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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 automobile. not anything now's what it really is. 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 twist of fate, he’s misplaced the facility of advice. His act’s a catastrophe. For him, every little thing now's precisely what it is.

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

An Oak Tree is a amazing play for 2 actors. the daddy, although, is performed through a distinct actor – male or woman – at every one functionality. They stroll on degree having neither noticeable nor learn a notice of the play
they’re in…until they’re in it. it is 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, advice and the facility of the mind.

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

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