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Some Voices

Joe Penhall

Full Length Play, Drama  /  1f, 4m

Some Voices
by Joe Penhall

"The most thrilling playwriting debut in years ... The writing is razor-sharp, sensitive, quietly eloquent, full of the touchingly drab poetry of lost lives." - Sunday Times

Ray, a young schizophrenic is trying to reassimilate after a spell in a mental hospital. He is sent to live with his overworked brother wher…

Some Voices

by  Joe Penhall

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  • Cast Size
    Cast Size
    1f, 4m
  • Audience
    Target Audience
    • Adult
Description
Ray, a young schizophrenic is trying to reassimilate after a spell in a mental hospital. He is sent to live with his overworked brother where he is happy until he falls in love. When Ray fin's himself increasingly frustrated by a maladjusted community and an illness he'll never control, even's spiral towards inevitable tragedy.

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  • Mild Adult Themes

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  • Time Period: Contemporary
  • Setting: Various simple settings

Casting

1f, 4m
Cast Attributes
Ray, in his early twenties
Laura, Irish, the'same age
Pete, Ray's brother, in his early thirties
Dave, Irish, the'same age
Ives, around fifty

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"The most thrilling playwriting debut in years ... The writing is razor-sharp, sensitive, quietly eloquent, full of the touchingly drab poetry of lost lives." - Sunday Times

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