In the deep Mid-West old miser Rawlings pines for his perfect boy killed in The Great War. His two younger sons, neglected by their father, waste their lives away painting beautiful horses for the merry-go-round. When the enigmatic ringmaster of a travelling circus pays an unexpected visit, he makes the old man a terrible but tempting offer. Wracked with guilt over his decision, in desperation Rawlings is forced to turn to Alda Pennington for help. But, salvation doesn't come cheaply at the home of the witch doctor. World Premiere.Performers Sophie Ward, Josh Ward, Tim Woodward, Mark Aiken, Peter Tate, Debra Penny.
Author James Purdy. Producer The Playground Theatre. Director Anthony Biggs.