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“Lethal Persuasion”


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Williams, Martin E. (American playwright, writer, 19__-____), “Lethal Persuasion,”

a 40-minute drama in English, set by railroad tracks, twilight, 1999,

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  •  © 1999 by Martin E. Williams;  •  script/rights available from Martin E. Williams, 1506 West Houston,
Fullerton, California 92833, U.S.A., e-mail condorblue@aol.com, telephone (home) 714-278-9181.  •  Cited by Martin E. Williams, via ftp November 7, 1999; Williams says,

  §  Dramatis Personae Esperanza (f), 18, Latina stranger; Robert (m), 22, stranger.

  §  Synopsis “Two young strangers meet and decide to commit suicide together.

  §  Comment “Also have an Asian version. The one scene takes place by the railroad tracks. The sound of an oncoming train is needed. It has had one production; the premiere was reviewed by the Los Angeles Times and a theater web site. Both were glowing reviews.”

  §  Themes first encounter, railroad tracks, suicide.
 
 
 

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