Sam Ran Over Sandor Sand Ran Over Sam:Rethinking Character
and formhave character and orgive rise to character.Tis text aims to givevoice to how and what might be a character in this work and whatparts might be played by the various actors. Te action takes place asthe senses of the body meet the constructs of the mind.
Te Cast of Characters:
wait to be. Tey wait for Sam to stand on three diﬀer-ent occasions just there, in the future, out of sand. Tree ﬁgureseclipsed; lost to the lights and slipped between the pages — the cov-ers of a bed. Tey act — standing still on the stage. Te event movesdown the path, Life’s middle road, the yellow brick road; mark-mak-ing as they go, teetering between artiﬁce and good will.Tose three bend down, whispering to the lake ﬂowing under-ground — their noses pressed to the ﬂoor — pressed some more —