Start: East:He...

Almost, Maine

Act One, Scene One



Basics

Show Type
Characters
Genders
  • : 1
  • : 1
Age Ranges
  • Adult
Style
Period
Time/Place
Evening, wintertime, Contemporary (2000s), Rural Maine,
Act/Scene
Act One, Scene One

Scene Context

Glory arrives in rural Maine, searching for the right sky and latitude to see the northern lights

Scene Text

Start:
East:Hello.
Glory: Hello.
East: I thought I saw someone. I was about to go to bed. I saw you from my window... Can I -- ? ... Is there somethin' I can do for you?

End:
Glory: But it's my heart, East!
East: Yes it is! And I believe I have it. And I can fix it. I'm a repairman. I repair things. It's what I do.
Glory: Oh! Oh, wow! Oh, wow! Oh, they're so beautiful... (Calling up to the sky) Oh!! Oh!! -- Wes!! Wes!! Goodbye! I'm so sorry!... Goodbye, Wes! Hello, East.

Cariani, John. Almost, Maine. Dramatists Play Service, New York, NY. 2008. pp. 18 - 25.

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