THE PATIENT

CHARACTERS

THE PSYCHIATRIST         in his late 40’s
JOHN (the patient)             in his late 20’s 

SYNOPSIS

John Brown, an alcoholic haunted daily by extreme nightmares, is in torment. The only hope to cope with life lies in his appointments with his psychiatrist. Throughout the play, we walk hand in hand with the exhaustion of his mind and experience the traumatic effects of the nightmares he suffers.

SCENERY

The action takes place in the medical office of the psychiatrist.


TIME

The Present