John Waterhouse – Playwright and Author

The Waiting Room

A teenage comedy about this world and the next!

Luxembourg 2

A two-act play for teenagers, with a minimum caste requirement of 7, covering 19 roles.

Genre: A comedy drama, set both in this world and the next.

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Synopsis: Becky is an adventurous teenager who falls to her death whilst exploring around some cliffs. She arrives in the next world and finds that it is not quite what she expected.

Because of the sudden and unexpected nature of Becky’s death at a very young age, she is allowed to return to Earth in another identity to experience a little more of earthly life before moving on to the next world.

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