DYING SWAN by Geoff Rose-Michael


Deemed to be an unfit mother, Social Services take alcoholic Alex Mansfield’s baby, Effie, into foster care, until a suitable family is found.  Four years later, having dried out, Alex returns and discovers her daughter’s whereabouts. She befriends Effie’s unsuspecting adopted mother, Cassie, an ex ballet dancer, and as Alex infiltrates her life, their friendship grows, but so does the distrust, building to a dramatic ending.




Cassie – female, late twenties – late thirties

Alex – female, late twenties – late thirties

Ballet dancer – non-speaking

(m/f) Judge (Offstage, can be pre-recorded)

Tom – non-speaking (and immobile.)



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