BLOOD RED MOON

 

Winter, 1855. The blood moon hangs in the sky above the great American West, illuminating the young man’s path as he travels across the desolate land - Luna De Sangre, an omen warning death is soon to come. Before the winter sun rises over the frost covered valley, at least one life will end.

 

Follow the brothers, Enoch and Levi Hill, as they journey to California in search of gold and fortune. As the claim prospers, the two men lift themselves from the dirt, but their newfound wealth brings with it only pain and suffering. Brotherhood has brought them west, now jealousy threatens to tear them apart.

THE CLOCK STRIKES NOON

 

Spring, 1864. Inside the chapel, Ben Walker is trapped, surrounded, under siege with guns near empty and danger closing in - the clock is ticking. The odds stacked against him and nowhere to turn, he must make the choice: to do what’s easy, or to do what’s right.

 

When the tracks of the American Pacific Railroad arrive at the edge of the mountains, the people of Cooper’s Ridge are in danger. Livelihoods threatened; their homes and farms are the only obstacle standing between the railway and the blue waters of the Pacific.  

THE RATTLESNAKE'S KISS

 

Summer, 1866. Hidden deep in the dust of the American West, the outlaw comes face to face with the lawman in search of justice. He prayed his past was buried in the black mines of Mexico, but no matter how far he runs, how hard he fights, time catches us all. His life of murder is long behind, but can he ever escape the man he was born to become?

 

Jack Mason was the most feared gunslinger riding with the most vicious border gang ever known to the West. The Venenos brought nothing but death and torture to the people of Alta California and left in their wake the bloodied corpses of any who’d stand in their way. 

 

 

Writer/Director/ Producer: Jethro Compton

Composer: Jonny Sims

Costume Designer: Jessica Knight

Costume Supervisor: Kitty Hinchcliffe

Sound Designer: Ella Wahlström

Associate Sound Designer: Dylan Winn-Davies

Set & Lighting Designer: Jethro Compton

Production Manager: Ben Karakashian

Casting Director: Becky Paris

Stage Manager: Sophie Stoddart

 

 

Cast

Matt Beveridge

Sam Donnelly

Jonathan Mathews

Bebe Sanders

 

 

 

From Samuel French,

The Frontier Trilogy is out now in paperback and e-book

and available for license in all territories.

 

 

 

This eddition includes two short stories:

San Sebastian - a prequel to The Rattlesnake's Kiss

Noche De Sangre - a sequel to Blood Red Moon

The Frontier Trilogy premièred in 2015 at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival.

Jethro Compton Productions, Liberty Valance, Benjamin Button, White Fang, Frontier Trilogy, Bunker Trilogy, Capone Trilogy, Theatre