Holding

by Nicole B. Adkins

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About the Play

Dramedy. 10-15 minutes. 4 females, 4 males. Suitable for high school and older.

First produced at Overland High School Performing Arts Department (Aurora, CO).

Holding is available in print (feel free to place your order on this page) as part of Great Expectations, a performable collection of eight short plays about teens under pressure.

Overland High School (Aurora, CO; photo by Dedy Rusli).

Synopsis

Four teens wait to be picked up at a police station after being arrested for public underage drinking and being out past curfew. Cate has a secret certain to change both her life and Terrance's forever, while Alison fears the future and Peter just wants to fast-forward to his. Together they await their fate, facing past choices and dreading those to come.

Qty Price Total
Printed Script $7.50 $0.00
Digital Perusal Script $5.95 $0.00
Performance Royalties $20.00 $0.00
Production Photocopy License $15.00 $0.00
Classroom Photocopy License $30.00 $0.00
Video License $30.00 $0.00
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Synopsis

Four teens wait to be picked up at a police station after being arrested for public underage drinking and being out past curfew. Cate has a secret certain to change both her life and Terrance's forever, while Alison fears the future and Peter just wants to fast-forward to his. Together they await their fate, facing past choices and dreading those to come.