An evening of four one-acts by Eugene O'Neill
, set on the same tramp steamer, including Bound East for Cardiff, In the Zone, The Moon of the Carabees
and The Long Voyage Home.
In Bound East for Cardiff
, a sailor takes a fatal fall and reflects bitterly on the life he is leaving, despite his shipmates' attempts to comfort him.
In In the Zone
, a seaman secretively removes a black box, leading his fellow mates to conclude he is a spy.
In The Moon of the Carabees
, the ship is anchored off an island in the West Indies and the sailors come to blows over the favor of some native girls.
In The Long Voyage Home
, a sailor gets drunk with his mates in a London bar, excited over his plans to leave the seafaring life, until he is slipped a mickey and taken aboard the worst ship possible.