Act 1* Burton enters Anna's apartment, having heard her roommate, Robbie, and his lover Dominic were killed. * Anna is upset about the family's lack of knowledge of the two men's relationship. * Anna's other roommate, Larry, arrives with groceries. * Anna tells Burton about Robbie's family. * Burton explains his idea for a new screenplay. * Larry explains the myth of the Flying Dutchman. * Burton and Larry talk about the state of movies. * Larry chides Anna for not marrying Burton for his money. * Anna will be traveling to teach Charlie's dance to other companies. * Anna talks about the wake. * Anna has a terrifying incident with butterflies. * Anna asks about Larry's work designing a Christmas card * Pale hollers to Anna from the hallway. * Pale is Robbie's older brother - his real name is Jimmy. * Pale asks if Anna has Robbie's belongings. * Larry points out he was not invited to the wake. * Pale admits to...
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