Trauma Ward

Trauma Ward is a larp for 4 participants and a GM/facilitator, written by Mo Holkar. It was designed for Fastaval 2019.

Public domain image of hospital beds, from Wikimedia Commons
(image: by Канопус Киля – Own work, Link)

Here's the pitch:

“Four men, strangers to each other, are in a hospital ward recovering from different kinds of
major surgery. They play through a succession of scenes during which they gradually
connect with each other and build trust, as they talk about their lives and share their
thoughts and feelings.
At the end, one by one the men will leave the ward and return to the outside world.
The idea of the larp is to explore the performance (and reality) of masculinity at a point of
bodily vulnerability.”

You can download the script here in English: Trauma Ward (pdf) and also here in Danish: Traumecentret

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Creative Commons Licence
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License. This means that you can share it and adapt it as you wish, without charge and without needing to ask permission. But, you may not use it in commercial work; you must apply this same licence to anything that you create with it; and you must credit Mo Holkar (and anyone else named) as the author(s).

Favicon: fist roots by corpus delicti from the Noun Project