A crescent moon is projected on the back wall of the stage.

The sounds of night. Cicadas, owls hooting, a slight breeze.

Spotlight up on a woman at her desk, typing on a laptop. Lights down.

Spotlight up on a grocery clerk restocking the shelves. Lights down.

Lights up on a mother rocking an infant back to sleep. Lights down.

Lights up on a college student reading a textbook. Lights down.

Lights up on friends at a bar, drinking. Lights down.

Lights up on an insomniac, tossing and turning in bed. Lights down.

Lights up on a baker kneading dough. Lights down.

Lights up on a nurse, pouring a cup of coffee before makingĀ her rounds. Lights down.

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