SHORT Screenplay Reading: The Merry Widow- La Viuda, by Danielle Nicole Baker

Type of Story: Horror/Adventure

The Widow is a woman who is an embodiment of the Joker told from the female perspective who loses her first husband to a mysterious accident and is in search of her mother like the children’s book “Little Miss Spider”. She meets a guide along the way and falls in love before actually encountering her mother who is a wickeder villain.

CAST LIST:

Narrator: Elizabeth Rose Morriss
Mireda: Val Cole
Howard: Geoff Mays
Stranger 1/Sarah: Hannah Ehman
Stranger 2/Thomas: Sean Ballantyne
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1st Scene Script Reading: MISERABLE PEOPLE, by Jeff Hindenach

A young man suffers from the uncanny ability to absorb the worst memories of people he comes into physical contact with, which forces him into a lonely life of seclusion. But when he starts seeing happy memories for the first time in his life, he embarks on a mission to find the woman from the flashes in his mind, understand his power, and hopefully, stop feeling so alone.

CAST LIST:

Narrator: Elizabeth Rose Morriss
Young Spencer: Andy Camp

1st Scene Script Reading: THE MOUNTAINS ARE CALLING, by Eva Bennett

Set in a small town nestled in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, recovering heroin addict Mason Summers moves back into his parents home after leaving rehab. The day after he arrives, he comes home to find the daughter he secretly gave up for adoption 18 years prior sitting on the couch. With nowhere else to go, Abigail Summers is invited to stay with the family, and Mason is confronted with the darkest secrets of his past. Can he learn to be the father Abigail has never had?

CAST LIST:

Narrator: Val Cole
Dale: Sean Ballantyne
Nurse/Edith: Kyana Teresa
Masion: Geoff Mays