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Chemo Girl and Other Plays

Recommended for High Schools

The Other Room

by Christian Kiley

Dad is recovering from cancer and heavy chemotherapy treatments in the other room. It has become a dark corner of the house, especially for Mary, who rarely goes in there.

 About 20 minutes

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


 7
4 M | 3 W


Simple Set

Drama Character Study Issue-Based
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Dad is recovering from cancer and heavy chemotherapy treatments in the other room. It has become a dark corner of the house, especially for Mary, who rarely goes in there. Tommy goes in to watch Cubs games and wonders how the team’s over a century-long World Series drought is helping his Dad. Mom is trying to hold the family together, but it is not an easy challenge for a family dealing with cancer in The Other Room.

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