Heaven and Home

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Time -
The end of winter, 1996, and memories mostly between late 1980s and mid 1990s

Place -
A college town in Pennsylvania, USA

Locations -
Action moves fluidly between various times and locales, indicated with lighting and a piece or two of furniture as needed -- the front stoop of the building Cian lives in; a kitchen table and chairs in Gabby's apartment; the bar where Gabby works, a rolling cart of books for the bookstore where Cian works; a bed which does duty as the bed in both Vincent and Gabby's bedrooms; a small grouping of seats in a movie theater; a hospital bed and chair; a hospital waiting area, suggested by a pool of light with a courtesy phone; a pool of light for an area to play basketball (no net necessary); and Byron's grave.

Cast of Characters

CIAN McCULLOUGH

(pronounced KEE-ann), male, late 20s, works at a bookstore

VINCENT McCULLOUGH

male, early 30s, Cian's brother, works at video rental store

GABRIELLE (GABBY) HILLEGAS

(pronouned HILL-uh-gus), female, early 30s, Vincent's girlfriend, bartender

BYRON WOLF

male, early 30s, best friend to Vincent, mutual friend of Gabby and Cian, ticket agent for airline, dead but still quite active

ANDREW JOELSON

male, late 20s, street hustler (same actor also plays USHER at movie theater)

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