New PDF release: 4000 Miles

By Amy Herzog

it is the nighttime whilst 21-year-old Leo arrives at the doorstep of the West Village residence the place his feisty 91-year-old grandmother Vera lives. She's an outdated Communist who lives by myself, he is a latter-day hippie, lately lower back from a cross-country motorcycle journey which ended traumatically. Over the process a unmarried month, those not likely roommates infuriate, bewilder, and eventually attach. while Leo's outdated female friend exhibits up and he starts off to bare the mysterious occasions of his trip, Leo and Vera notice the slender line among becoming up and becoming old.


Peopled with nuanced, beautifully-drawn characters, Amy Herzog's award-winning play has confirmed her as a awesome new expertise. 4000 Miles had its 2011 global première at New York's Lincoln middle Theater.

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