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By Tim Crouch

‘Since your daughter’s loss of life I’ve now not been a lot of a hypnotist.’

A guy loses his daughter to a motor vehicle. not anything now's what it's. It’s like he’s in a play – yet he doesn’t be aware of the phrases or the moves.

The guy who was once using the automobile is a degree hypnotist. because the coincidence, he’s misplaced the facility of recommendation. His act’s a catastrophe. For him, every thing now could be precisely what it is.

For the 1st time because the twist of fate, those males meet. They meet whilst the daddy volunteers for the Hypnotist’s act. And, this time, he fairly doesn’t be aware of the phrases or the moves…

An Oak Tree is a notable play for 2 actors. the daddy, despite the fact that, is performed through a unique actor – male or woman – at each one functionality. They stroll on level having neither visible nor learn a be aware of the play
they’re in…until they’re in it. this can be a breath-taking projection of a functionality, given from one actor to a different, from a hypnotist to their topic, from an viewers to the level. An Oak Tree is a daring and
absurdly comedian play approximately loss, recommendation and the ability of the mind.

Winner of a Village Voice Obie for its autumn 2006 Off-Broadway run.

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