Highwire

by  Brian Shields

Short Play, Drama  /  2m, 1f

A tense stand off develops when a corrupt New York City cop leans on an Irish bartender to make him recruit for the IRA. He is abetted by the bartender's foul mouthed fiancee. Blackmail pressure is applied: the bartender accidentally killed a child in an IRA battle in Ireland. In Off-Off Broadwa…

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    2m, 1f
  • Accolades

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    Samuel French Off Off Broadway Short Play Festival

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A tense stand off develops when a corrupt New York City cop leans on an Irish bartender to make him recruit for the IRA. He is abetted by the bartender's foul mouthed fiancee. Blackmail pressure is applied: the bartender accidentally killed a child in an IRA battle in Ireland. In Off-Off Broadway Festival Plays, 19th Series
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  • Winner! Samuel French Off Off Broadway Festival

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