The Metal Children

A Play

Adam Rapp

Faber and Faber, Inc.

Metal Children, The
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
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