The Tower, Reversed

full-length play, drama

2 characters

1W, 1M

opportunities for actors of color

read on New Play Exchange

synopsis:

After a failed and awkward proposal, Omar and Kadijah decide to continue with their vacation as planned, with the goal of making a life-altering decision- to stay together or go their separate ways. Alone and left to their own devices, they navigate couple’s therapy and sex therapy in a DIY fashion. For better or worse, they begin to unravel what it costs to survive sexual assault and what it takes to love a survivor. 

history:

  • developed in Mission to (dit)Mars, Propulsion Lab 2018-2020