Better Left Unsaid
Huntington University

Playwright or Screenwriter: Chris Blackford
Director: Chris Blackford
Compensation: Pay ($25-$50 depending on role.)
Rehearsals Begin: TBD
Run/Shoot: TBD
Film/Video: Short Film
Student Film
Ages: Adult
Nudity? No
Fees? No

Show Synopsis

A young woman who is trapped by nefarious forces in her own mind.

Character Breakdown

Maira (Lead): Female, 20-36, All Ethnicities – A troubled young woman trapped by nefarious forces. She sees the outside world as these forces but they only exist in her head. She is a violent, highly paranoid schizophrenic.

Man/Doctor (Supporting): Male, 25-55,All Ethnicities –The villain in Maira’s mind. She sees him as a monster. He is a doctor trying to help bring her back to reality.

Anita (Supporting): Female, 18-35, All Ethnicities –Voice only. Anita is Maira’s sister and she has a phone conversation with her. Anita knows the truth and is the one who tells Maira of her paranoid delusions.

What To Prepare

Please send a monologue, self-tape, reel, or video performance. You will be called for audition.

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