In the meantime, Meg begins to fall in love with Nath, but his jealous and shrewd girlfriend Tibby has other plans for him. Now a teenager, Meg convinces Pete to hire one of her 12th-grade high school classmates, Nath Storm to come help with chores on the farm. By the time Nath arrives, Ellen is dead. In October 1998, in the middle of the prairie outside Laramie, Wyoming, Matthew Shepard, a 21 year old student at the University of Wyoming, was tied to a fence post, severely beaten, robbed, tortured, and left alone to die. The five issues of The Saturday Evening Post in which the story was serialized were registered for copyright by The Curtis Publishing Co.
Some months later, Nath has been working for his mother at a local general store in town. They keep to themselves and are viewed as mysterious by the nearby town. However, a few days later, he is embarrassed at his cowardice and goes through the woods again after dark. However, Teller fires at her. For information and tickets, visit keywestsummerstage. Nath is struck from behind and knocked out. Pete went to the red house to plead with Jeannie to choose between her husband and him.
Pete becomes agitated, insisting the woods are dangerous and contain a haunted house which is painted red, and that Nath must stay out. His mother marries a long-time admirer and goes off for several weeks on her honeymoon, leaving Nath to mind the store. Pete takes off in his truck, but drives into the ice house, where the truck sinks in the large pond formed by the melted ice, and Pete drowns. Meg phones Nath for help and he says he will bring a stretcher after he calls the sheriff and the doctor. We're also readying a much-needed update to this website, so watch for that this summer. For Tickets: Please visit theatrexp. Meanwhile, it is revealed that Pete has secretly given local handyman and petty thug Teller rights to hunt on the land, as long as he keeps everyone else off of the property.
Pete is furious that both young people defied his warning to stay out of the woods and he outright fires Nath, banishing him from the farm and from seeing Meg again. After traveling though the woods in the dark, Nath returns spooked, after hearing moans and yells. Meg, having heard the gunshot, finds Ellen then rushes back to tell Pete, who refuses to act to help his sister. Nath soon takes additional work for the summer at another farm close to town. Nath catches Tibby flirting with Teller.
The woods are part of Pete's property and he forbids anyone from entering them. Dark City: The Film Noir. The remarkable play by Cormac McCarthy. However, since Jeannie's husband told everyone they were leaving town, no one ever suspected they were murdered. Pete buried the bodies in the basement of the ice house that sits next to the red house, and he lives in fear that they will be discovered. Teller fires at her to scare her away.
To stop her, Pete covered her mouth, but suffocated her. They are pulled over and arrested by the state police. Nath has burned it down to put it in the past. The film was highlighted in episode 1 of 's documentary film. The free reading will be on Wednesday, June 26, at 7 pm at the Red Barn Theatre, 319 Duval Street, in Key West. The Red Barn's 39th Season is now over, and we thank each and every one of you for the great support you've shown us all year! The play also won two Lucille Lortel awards and was nominated for the Outer Critics Circle Award and the Drama Desk Award.
He returns to the farm and insists that Pete hit him, but Meg and Ellen say Pete has been in the room with them since Nath left. He confronts her and finally learns how vain and selfish she is. Ellen and Pete have a conversation about how it was that several years ago they rented the red house to a young couple. The final scene shows Nath and Meg a few days later, talking about starting a new life together, as they watch the smoke from the red house. A staged reading of the provocative and ground-breaking play by Moises Kauffman. He starts calling her Jeannie, and becomes controlling and domineering. That evening, when Meg does not return, Nath ventures into the woods to find her and brings her back to the farm.
Teller beats up Nath, while Tibby watches with satisfaction. We are already hard at work on our big 40th Season and will let you know about it as soon as we have everything in place. Movie of the Day Archives, film review, June 21, 2004. It will run June 23 and 24 in the Helmerich Theatre at the Studios of Key West. By this point, he has completely gone crazy and thinks Meg is actually Jeannie, who is leaving him again.
Meg demands the truth about the red house and who Jeannie is. For a full schedule and information, visit keywestsummerstage. Pete finally confesses that Ellen had been keeping the secret for him, about having had an affair with a married woman named Jeannie and what had happened to her and the husband. This release contains no special features. He begins to re-live the experience, puts his hand over her mouth and starts suffocating her. On the first evening, when it is time for him to go home, Nath says he is going to take a shortcut through the old woods.