The Thin Line is ready to come to your school or community! This 30-minute one-woman play by Cathy Plourde addresses eating disorders and has been seen by youth grades 7 - 12 as well as in colleges. Adults who work with girls and boys who are struggling with eating disorder issues -- and their friends -- are moved by this performance and pleased to use it as a vehicle for breaking the silence about this potentially fatal mental illness.
To request a short promotional video/DVD, or to book The Thin Line, please contact: Add Verb Productions, PO Box 3853, Portland, ME, 04104 at (207) 653-4554, firstname.lastname@example.org, or at their website, www.addverbproductions.com
Commissioned by The Knox County Coalition Against Tobacco and Mainely Girls, this play by Cathy Plourde, playwright for social change and adolescent health advocate, addresses the complex social reasons girls start using tobacco and continue to use it. Originally performed in the Camden Opera House on Friday, March 9th, 2001 before an audience of 350 middle and high school girls, and 50 adults who accompanied them, 25 minute play (also directed by Cathy) served as a preventative measure - reaching girls who have not started to smoke, or have only tried it a time or two.
YOU the MAN
YOU the MAN by Cathy Plourde is a one-man show that has provoked conversations about unhealthy relationships, dating violence and sexual assault nationwide. For 45 minutes, six characters use humor, youth culture, honest questions, and multiple perspectives to explore these timely issues. The script does not assign blame to any of the characters, providing opportunities for greater understanding and empathetic dialogue. To request a short promotional video or to book YOU the MAN, please contact: Add Verb Productions, PO Box 3853, Portland, ME, 04104 at (207) 653-4554, email@example.com, or at their website, www.addverbproductions.com.