Controlled Damage by Andrea Scott


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In 1946 Viola Desmond started a revolution without taking off her white gloves. Controlled Damage looks at how one woman's act of defiance motivated a country to change its stance on civil rights with a sharp eye on how little things have changed in 2017.

Keywords: banknote, Halifax, jail, woman, black, Viola, hairdresser, Canada, airplane, race

Audience Age: Theatre for Young Audiences

Year Printed: 2017

Running Time: 60 minutes

Acts: 1

Male Cast: 4
Female Cast: 3
Other Cast: 1

The musician is wishful thinking if the money exists for it. Otherwise the music can be canned. Since the play takes place in Halifax it would add authenticity to have a fiddler but it is not necessary.