10 Minute Play
Time Period - Contemporary
Settings Of Play - A court room/execution room. An electric chair sits in the center. The judge sits to one side. The attorney's sit at tables on the opposite sides of the electric chair.
FEATURES / CONTAINS
Unit Set/Multiple Settings, Bare Stage/Simple Set
Contemporary Costumes / Street Clothes
Intense Adult Themes
College Theatre / Student, Community Theatre, Dinner Theatre, Professional Theatre, Large Stage, Blackbox / Second Stage /Fringe Groups
If Susan Smith Could Talk tells the story of a mother appealing her death sentence to a court room after drowning her children in the family car.
If Susan Smith Could Talk was first workshopped and performed in November 1995 in a non-equity production at the Planet Earth Multi-Cultural Theatre in Phoenix, Arizona. It was directed by Rick Tobin.