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A Night on the Ward (Dramedy / Comedy)

Log Line

Three hospitalized old men - ELGIN, STAVROS and HARRY - endure a night of discomfort in their beds on an under-staffed ward. Will they survive the night?

Script Info

Script Type: Play
Genre: Dramedy / Comedy
Length: 7 pages
Est. Budget: Micro Budget (less than $100K)

Screenplay Synopsis

A night on the ward with old gents and a nurse who can't read the prescribing doctor's handwriting. What can possibly go wrong?

About This Screenplay

I wrote this after my late-father told me about one of his nights on the cancer ward. It's also a radio play.

Performance history:
• 6-8 July 2018: Ten x 10 PlayFest, Wagga Wagga, Australia.
• 10 July 2017: Crash Test Drama Sydney, 107 Projects, Redfern, Sydney, Australia: https://sites.google.com/site/crashtestdrama/past-performances/july-2017