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Another America

Act 1, Scene 4



Basics

Show Type
Genders
  • : 0
  • : 3
Age Ranges
  • Adult
  • Young Adult
Style
Period
Time/Place
America, Present Day
Act/Scene
Act 1, Scene 4

Scene Context

Early in their road trip the guys discover that not everyone they meet will welcome them with open arms.

Scene Text

DAN

We found ourselves in the middle of the Mojave Desert. Truly the middle of nowhere. And there dead ahead - an empty diner.

DAN

Welcome to the town of Bolton California.

CLINT

Town?

DAN

The sign said: Entering the Town of Bolton.

JARED

It didn’t say “Welcome”.

[Pause as JARED and DAN look expectantly at CLINT.]

CLINT

Me? I’ve done like three already -

DAN

It’s just the way it worked out.

CLINT

But...

DAN

I’ll owe you one.

JARED

Excuse us a moment.

DAN

Clint, we decided that you would -

CLINT

OK but -

JARED

Remember, this is my macho moment.

CLINT

Right. But -

DAN

But what?

CLINT

The next one ?

DAN

I promise. Jere?

JARED

Oh, right.

Back to the scene:

JARED

The sign didn’t say “Welcome”.

CLINT (as SAM BOLTON)

That’s right. And 1000 feet from here it says: