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By Amy Herzog

it is the dead night whilst 21-year-old Leo arrives at the doorstep of the West Village house the place his feisty 91-year-old grandmother Vera lives. She's an outdated Communist who lives on my own, he is a latter-day hippie, lately back from a cross-country motorbike journey which ended traumatically. Over the process a unmarried month, those not going roommates infuriate, bewilder, and eventually attach. whilst Leo's outdated female friend indicates up and he starts off to bare the mysterious occasions of his trip, Leo and Vera notice the slender line among transforming into up and growing to be old.

Peopled with nuanced, beautifully-drawn characters, Amy Herzog's award-winning play has demonstrated her as a amazing new expertise. 4000 Miles had its 2011 international première at New York's Lincoln heart Theater.

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