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Killer in the Backseat

 

In Lexi’s mashup of urban legends, we get a taste of the classic: Killer in the Backseat. Snopes.com has a great summation of the history of this legend, mapping  its origins to 1967. Notable  is that, even for urban legends, the woman in this tale is totally ineffective in terms of her own safety.

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About ilanaturgy

Ilana Brownstein is a dramaturg and director specializing in new play development, based in Boston. She is the Founding Dramaturg at Playwrights' Commons and the Director of New Work at Company One.

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