /Fringe Groups
RECOGNITION / AWARDS
KCACTF: Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival New Play
Winner! The Harold and Mimi Steinberg National Student Playwriting Award - American College Theatre Festival - 2007
House Full of Letters tells the story of impoverished women living in a post‐apocalyptic Re‐United States of America. When a group of women discover an exiled man nearby, their world is shaken and they embark on new territories of knowlesge, that ultimately shatters their reality. A House Full of Letters delves into class systems, young romantic love, religion, government control, and the passion to live despite the odds.
House Full of Letters premiered at the Kennedy Center as part of the KCACTF National Festival in 2007.