Susanna believes she’ll find the answer from Joe Bell, an African-American man who’s been in jail for 14 years for burning down a Gilded Age mansion owned by her grandmother. Joe was a tour guide there, and the two became lovers and soulmates. Convinced that Joe must be innocent, Susanna sets out to prove it – and to prove to herself that her own unlikely union has a future.
Roles by gender: 1 man, 2 women, 1 gender neutral
Roles by race: 1 Black or African American, 2 White, 1 race-neutral