The Pillowman - Act 3 Summary & Analysis

Martin McDonagh
This Study Guide consists of approximately 44 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of The Pillowman.
This section contains 1,927 words
(approx. 5 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy The Pillowman Study Guide

Summary

In Act 3, Katurian is back in the first interrogation room, writing out a confession. Katurian confesses to killing Michel, his mother, his father, and the three children Michel murdered in exchange for his stories being kept with his case files and released in fifty years. Ariel and Tupolski are horrified when they discover that the mute girl had been killed like the girl in “The Little Jesus.” Tupolski leaves to go send a squad out to find the girl’s body by the wishing well in the yard of Katurian’s house where he buried his parents, too. Ariel explains that his life’s mission is to become an old man who can look back and see that he made a difference in children’s lives. He hates child abusers with a passion, and he is just about to reconnect Katurian to the electrodes...

(read more from the Act 3 Summary)

This section contains 1,927 words
(approx. 5 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy The Pillowman Study Guide
Copyrights
BookRags
The Pillowman from BookRags. (c)2021 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.