Theatre: How I Learned To Drive
A woman, known to the audience only as L'il Bit, tells a story of her complicated relationship with her uncle. Uncle Peck taught Li'l Bit to drive, as well as a few other things. According to the playwright
, Paula Vogel, How I Learned to Drive
is "a play about the gifts we receive from the people who hurt us" — and about control and manipulation. It is possibly the most heartbreaking play about pedophilia and incest you'll ever read or see.
It won the Pulitzer Prize
in 1998 and was revived Off Broadway
This play provides examples of: