Cop Piece

written and directed by Sean Edward Lewis. assistant direction John Piacquadio. stage and house manager Akku Kulhari

The Players: “ON THE LAM” LARRY—JOHN MORENA. SAMUEL “THE ANGRY DETECTIVE”—SETH POWERS. BEAT COP DAVID—SEAN EDWARD LEWIS

A NEW WORK-IN PROGRESS IN TEN SEGMENTS:

PROLOGUE: BEAT COP DAVID AND KING GEORGE

ONE: BEAT COP DAVID IS DEAD TO THE WORLD

TWO: SAMUEL THE ANGRY DETECTIVE

THREE: BEAT COP DAVID AWAKENS

FOUR: SAMUEL REMEMBERS AND CALLS HIS OWN NAME

FIVE: “ON THE LAM” LARRY

SIX: DAVID AND SAMUEL TALK AND PASS THE TIME WHILE ON STAKEOUT

SEVEN: LARRY AND DAVID TALK

EIGHT: DAVID IS ALONE

NINE: LARRY AND SAMUEL TALK

TEN: SAMUEL IS ALONE

Somewhere in Brooklyn. Sometime in the present. A beat cop and a detective monitor a pizzeria owned by the notorious Carmine Notora for suspicious activity. A squatter is living in the storefront.

approximately 1 hour 15 minutes without intermission

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