Heroin Lies Script
A sensitive, yet disturbing look at drugs and drug dependency, in particular the pressures and influences at play on an ordinary teenager. We observe Vicki’s gradual and tragic slide towards addiction and the varying degrees of help she receives from family and friends.
Includes suggestions for follow-up work by Peter Rowlands.
Suitable for: Key Stage 3/4 and as a GCSE text
Duration: 55 minutes (or approx. 30 mins using suggested cuts)
Cast: 3 female, 3 male, 3 female/male (or 3 female and 3 male for GCSE).
Barbara Godwin, Southern Daily Echo