Next – drama script about a killer virus

drama script about a killer virus
one act thriller

NEXT – DRAMA  SCRIPT ABOUT A KILLER VIRUS

Life could not be any simpler as a college student… Until a killer virus starts devouring every person around you, day-by-day, with the high possibility that you may be next on the agenda. The grim reaper pays a small college town a visit in this play, in the form of an unknown illness whose modus operandi is “who’s next?” The human condition is isolated and explored when an eclectic group sticks together to try to survive and as the virus continues to strike with the boldness of one seeking vengeance, nature unhinges itself – revealing its true colours. Truly, some hues are more than the human eye could ever see…

The question for the living is: how will they serve the dead? A drama script about friendship, fear and survival.

Read more about playwright Austin Lamewona.

Author: Austin Lamewona

Genre: Drama, thriller

Type: Three act play

Cast: 4M 5F 1N

Ages of the actors: College students and adults

Suitable for: All ages

Length: Two hours

Set: A division of three neighboring apartments. The middle apartment takes up the majority of the stage. Since the play has scenes in all three apartments, this middle apartment must have scene changes.
For the most part, this portion of the set represents Henry and Clay’s apartment. It is furnished with a round table, four chairs, and a mini-fridge.

Level of difficulty: 7/10 – changing from the present back to the past without interrupting the flow of the play

Read a Sample of the Script




Cost is $6 for this new digital play script

Contact Off The Wall Plays with any queries about Next

Copyright © January 2016 Austin Lamewona and Off The Wall Play Publishers

Like this play? Other drama thrillers in our collection:

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The Promise – suspense drama or ghost story? You decide
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