A two-act drama
Written by Elizabeth Shannon
Read the full script on-line for 'Smoke' below.
Set in a dying Mormon mining town in Utah in 1893, three young women must fight for their agency and livelihood. Winnie enters into a relationship which becomes abusive and becomes pregnant. Julia is betrothed to a man on the East Coast and is getting ready to leave, while secretly hoping to see the woman she is in love with. Ida is engaged to Seb, but Seb’s mother, Bertha, is sceptical. When the mine in the town explodes, many characters break down and turn on each other.
Cast: 6 actors with 4F and 2M . Run-time : approx 74 minutes.