BEHIND THE SHADOWS by Scott Cartwright & Bethaney Bonner

£4.00

River is being abused by her current boyfriend, Darren. After breaking up with him to get with her childhood crush, Luke, Darren looks for ways to get back at River, including sleeping with Luke’s ex-girlfriend. In the end, he’s had enough and ends his life believing she would miss him. Far from it. After giving birth to a little girl, Symphony, River learns the importance of living life in the moment whilst we still can.

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CHARACTERS

RIVER

LUKE

DARREN

MARTIN

MICHAEL

APRIL

JENNY

SYMPHONY

PRIEST

RUNNING TIME

APPROX 75 MINUTES – NO INTERVAL

 

PRODUCTION HISTORY

Behind The Shadows was workshopped at the Longbridge Methodist Church in August 2019 after a 3 year writing and rewrite process. with the following company:

RIVER                                            Kaydey Johns

LUKE                                             Scott Cartwright

DARREN/MARTIN                       Cameron Simpson

MICHAEL/PRIEST                       Liam Head

APRIL/JENNY/SYMPHONY         Annie White

 

In November 2019, an audio play was announced to be released on iTunes and Spotify. This would include the following cast:

RIVER                                            Nessa Vazquez

LUKE                                             Scott Cartwright

DARREN                                        Liam Head

MARTIN                                         Cameron Simpson

MICHAEL                                      Philip Barnes

APRIL/JENNY                               Payton Messick

SYMPHONY                                  Charlotte Swarbrick

 

MUSIC

A song is featured in the script – a backing track is available – contact info@smithscripts.co.uk

SAMPLE OF MUSIC AVAILABLE HERE;

BOOGIE TILL THE BEAT DROPS –

 

PREVIEW

Preview available here

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