The Unspoken

Debut play due for release this July

Title
The Unspoken

Project Format
One act play

Genre
Drama

Logline
Things aren’t always as they seem.

Short Description
When the depression of 1958 hits Northern England, a seemingly abusive coal minder fools his blind daughter into thinking they live a life of luxury. However, his unorthodox methods serve as a device to protect her when he succumbs to a fatal disease.

Audience
PRIMARY – Mature Adults, male and female (30-55)
SECONDARY – Young Adults, male and female (21-29)

Comparative Plays
The Pillowman, A View from the Bridge, Hobson’s Choice

NOTE: The first performance of The Unspoken will take place at Barons Court Theatre on Tuesday 24th July 2018. To book tickets, please call 020 8932 4747.


This work is the intellectual property of screenwriter, Jody Medland.

For a print-friendly version of this project, download the PDF.

To discuss all rights and purchasing information, or to request an interview with the author, please contact Jody’s agent Prima Patel on prima@penworksmedia.co.uk in the first instance.