"Todd Pate's prose and dialogue is by turns hauntingly beautiful and brutally searing." - Nytheatre.com "The Stradder is adventurous and courageous…a venue of intellectual security for those who have been starving for writing that is dangerous and has a position to share which is often political and unapologetic." - NewPages.com After their circus burns down, a ringleader and his right-hand man find themselves on a deserted plain where the sun has stopped shining. Beset with memories, fears of the future, and spectres of their collective guilt, the men seek survival and sanity. Too Far Gone Out in the Middle of Nowhere is an imagining of what it might be like if our national consciousness fell asleep and had a nightmare.