A Trafficking Survivor Speaks - Nisha

Author Andrew Kooman
London, Ontario, Canada

MONOLOGUE DESCRIPTION

Time: Present                                 

Situation: Nisha reflects on the life of forced prostitution she escaped after being rescued from a brothel in India.

Subject Matter: Survival, Human Trafficking, #MeToo, Feminism, Human Rights, Empowering Women, Social Justice, Rescue, Hope

Note from Playwright: Based on real events, this monologue explores the heroism and resilience of a young woman who escapes a life of forced prostitution. This monologue was first presented for the Missions of Mercy annual fundraiser in Edmonton, Alberta in 2014 and is drawn from the real-life account of a human trafficking survivor in India.

Supplemental Information: Here's a link to Reviews and Critical Acclaim for Andrew's produced plays: https://andrewkooman.com/pages/reviews-and-acclaim 

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  • Source
    Stand-Alone Monologue, Ten-Minute Play
  • Character Age
    Teen (16-18), Young Adult (18-21), Adult 20-30, Adult 30-40
  • Character Gender Ident./Sexual Orient.
    Female
  • Character Ethnicity
    Asian Indian/Asian Ind. American
  • Genre
    Drama
  • Period
    Contemporary
  • Length
    2 min +
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