Dressing Bobby Strong


It’s Constance’s first time dressing the deceased in her new job as funeral director’s apprentice and the body on her table is Bobby, a long-lost friend from high school. As she helps Bobby into his last suit of clothes, she remembers why he was one of the few bright spots during a traumatic time in her life.

Character Breakdown (1w, 1m) 

Constance: female; mid-20s; a former high school wallflower; a funeral director in training

Bobby: male; mid-20s; sincere and friendly and just the kind of guy a shy girl would have a crush on in high school; dead

World premiere produced at the 2014 Source Festival.