Finders Keepers by Linda McCready


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PGC stage-ready script

Helen has mental health problems that have led her to become a hoarder. This is creating problems, in particular for her daughter. When Helen finds a precious violin and is reluctant to return it to the owner, a young professional musician, the situation gets out of hand.

Finders Keepers won second prize of Theatre in the Raw’s 8th Biennial One-Act Playwriting Contest
Produced by The Oakville Players, Oakville ON in 2013, Theatre in the Raw, Vancouver, BC in 2016 and the West End Theatre, Oakville ON in 2019

Keywords: women, grief, guilt, widow, mental health, mental illness, loneliness, hoarding, mother-daughter, mother, daughter, relationships, music, violin, police, musician, aging, care, comedy, drama, family, loss

Genre: Dramatic Comedy
Running Time: 30 minutes
Acts: 1
Suitable for students 14+

Male Cast: 2
Female Cast: 2