Finishing Sentences

Recommended for High Schools and Middle Schools

Finishing Sentences

by Scott Giessler

A play that forces us to consider the human side of the people we often dismiss.

 About 39 minutes

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

4 M | 6 W | 8 Any Gender, Easily expandable

Simple set

 44 pages

Dramedy Issue-Based
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After being arrested for vandalizing a classmate's car and perpetrating criminal harassment, Kendra serves her community service at a summer camp looking after a frequently bullied kid.

Her journey through this surreal summer camp exposes Kendra to her own raw underbelly. Taking the perspective of the bully, the play forces us to consider the human side of the people we often dismiss.

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