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Author:Tammy Ryan
ICWP Member?:Yes
Nearest Large City:Pittsburgh
Play Title:Dry Cleaning the Soul
Runtime:6-10 minutes
Synopsis:On the occasion of her daughter's first reconciliation, a middle aged woman finds herself in a confessional facing a young priest, who she knew when he was a boy growing up in the neighborhood. She confesses to him the abortion she had at nineteen. When the priest asks if she is remorseful, she must decide how to "be the change she wants to see in the world."
Max. Cast:2
Min. Cast:2
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First Name:Tammy
Last Name:Ryan
Winner 2010 Six Women Write Playwriting Festival
Finalist, 2010 Actors Theater of Louisville, Heideman Award.