MISFIT, AMERICA: AN AMERICAN WESTERN WITH COLOR - Luck's About To Run - Chip

Astoria, New York

PLAY DESCRIPTION

Combining the magical realistic influences of Latin American literature with the Western genre popularized in the twentieth century, MISFIT, AMERICA follows a diverse community led by an interracial couple as they are forced to protect a Native American teen from a brotherhood of supremacists. But before they can fight, they must become at peace with their past and learn to trust the future on each other. Living on the outskirts of the last free place in America, this band of misfits must prepare to give it all or run.

MONOLOGUE DESCRIPTION

Time: Contemporary                                 

Situation: Chip is angry with a former “brother” Mike (who is also called Lucky) for leaving the White Supremacist motorcycle gang they started together. Chip feels betrayed because Mike fell in love with an Afro-Caribbean woman and adopted a Native American Transgendered child, all of which deeply offends Chip’s Aryan principles. He rallies his gang to ready them for vengeance.

Subject Matter: White Supremacy, Motorcycle Gangs, Family, Betrayal, Anger, Revenge, Prejudice, Luck

Supplemental Information: To read the full script MISFIT, AMERICA visit Nelson’s New Play Exchange page.

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  • Source
    Full-Length Play
  • Character Age
    Adult 30-40, Adult 40-50
  • Character Gender Ident./Sexual Orient.
    Male
  • Character Ethnicity
    White
  • Genre
    Drama, Adventure, Western
  • Period
    Contemporary
  • Length
    2 min +
  • Writer Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation
    Male
  • Writer Ethnicity
    Latin@/x - Hispanic
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