PLACE & TIME
An individual room in the locked psychiatric ward of Bethesda Lutheran Rehabilitation Hospital in the year 2000.
A bed, a hospital gown, a deck of cards.
Cast of Characters
a 13 year-old girl dressed in white
(dialogue is gender-neutral; a young boy could play this role, with a change in the name to Michael)
a nervous man in a hospital gown
(dialogue is gender-neutral; the role could played by a woman, with a change in the name to Denise)