|A Secret Truth|
|Author||HAILS, Christopher - Other Plays by this Author - Contact Author|
|Synopsis||It is 1991 and Harry Baldwin, who is in his seventies, is living out his life in an aged persons unit and is slowly drifting into his own private world, where misery and depression go hand in hand. He lost his wife five years previous and blames his daughter, Patricia for her premature death.
He hates memories and is a pains to deride any occupant who brings up the past, especially Ann and Elsie who both constantly reminisce about the good old days when their husbands were alive.
An old Army friend, George Stevens, moves into the unit and tries to bring Harry out of his spiraling depression with his happy go lucky attitude to life. George has a hidden secret that could affect both their lives.|
|Cast||F2 M2 (minimum 4)|
Harry ((70s) George (70s) Ann(70s) Elsie(70s)
|Production||An open set. The lounge in an old persons unit. Ideal for the not so mobile thespians of this world|
|Status||Available for performance|
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|A SECRET TRUTH.doc||Sat, 1st Dec 2007||Available to print: £0.00||Download here|
|Available on ScriptCircle: (for other licences please contact the Author)|
|Amateur Performance||Up to 600 seats. EEC Countries.||£20.00 per performance|
|Professional Performance||Up to 600 seats. EEC Countries.||£30.00 per performance|
Originally from the North East of England and ex RAF. All but retired and enjoying life in Cyprus. Still writing and acting. Having written over 50 plays over the last eight years, my plays are slowly coming into vogue which is not a bad thing.