by Ron Nicol published 2007
Suitable for Youth Groups
A suspenseful and emotionally charged two-hander for two teenagers on the difficult subject of teenage suicide.
A young man is on the roof of a high building, contemplating throwing himself over the edge. A young woman finds him there and initiates a conversation, but her readiness to slip into fantasies sounds a warning note. The young man eventually leaves the roof, apparently having come to terms with his difficulties - but the girl is fixated with death, and finally does what she had planned to do all along.
Players: 1 Male, 1 Female Parts (Teenagers)
Sets: A flat roof of a high building
Period: Present Day
Running Time: 35 Minutes
Download Sample Script: Edge, The