The Metal Children

A Play

Adam Rapp

Faber and Faber, Inc.

Metal Children, The
ACT I
CHARACTERS
TOBIN FALMOUTH, a novelist in his late thirties, disheveled, adrift
 
BRUNO BINELLI, a feisty gay Italian-American book agent, mid-forties
 
KONG, a teenage male pot dealer; a skater punk homeboy
 
LYNNE, a woman of fifty who likes to party; tired
 
EDITH DUNDEE, a woman in her fifties who runs a roadside motel; sweet
 
STACEY KINSELLA, a progressive high school English teacher in his mid-thirties, at once fearless and terrified
 
VERA DUNDEE, a young woman of sixteen; a precocious visionary
 
COOPER, a young woman of sixteen; Vera's second-in-command
 
BOY IN PORKY PIG MASK, a teenage boy; a bully
 
OTTO HURLEY, a civic leader with a big booming voice, fifties
 
TAMI LAKE, a young Christian woman of sixteen, God-fearing
 
ROBERTA CUPP, a community leader of the Christian right, mid-forties; a widow
 
NURSE, a young woman with a firm bedside manner
 
BOY X, a high school freshman with an unusually high sperm count; eager to please
Copyright © 2010 by Adam Rapp