RESTORING PENNY follows the journey of Penny and Lizzie as Penny works with a therapist to try to recover from Lizzie's suicide. Through movement sequences, time shifts, and the ghostly presence of Lizzie in Penny's present life, this play seeks to prove that you can find hope even after a light has been snuffed out.
PENNY – A young woman, crushed by the loss of her best friend and partner. Early/Mid 20s
LIZZIE – A deeply depressed, overwhelmed, and loving girl who commits suicide. Early/mid 20s
THERAPIST – Careful, contemplative, there to challenge and lead. Late 30’s/Early 40’s