This story is about a lost soul searches for freedom that lies beyond the confinements of a retirement home.
After slowly relinquishing herself of the responsibilities she’s carried for more than half a century, MARGARET finally decides to live for herself again, even if it means she must first escape from a closed up retirement house.
The story progresses when a new couple joins the retirement house. The new couple likes to gossip, are a little too reckless, but are kind-hearted people, just like those fun, popular couples in high school. They hear about Margaret’s story and decide to help her escape.
For the first time, Margaret might actually succeed. with the help of the new couple, she has everything she needs to escape. At the last minute, Margaret realizes that freedom is actually a state of mind and that it doesn’t matter where you are.
Rehearsal / production dates
rehearsal in mid-late February, production in early-mid March
A worker in the retirement home, she/he takes care of the people of the retirement house. In the story she/he interacts with Margaret and her daughter.
Females, aged 20 to 35 from British Columbia, Canada
- Acting experience: Previous unpaid speaking roles – Previous paid speaking roles