Here’s a synopsis:
Logline: A fast-paced drama based on the legend of the Black Syphilis during Vietnam.
Action of the Play: A reporter and a photographer, burnt-out by the war and returning home to the U.S., are forced down on an unknown island in the western Pacific, the site of a secret Army facility. There, a conscience-stricken young officer leads them to discover the island’s terrible truth – a truth the Army does not want revealed.
Location & Time: A small island in the western Pacific during the Vietnam War.
Cast: 7M. Due to the time period and the content of the play, all roles should be played by males.
Production Requirements: Minimal props. Most scenes created by lighting effects.
Estimated running time: 30 minutes.