Dayla joins the Liberation movement in order to fight the oppressors, but quickly becomes drawn into the covert operations of the revolutionaries. When her friend Jessa is selected to become a suicide bomber, will Dayla embrace the tenets of the movement or reject their radical philosophy?
Cast of Characters
MARIAH, F, (24), supporter of the insurgency, holding pent up anger
DAYLA , F, (19), a young girl who feels oppressed by her father’s control
JESSA, F, (21), volunteering to be a suicide bomber
DISPATCHER, M, (30 - 40), cold and calculating, rarely loses his temper,
focused, but not malevolent, totally dedicated to the mission
HOLLOWAY, M, (45), Dayla’s father, conservative family man, runs a laundromat
LAMAR, M, (25), wants to be a Dispatcher someday.
Also plays COLLABORATOR, M, non-speaking role (can also be played by stage hand)
Time: the present
Setting: An unnamed country. All locations are represented by a few pieces of furniture