Performed at The Pocket Theater as part of Sophie Lowenstein’s Passsion Project, October 11, 2014. Many thanks also to Pocket head honcho Clayton Weller and fellow performers Spring Cheng, Brett Love, and Elliott Rose.
Here’s a transcript, courtesy of CastingWords.com:
I started to get interested in feeling in high school. I realized that I could deliberately amp up my confidence in a way that let me ace tests. I found that was a good antidote for my life at home which sucked.
To give you an example, I lived on a farm. One day, we’re putting in the oats. Oats are dusty grain. I’m in the granary and pushing the oats into the corners as it’s being funneled in. I’m choking. I’m gasping. I have allergies and it’s completely overwhelming me. Read more…