The Great Escape


Don’t judge these three little ‘ole seniors by their bathrobes. There’s more to their story than meets the eye.  

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  • Penny Bloodhart
    6 minute sketch
    5 either

    About the play: Fed up with the management at the senior care facility, three residents have a strategy. Underestimating seniors is never a good practice as the nurses and Dr. Legree, A.K.A. “Dr. Greedy,” will soon discover.

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    About the playwright: Penny Bloodhart is a retired geologist. For over ten years, she has acted and written for her local senior theatre group.

    See Penny Bloodhart’s other play, Canine Contact.


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    Penny Bloodhart

    Running Time

    Less Than 10 Minutes



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    E-script, Hard Copy, Cast e-copies, Cast Hard Copies, Royalty Per Performance