But The Rope Broke

Jeremy Stemen

Published by Cyberpress

Large Mixed Cast
This is a dark comedy about a has-been comedian who finds the strength to be on top again

After hitting rock bottom, Wally Lawrence encounters his much grimmer-self

This sad sack is named Larry - Wally's id

By seeing Larry and interacting with him, Wally pulls out of his nose-dive with funny, insightful thoughts

A specialized play about depression, and making the decision to move forward

Suitable for adult audiences with adult situations

M8, F4


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