Chemo Girl and Other Plays

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Chemo Girl

by Christian Kiley

Camille is pulled into the video game world that mirrors her fight against cancer.

 About 25 minutes

Times given are approximate and do not include intermissions/scene changes/breaks


 16
3 W | 13 Any Gender, Doubling Possible, ensemble expandable to 26 or more


Simple Set

Drama Character Study Experimental Form Issue-Based Movement-based
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Camille is given a video game system from her mom as a form of recovery therapy for cancer. She prefers reading books. Video game worlds lack realism and she believes they will not help her fight against cancer. However, Camille is pulled into the video game world that mirrors her fight. She meets the Gamemaster and takes on the screen name Chemo Girl.

This play is part of Chemo Girl and Other Plays, a collection of 4 plays
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