Compos Mentis (of sound mind)
$5.00 – $35.00
When Robert and Alese Langford interview for a coveted spot at an elite retirement community, everyone–including the audience–is in for surprises!
1 man, 2 women
10 minute comedy
About the play:
Meet Robert and Alese Langford, a sophisticated older couple whose children are pushing them to move out of their home and into an elite retirement community called Silver Glades. But at the Prospective Resident Interview, everyone–including the audience–is in for surprises! Sometimes you don’t know who is compos mentis–of sound mind–and who is not.
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Recognition for Compos Mentis:
About the playwright: Marilyn Millstone’s award-winning playwriting is rooted in her background as a news and feature journalist and essayist. Her full-length dramas, one-acts, ten-minute plays and monologues have been produced by Silver Spring Stage, Hudson Warehouse, the West Side Show Room, the End of the Road New Play Festival, the Short & Sweet Festivals in Sydney and Dubai, and many other theatres. Two of Marilyn’s monologues were selected for Best Women’s Monologues of 2019, published by Smith and Kraus. Her full-length drama Proprioception is the winner of AACT NewPlayFest; it will be produced by Rover Dramawerks and published by Dramatic Publishing. Millstone holds an MFA in playwriting from Spalding University.
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