How I Got That Story: A play in two acts

A Nightmare Comedy

by Amlin Gray

In Amlin Gray's "nightmare comedy," the Obie-award winning, "How I Got That Story," our wet-behind-the-ears Reporter goes from village to village, jungle battlefield to bombing mission, coming face to face with the ironic, surreal world of a pseudo Vietnam. A phantasmagoria of wild humor and chilling horrors, "How I Got That Story," vividly illuminates the death and destruction of warfare. Is the play a crushing indictment of current events, continuing a seemingly never-ending story?