Stone the Crows

by  David L. Paterson

Full Length Play, Drama  /  2m, 1f

"Genuinely moving ... eloquent and emotionally powerful." - Mystic River Press

Lydia Johansen is teetering between a collapsing marriage and self destruction when a new man arrives on her doorstep. This stranger is her husband's long distant brother and a self proclaimed professional drifter. He claims to be passing through on …

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Stone the Crows

by  David L. Paterson

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Lydia Johansen is teetering between a collapsing marriage and self destruction when a new man arrives on her doorstep. This stranger is her husband's long distant brother and a self proclaimed professional drifter. He claims to be passing through on his way to Alaska. Charmed by his self deprecating humor and easy going existence, Lydia attempts to seduce him. Within a twenty four hour period, the bonds of marriage, family and friendship are challenged to the breaking point while secrets better left buried are revealed.
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"Genuinely moving ... eloquent and emotionally powerful." - Mystic River Press

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David L. Paterson

An Award-winning playwright and screenwriter, David has penned over two-dozen plays, 15 of which are published through Samuel French, Inc. His works have been performed on Broadway, Off Broadway and throughout the world. He is the only playwright ever to have three plays premiere on the New York City stage in one mont ...

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