Named Best Play, Dayton Playhouse FutureFest, 2022

Every Livin' Soul

In the darkest days of the Depression, a stranger finds refuge in an Ohio farmhouse.  He begs a meal from Hannah, the widowed owner, and the two form a kinship. For Hannah, this handsome young man might be the harbinger of a brighter future. As her husband used to say, “There’s a little bit of good in every livin’ soul.” But when the stranger’s perilous secret is revealed, Hannah finds herself in a struggle for her family’s very existence.  
Inspired by actual events, Every Livin’ Soul celebrates the resilience of hope in the face of desperation and heartbreak.

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