Despite finding success and fame as a writer, James M. Barrie is dissatisfied with his work and his life.
"An important and entertaining work."Bob Heisler, The Journal News
"Paolollo's new play is a magical, exhilarating flight of endearing wonder into the heart of defiant youth through the core of ageless innocence, by way of the haunting shore of regret to the triumphs of rebirth, love, and forgiveness... Destined to become a classic."David S. Skipper, President of Anon: The J.M. Barrie Society
The Lost Boy Script
Despite finding success and fame as a writer, James M. Barrie is dissatisfied with his work and his life. He returns to his hometown in Scotland to visit his mother, who still blames him for the long-ago death of his older brother in a skating pond. Haunted by the tragic accident and his mother's harsh words, James slowly begins to confront his family's tragic past with the help of an unexpected friendship and his own gift for storytelling. This fictionalized account of the birth of Peter Pan will warm the hearts of audiences everywhere who remember the magic and mystery of The Boy Who Wouldn't Grow Up.