The Foyer (performance #2 log of the foyer click here)
The entrance to the home has a closet for coats and costumes (type 'look closet' to see if any costumes are av
ailable). A corridor extends (n) to the kitchen and a livingroom (e) opens up on the east side of the house wh
ere Grete sometimes entertains on her violin. A set of stairs goes 'up' to the second floor.

---- ----- ----- NOTICE ----- ----- -----
Only those wearing costumes will be able to speak and emote here.
All others must use the page command to communicate.
ie. 'RickS Hello or page RickS Hello instead of say.

You see the costume closet and a picture (recording) here.
Obvious exits: up to The Hallway, Front_Door to The Samsa front yard, north to Kitchen, and east to the Sittin
g Room
You enter the house and shut the door behind you. An usher rushes by and whispers, "Improvise. Use the scripts
built in to the costumes as idea generators..."



DanU comes in and shuts the door behind it.
JohnS comes in and shuts the door behind it.
KateF comes in and shuts the door behind it.
AlexeiB comes in and shuts the door behind it.
RebeccaD comes in and shuts the door behind it.
RickS comes in and shuts the door behind him.
LaurieP comes in and shuts the door behind it.
RickS removes an observer (Costume) and easily slips the costume on.
JohnS removes Herr Doctor (Costume) and easily slips the costume on.
RebeccaD removes the journalist (Costume) and easily slips the costume on.
KateF removes Grete (Costume) and easily slips the costume on.


an observer says, "hello doc"
Herr Doctor says, "Consider rather the river in spring."
The Charwoman comes bustling in.
The Charwoman has left
The reporter thinks aloud, "Am I going to be able to give an accurate picture of what's going on? Will the news be coloured by my perception of it?"
an observer says, "AHHH! the river in spring. In the face of the present predicament I think that's a lovely thought. Where is that disgusting insect?"

Grete says, "he's not put his costume on yet"
The Charwoman comes bustling in.
The Charwoman has left
AlexeiB removes Gregor (Costume) and easily slips the costume on.
Grete says, "we have a cockroach!"
an observer says, "yuch"
Gregor says, "fhkasjd hdfjkah fjdgkqe"
the journalist says, "Dan is lost in the wrong closet. How does he get back to this one to take his costume?"
an observer says, "there's still a mother and father costume. Just type 'take mom (or dad) from closet'"
Herr Doctor says, "We mustn't give up hope. There are great things on the horizon."
an observer nods.
Grete says, "our cockroach is speaking in russian again...how apropos"
The Charwoman comes bustling in.
an observer goes north (n) to the kitchen.
The Charwoman has left
An entrance: RickS portraying an observer.
an observer comes in from the Kitchen surrounded by the smell of strudel.
JohnS leaves for the Sitting Room
Grete goes north (n) to the kitchen.
LaurieP removes Mrs. Samsa (Costume) and easily slips the costume on.
an observer moves into the sitting room.
The Charwoman comes bustling in.
The Charwoman has left
An entrance: RickS portraying an observer.
an observer comes in from the Kitchen surrounded by the smell of strudel.
Gregor says, "my internal voice is still clear and i will speak my mind... if a yone would listen"
DanU comes in and shuts the door behind him.
Gregor says, "i hate strudel.."
The observer thinks aloud, "A grandiose fit of madness."
DanU removes Mr. Samsa (Costume) and easily slips the costume on.
The Charwoman comes bustling in.
The Charwoman has left
Mr. Samsa says, "about that time...where's my dinner?"
an observer says, "Mr Samsa will you have to get a job now that your son is , uh , out of it?"
Gregor goes north (n) to the kitchen.
an observer goes north (n) to the kitchen.
Mr. Samsa goes north (n) to the kitchen.
An entrance: JohnS portraying Herr Doctor.
Herr Doctor comes in from the Kitchen surrounded by the smell of strudel.
JohnS leaves for Kitchen
The reporter nods, winks and puts a thumb up.
Mrs. Samsa says, "hello"
Mrs. Samsa says, "hello journalist"
the journalist says, "do you have any stories for me, Mrs. S?"
Mrs. Samsa says, "I want to find my mind"
The reporter whispers into a small recording device.
the journalist says, "I think I'll go see what the others are doing in the kitchen."
Mrs. Samsa says, "how do we get to the kitchen"
the journalist says, "I don't know yet..."
Mrs. Samsa goes north (n) to thekitchen.
The Charwoman comes bustling in.
The Charwoman has left
An entrance: RickS portraying an observer.
an observer arrives and glances this way and that.
an observer moves into the sitting room.
An entrance: DanU portraying Mr. Samsa.
Mr. Samsa comes in from the Kitchen surrounded by the smell of strudel.
The Charwoman comes bustling in.
An entrance: AlexeiB portraying Gregor.
Gregor comes in from the Kitchen surrounded by the smell of strudel.
The Charwoman has left
An entrance: LaurieP portraying Mrs. Samsa.
Mrs. Samsa comes in from the Kitchen surrounded by the smell of strudel.
An entrance: JohnS portraying Herr Doctor.
Herr Doctor comes in from the Kitchen surrounded by the smell of strudel.
JohnS leaves for The Hallway
Mr. Samsa says, "Mrs. Samsa?"
AlexeiB teleports out
Mr. Samsa says, "where are you?"
Mrs. Samsa says, "yes?"
The Charwoman comes bustling in.
The Charwoman has left
Mr. Samsa says, "honey after all of this emotion and stress I just went through I could use a night out on the town with my one true love...do you want to hit the town tonight?"
Mrs. Samsa says, "I think you need to fix things with the kids first"
An entrance: RickS portraying an observer.
an observer comes in from the Kitchen surrounded by the smell of strudel.
Mrs. Samsa says, "we can never leave any way"
Mr. Samsa says, "well they're your kids too you know"
Mrs. Samsa says, "I don't beat them though"
Mr. Samsa says, "I dont have to do anything they're both in the sitting room go talk to them"
Mr. Samsa says, "I only beat him becasue he lied to us"
The Charwoman comes bustling in.
The Charwoman has left
Mrs. Samsa says, "where are they - the sitting room?"
Mr. Samsa says, "yes the sitting room go talk to them"
an observer says, "the journalist is going to write about your abusive behavior Mr. Samsa."
an observer smirks
Mr. Samsa says, "I'm not abussive he's only a bug"
an observer says, "true"
Mr. Samsa says, "I kill thousands of bugs in a year and so does everyone else"
Mr. Samsa says, "everybeen to a picnic?"
Mr. Samsa says, "exactlly...damn ants"
Mr. Samsa says, "honey I'll be upstairs"
The Charwoman comes bustling in.
DanU leaves for The Hallway
Mrs. Samsa says, "doing what?"
The Charwoman has left
an observer picks up an applecore.
An entrance: KateF portraying Grete.
Grete has arrived.
an observer goes upstairs. He seems preoccupied and doesn't look back.
Mrs. Samsa says, "hello Grete"
Grete says, "mama? i'm going to my room."
An entrance: AlexeiB portraying Gregor.
Gregor has arrived.
Grete says, "stop following me, gregor!"
KateF leaves for The Hallway
AlexeiB teleports out
LaurieP leaves for The Hallway
The Charwoman comes bustling in.
The Charwoman has left
The Charwoman comes bustling in.
The Charwoman has left
An entrance: RickS portraying an observer.
an observer arrives and glances this way and that.
an observer moves into the sitting room.
The Charwoman comes bustling in.
An entrance: RickS portraying an observer.
an observer comes in from the Kitchen surrounded by the smell of strudel.
an observer goes upstairs. He seems preoccupied and doesn't look back.
The Charwoman has left
The Charwoman comes bustling in.
The Charwoman has left
The costume for Herr Doctor has just been returned to the closet.
The Charwoman comes bustling in.
The Charwoman has left
JohnS arrives from The Hallway
JohnS removes Herr Doctor (Costume) and easily slips the costume on.
The Charwoman comes bustling in.
The Charwoman has left
JohnS leaves for The Hallway
The Charwoman comes bustling in.
The Charwoman has left
The Charwoman comes bustling in.
The Charwoman has left
An entrance: RickS portraying an observer.
an observer arrives and glances this way and that.
an observer moves into the sitting room.
The costume for an observer has just been returned to the closet.
RickS has arrived.
RickS goes out.
RickS comes in and shuts the door behind him.
The Charwoman comes bustling in.
The Charwoman has left
RickS goes out.
RickS comes in and shuts the door behind him.
The Charwoman comes bustling in.
The Charwoman has left
RickS removes an observer (Costume) and easily slips the costume on.
The Charwoman comes bustling in.
The Charwoman has left
an observer goes upstairs. He seems preoccupied and doesn't look back.
The Charwoman comes bustling in.
The Charwoman has left
The Charwoman comes bustling in.
The Charwoman has left
An entrance: RickS portraying an observer.
an observer arrives and glances this way and that.
an observer moves into the sitting room.
An entrance: RickS portraying an observer.
an observer has arrived.
an observer goes upstairs. He seems preoccupied and doesn't look back.
The Charwoman comes bustling in.
The Charwoman has left
The Charwoman comes bustling in.
The Charwoman has left
An entrance: DanU portraying Mr. Samsa.
DanU arrives from The Hallway
AlexeiB teleports in
Mr. Samsa looks at the picture of the family
The costume for an observer has just been returned to the closet.
RickS arrives and glances this way and that.
RickS goes out.
AlexeiB teleports out
AlexeiB teleports in
An entrance: RebeccaD portraying the journalist.
RebeccaD arrives from The Hallway
AlexeiB removes Gregor (Costume) and easily slips the costume on.
The Charwoman comes bustling in.
RebeccaD leaves for The Samsa front yard
The Charwoman has left
Mr. Samsa says, "GREGOR"
AlexeiB teleports out
DanU teleports out
The costume for the journalist has just been returned to the closet.
The Charwoman comes bustling in.
The Charwoman has left
The costume for Mrs. Samsa has just been returned to the closet.
The Charwoman comes bustling in.
The Charwoman has left
The Charwoman comes bustling in.
The Charwoman has left
The Charwoman comes bustling in.
The Charwoman has left
An entrance: DanU portraying Mr. Samsa.
DanU arrives from The Hallway
DanU leaves for the Sitting Room
An entrance: DanU portraying Mr. Samsa.
DanU arrives from Kitchen
An entrance: JohnS portraying Herr Doctor.
JohnS arrives from The Hallway
An entrance: AlexeiB portraying Gregor.
AlexeiB teleports in
LaurieP arrives from The Hallway
An entrance: KateF portraying Grete.
KateF teleports in
The Charwoman comes bustling in.
The Charwoman has left
Gregor says, "i've been to the otherside and back... and i prefer anything else to your petty little home..."
LaurieP has logged out.
Gregor kills himself
DanU leaves for The Samsa front yard
AlexeiB leaves for The Samsa front yard
KateF leaves for The Samsa front yard
The costume for Gregor has just been returned to the closet.
The costume for Grete has just been returned to the closet.
The costume for Mr. Samsa has just been returned to the closet.
Herr Doctor says, "somebody needs to clean this up"
The Charwoman comes bustling in.
The Charwoman says, "[to Herr Doctor] I do my best."
JohnS leaves for The Samsa front yard
The Charwoman has left
An entrance: JohnS portraying Herr Doctor.
JohnS arrives from The Samsa front yard
The Charwoman comes bustling in.
The Charwoman has left
Herr Doctor says, "charwoman?"
The Charwoman comes bustling in.
The Charwoman has left
JohnS teleports out
The costume for Herr Doctor has just been returned to the closet.

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