There Is No Down

by Dylan Schifrin

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About the Play

Drama. 11-13 minutes. 1 female, 2 males. Suitable for high school and older performers and middle school and older audiences. 

There Is No Down is available in print (feel free to place your order on this page) as part of Bullying, Ink., a performable collection of fourteen short plays about bullying.

Synopsis

After he is bullied at school, autistic sixteen-year-old Keaton runs away to his attic, high above the danger that lurks below. Within its confines is Craig, an old Christmas decoration and Keaton’s childhood imaginary friend. But with his sister Eliza arriving to entice him out and Craig's attempts to cheer him up not working the way they used to, is it time for Keaton to abandon the safety of the attic? Is the solution to his problems within him?


Synopsis

After he is bullied at school, autistic sixteen-year-old Keaton runs away to his attic, high above the danger that lurks below. Within its confines is Craig, an old Christmas decoration and Keaton’s childhood imaginary friend. But with his sister Eliza arriving to entice him out and Craig's attempts to cheer him up not working the way they used to, is it time for Keaton to abandon the safety of the attic? Is the solution to his problems within him?

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