LAST LOVE  A WORLD-AT-WAR PLAY - Tragic Comedy

LAST LOVE: All that Rises Must Burn

Length:  full-length (90 minutes)

Characters:  Lucida, Charles, Sally, Mitzy, Chinese Delivery Man

Genre:  C​omic Tragedy

 

Drunken poetry. Competitive sex. Furniture hurling.

 

Two couples battle in a mountainside house as an international terror crisis looms outside. A darkly funny and expressionistic look at cycles of violence -- from couples arguing over the toilet seat to troops fighting in the Afghanistan War.

 

Read a full synopsis with spoilers here.

 

Read 90% of Last Love at Playscripts.

 

This play has been updated since publication. If you are producing it, feel free to check in with the author.

"Penetrating humor and emotional veracity in Papadopoulos' sure, heightened dialogue."             -Robert Avila, San Francisco Bay Guardian

"Laugh-out-loud funny..."  -Centralian Advocate, Australia

 

Co-Winner: Project Footlight, Algonquin Productions.

 

Selection: Algonquin Plays, Volume 1; Byrdcliffe Theater Festival

 

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© PETER PAPADOPOULOS

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