The Packing Game


He said: 'I'm watching over you. You're my angel.' I said: 'And? What do you see?' He said: 'The eyes of someone who'd do anything to make it work.'

 

Waiting for her parole board hearing, a woman reflects on the reasons why she killed her partner. Where she sought love, her partner sought power.

 

My tears are dry. I wiped them off. That's all.


Screenshots: © Stewart Werner

 

premiered at the Nuyorican Theater Festival

 

with Rebecca Werner as the Woman

directed by Sarah Jane Schostack

 

19-28 July 2019

Nuyorican Poets Café - New York City