Old Day School, Bluntisham

In Need of Care

Bluntisham and Colne Stage Group

“In Need of Care” by David E Rowley, the second of our three one-act plays (October 2015).

This poignant and thought-provoking drama tells the story of Shirley and Rita, two girls who have run away from school and spent the night hiding on a farm, in a barn.  Early next morning they are discovered by the farmer’s son and his friend, but will the boys help them or turn them in?

Cast

Shirley. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Jess
Rita . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Lucy
Nobby. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Ross
Jeff . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Tom

Directed by . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Jane