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Review: Long night at a convenience store on 'Last Night of My Life'
Review: Long night at a convenience store on 'Last Night of My Life'

A convenience store cashier endures a stream of oddball customers, arguments about 1970s movies, even a drop-in by an ex-girlfriend now engaged to be married to someone else — the synopsis might suggest we’re watching an early Kevin Smith movie. If only. Seattle playwright Wayne Rawley’s “Live! From the Last Night of My Life” at Sacred Fools Theater suffers by comparison with its obvious sources of inspiration. Set in 1999, Rawley’s dark comedy centers around sad sack Doug (Pete Caslavka), a onetime computer wiz who missed his shot at dot-com wealth and now works behind the counter of scenic designer David Knutson’s meticulously detailed tawdry...

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