Leap of Faith

Written by:

Carol Libman

Cast Size:
7

Roles For:

  • Men: 4
  • Women: 3

Genre:

Drama

Themes:

Revenge

Length:

90 min.

Year Written:

2022

Synopsis:

A broken promise made in desperation still has power to change lives many years later.
When Laura Lewis, a successful lawyer decides to run for public office, she’s willing to risk her career. But is she prepared to take on the trolls who will dig into every corner of her past to hold her to account?

Characters:

BINGO, age 15
LAURA LEWIS, a lawyer, age 20 in Scenes 1 & 2; age 40 in Scene 3 to end
AMY, her assistant, mid-20s
ANGELA, former schoolmate, behind-the-scenes political adviser, age 40
NICK, friend of Amy, late 20s, early 30s
STEVE, speech writer, 40s
ANDREW, accountant, mid-30s
(as BINGO only appears in scenes 1 & 2, the role can be doubled)

First Produced:

At the Village Playhouse, 2190 Bloor Street West, Toronto, June 1 - 5, 2022, produced by Rare Day Projects,

Resources:

The play can be accessed from the Canadian Play Outlet.