Last Cup of Sorrow (Stageplay) by J.B. Storey | Script Revolution

Last Cup of Sorrow (Stageplay)

From a hospital room in middle America to a jail in Mexico, the destinies of three strangers intertwine as each seeks redemption and penance for the sins of their past and present.

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Following a tragic car accident, Charlie and his brother Josh go to Mexico to seek the help of their mysterious father. Unexpectedly, their search takes a catastrophic turn, resulting in the wrongful imprisonment of Charlie.

The prison is cut-off from the outside world and is as brutal as it is lonely. Yet, despite his gruesome surroundings, Charlie forms an unlikely bond with his cellmate, an intimidating brute haunted by a harrowing history. Meanwhile, the guards of the prison are overseen by Carlos, a deeply conflicted man desperate to lead a life of morals and principals, a need driven by the love for his passionate wife, Eldora. But try as he may, Carlos cannot escape his immoral destiny, nor the grim fate that awaits him.

Submitted: August 11, 2018
Last Updated: August 21, 2018

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The Writer: J.B. Storey

I originally hail from the UK, but now reside in Seattle, WA. Over the years I've written award-winning feature length & short screenplays. As well as award-winning stage plays (Last Cup of Sorrow, Wolves at the Door). I've had four pieces of my work produced for screen and stage: An Angel Whispers (short film), Adrifting (short film), Good Deeds (short film), and Last Cup of Sorrow (stage play). These days I write, because it's a creative outlet, and I enjoy the process. I like telling stories. Exploring new worlds. Letting my imagination run wild. For me it really is about the journey. Not the destination. Go to bio
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