Wounded

WOUNDED tells the story of a woman who is the full-time caregiver for her husband after he has been severely mentally and physically injured in the Iraq war. It explores her struggle to find a balance between her own wants/needs and those of her husband, while putting the spotlight on some of the people affected by war whose stories aren't often told.
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Wounded

Character Information

  • Angelica
    30,
    Any Race/Ethnicity
    ,
    Female
    A very smart 30-year-old who’s lived the life of someone twice her age. Often covers her anxiety with humor.
  • Samuel
    30's-40's,
    Any Race/Ethnicity
    ,
    Male
    A kind and caring war veteran, wants to be a part of Angelica and Tommy’s lives. Suffers from PTSD, which he does his best to hide.
  • Tommy
    30,
    Any Race/Ethnicity
    ,
    Male
    Angelica’s husband. A war veteran who was severely injured, he walks slowly with a bad limp and bit of a hunch. When he talks, it’s with a severe speech impediment that makes it difficult for him to articulate a single word. He also suffers from a Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI), so by the time he gets out a word, he can’t remember what the next one was going to be.

Development History

  • Reading
    ,
    Fierce Backbone
    ,
    2017

Production History

  • Fringe
    ,
    Hollywood Fringe Festival
    ,
    2018
  • Fringe
    ,
    Soho Playhouse (Fringe Encore Series)
    ,
    2018

Awards

Winner
,
Fav Fringe Flyer
,
Hollywood Fringe Festival
,
2018
Winner
,
Soho Playhouse Fringe Encore Series NYC
,
Soho Playhouse
,
2018
Winner
,
Audience Choice Award
,
Better Lemons
,
2018
Winner
,
Hollywood Fringe Festival Grant
,
Fierce Backbone
,
2018
Finalist
,
Top of the Fringe
,
Hollywood Fringe Festival
,
2018
Winner
,
Critics' Choice Award
,
Better Lemons
,
2018
Winner
,
DoubleSweet Award
,
Hollywood Fringe Festival
,
2018
Finalist
,
Fringe First
,
Hollywood Fringe Festival
,
2018
Finalist
,
The Unleashed Award
,
Theatre Unleashed
,
2018
Finalist
,
The Conversation Creation Award
,
The Outdoor Voices Festival
,
2018
Winner
,
Female Director of Distinction
,
Hollywood Fringe Festival
,
2018