Day Standing on Its Head

Day Standing on Its Head $12.99

Philip Kan Gotanda

Published by Dramatists Play Service

5 Male 4 Female

Harry Kitamura, a successful law professor, begins to find his life unraveling when he starts researching a paper about his involvement in a campus strike in the early 1970s

Odd characters with violent and overt sexual impulses begin to invade his night dreams, eventually spilling over into his waking life. Soon he is unable to distinguish between the two worlds, sending him on an uncontrollable ride of obsession and ultimate revelation

The 1960s, the Red Guard, Eric Clapton and a Japanese Peggy Lee impersonator all make their presences known in this tale of a heart lost and a heart found

Reality mixes with the past to arouse and comfort a man going through the crises of entering middle age

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