The Joy of Solitude

Based on the short story Un Estilo de Vida by Fernando Sorrentino.

Charlie’s lifestyle is forever changed when he inadvertently locks himself in his apartment.

The Joy of Solitude premiered on July 14th as part of the Short+Sweet Singapore Festival 2010 at The Play Den in The Arts House, Singapore with Paul Lucas as Old Charlie and Tim Garner as Young Charlie. The play was selected as a Judge’s Choice pick for the Short+Sweet Singapore Gala Final.

The play was revived on August 5th with Karl Chaundy as Old Charlie and Tim Garner as Young Charlie at The Esplanade Theatre Studio, Singapore.

The play was honored with the awards for Best Director (Dean Lundquist), Best Actor runner-up (Tim Garner) and was runner-up for Best Script and Best Overall Production.

Written by: D. Lundquist

Duration: 10 minutes | Cast: 2 men

Script: Download here

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