The Doll

a play by David T Douglas

Length: 20 minutes
Genre: drama
Cast: 3 men, 3 women
Setting: A dark stage and almost constant motion allows for seamless transitions between several locations, including a home, school, and clothing store.
Bullied, friendless, and neglected by her mother, Alma goes through the motions of teenage life. But, when her life is suddenly thrown into chaos, she has nowhere to turn except to a man who has offered her a modeling job.
Production History
  • March 5, 2020 – staged reading
    • First Impressions Festival – Imprint Theatreworks (Dallas, TX)
      • ALMA – Katelyn Barr
      • MUM – Sarah Powell
      • TAYLOR – Seth Nelson
      • GUY – J.R. Bradford
      • BILLIE – Karrington Davis
      • ZEKE – Alex Joshi
      Directed by Kristin Colaneri
      Stage Manager: Hailey Green

  • August 7, 2019 – original draft completed