Cell Block 33                                                                  1Cell Block 33Cast:Prisoners:Carla–Carla Ga...
Cell Block 33                                                                         2Cell Block 33Pre Show – JOE patrols...
Cell Block 33                                                                        3Carla:what about you?(looks at newbi...
Cell Block 33                                                                        4All newbie’s shake their heads up an...
Cell Block 33                                                                         5Yasmine breaks down into tearsNew 2...
Cell Block 33                                                                            6Scene 2 – LoganGovernor’s office...
Cell Block 33                                                                          7Sullivan: Of course not McKenzie; ...
Cell Block 33                                                                     8Sullivan: Than get out of here and find...
Cell Block 33                                                                   9Yasmine: Are we going then?Watson: Yes, y...
Cell Block 33                                                                     10Scene 3 -SathmaGirls sit around the th...
Cell Block 33                                                                       11Carla:Oh Really? You think anyone is...
Cell Block 33                                                                     12Moorland: That’s not true actually And...
Cell Block 33                                                                     13Scene 4 –NavinaYASMINE has been dismis...
Cell Block 33                                                                     14Watson:(shouts over at Nicole) and wha...
Cell Block 33                                                                      15Inmate 2: Alright Nicole?Nicole: Yea,...
Cell Block 33                                                                    16Yasmine: Why?Nicole: I kept throwing th...
Cell Block 33                                                                  17I see the old me in youMaking a change wa...
Cell Block 33                                                                  18And call yourself lameWhere just the same...
Cell Block 33                                                                     19Whilst, WATSON and CHANDRA are talking...
Cell Block 33                                                                       20rather good.Inmate 5: Who chose your...
Cell Block 33                                                                         21Chandra:(getting emotional) oh my ...
Cell Block 33                                                                     22Yasmine: Come on, you can trust me. I ...
Cell Block 33                                                                     23Scene 6 – MichaelFlashbackNICOLE is si...
Cell Block 33                                                                       24Carla: I need to get back at her, sh...
Cell Block 33                                                                        25Carla: That’s right shut your mouth...
Cell Block 33                                                                   26Nicole: Coz I made a promise a long time...
Cell Block 33                                                                        27Scene 7 –ParnyanSeveral of the guar...
Cell Block 33                                                                      28Chandra:Oh no, I see myself with a pe...
Cell Block 33                                                                        29Mr WATSON tears up the certificate ...
Cell Block 33                                                                         30Watson: I said GO!All the guards l...
Cell Block 33                                                                  31Verse (Governor)Never new I’ll find love ...
Cell Block 33                                                                       32Scene 8 -SaraThe bell rings for dinn...
Cell Block 33                                                                       33Yasmine:Oh my god I’m, I’m so, so, s...
Cell Block 33                                                                      34Nicole:Well I don’t know my dearest f...
Cell Block 33                                                                        35The prisoners are still too shocked...
Cell Block 33                                                                  36And from my mistakes, I’m learning that,(...
Cell Block 33                                                                       37Scene 9 –ZahraMs Sullivan’s Office: ...
Cell Block 33                                                                         38Inmate 1 slams file cabinet shut a...
Cell Block 33                                                                        39Nicole:She’s not my best friend and...
Cell Block 33                                                                       40Everyone goes without a single word;...
Cell Block 33                                                                     41Therapy room, girls sit around waiting...
Cell Block 33                                                                  42Cash:Why not try and ask her out?Chandra:...
Cell Block 33                                                                       43Chandra: Wish me luck girls and try ...
Cell Block 33                                                                       44Joe is sitting in the officers mess ...
Cell Block 33                                                                        45As she says education Joe spits out...
Cell Block 33                                                                      46Boris: Brilliant, I’ll probably get a...
Cell Block 33                                                                      47Sasha: She beat you, she beat you!Inm...
Cell Block 33                                                                    48Carla: (To other prisoners) go do somet...
Cell Block 33                                                                  49Scene 13–ParnyanYasmine: Hey you, (To Nic...
Cell Block 33                                                                       50Yasmine: Are you alright? You don’t ...
Cell Block 33                                                                       51Yasmine: oh ok, can I comeNicole: no...
Cell Block 33                                                                        52I was betrayed and I try to move on...
Cell Block 33                                                                      53Nicole:Yas there’s something very imp...
Cell Block 33                                                                        54Card Holder 1: Okay, so we need rea...
Cell Block 33                                                                     55Nicole: I’m sorry; I just can’t say mu...
Cell Block 33                                                                      56CHANDRA walks out of the prisonYasmin...
Cell Block 33                                                                      57CHANDRA is talking to the new THERAPI...
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  1. 1. Cell Block 33 1Cell Block 33Cast:Prisoners:Carla–Carla Gang:Sasha – Zahra PrinterTasha -Basha -Nicole–Sara KhanYasmine–Andi –NavinaCash –Whitney–Newbie 1 – SathmaNugeraNewbie 2 – NazishHussainInmate 1 – Marie HughesInmate 2–Inmate 3 – KhatraInmate 4 –Inmate 5 –Inmate 6 –Guards:Ms Stella Sullivan–ParnyanIslamzadehMr. Mitchell Watson–George StreatherMr.Rajan Chandra -Mr. Joe Strang -Mr. Boris McKenzie–Logan JonesTherapist – Mr. Moorland–RajanHandaExtras:Victim – Kate –Boyfriend– Zak - Michael McCauleyDirector -Card Holder 1-Card Holder 2 –Edited By George Streather (Director) and NazishHussain (Assistant Director)
  2. 2. Cell Block 33 2Cell Block 33Pre Show – JOE patrols up and down the balcony whilst BORIS walks up and downthe centre of the stage. A few prisoners hang around in various places on the stagegiving evil looks.Scene 1– MarieWATSON and CHANRA enter with the 3 newbie’s.Watson :(to the prisoners) Oi Ladies, fresh meat!WATSON starts to walk out butCHANDRA is day dreaming.Watson:Chandey… Chandey… Chandey!!Chandra: Oh sorry, I wasn’t listening.Watson:(Points and shout)Pay more attention Chandey!Chandra: It’s Chandra sir.Watson: It’s all the same isn’t it! Come on let’s leave them to it!Chandra: Bye ladies enjoy your day and may I just say how wonderful you alllook in your outfits and-Watson:-CHANDREY!Chandra: Coming Sir…CHANDRA runs after WATSON and exits.CARLA and her gang start to surround the NEWBIES in a rotating circle. CARLAsteps forward so she’s face to face with the 3 girls and circles them.YASMINE hides behind other NEWBIES and isn’t noticed by CARLA.Carla:Oi you(To newbie 1) what you in for?Tasha: She said what you in for?Newbie 1:(Confidently) MurderCarla:Not Bad. (Looking pleased)Sasha: Not bad at all!Edited By George Streather (Director) and NazishHussain (Assistant Director)
  3. 3. Cell Block 33 3Carla:what about you?(looks at newbie 2)Newbie 2:(Embarrassed) Drink drivingCarla and her gang start to laugh. When Carla stops laughing her gang stoplaughing too, except one who Carla looks at and she stops.Carla: Listen yeh, this is MY territory, I rule this place no one else!All the newbie’s look scaredCarla: Do you understand me?!No one reply’sSasha: Do you understand her?Carla:(Gets in one of the newbie’sfaces, angry voice) I said do you understand me?!(All the newbie’s):YES, YES DEFINITELY!Carla:(Aggressive)I’m Carla yeah. This is (Points to other 3 girls)Sasha, Tashaand (Pause) Basha.Tasha moves forward to hit Newbie 1 but Carla grabs her.Carla: What the hell you doing?Tasha: You said bash her!Carla: Na! That’s her name (Pointing to Basha.Tasha: Oh yeah, soz I forgot.Carla: You Twit!Newbie 1 laughsSasha: What the hell you laughing at?Newbie 1:(Scared) Nothing Sorry.Carla: Whatever! Just a few rules so you don’t get in my way…When I arrive formeals, you move out the way ,if I ask you for something you give it to me and if isay something funny, you BLOODY laugh. And if you don’t do any of these, yourdead meat! GOT IT?Tasha: Got it have you!Edited By George Streather (Director) and NazishHussain (Assistant Director)
  4. 4. Cell Block 33 4All newbie’s shake their heads up and down.Carla:Good, enjoy your stay losers! And watch it!(smirking)Sasha: Yeah, Just watch it!Welcome SongCARLA and Gang leave followed by the other prisoners. Only the 3 Newbie’s remainon stage.New 1:(sarcastically) well they seem nice.New 2: Shut the hell up would you. God how we gonna survive in this place?New 1: Yea, (Looking at Yasmine)and how come she missed you out?Yasmine:(Scared) just lucky I guess.New 1: What you in here for anyway?Yasmine:(quietly) murderNew 2:(looking her up and down) you don’t seem the type.New 1:(laughing)Welcome to the murderer’s gangYasmine: No, I didn’t…I’m innocent… It wasn’t me, I’m not meant to be in here. Ididn’t murder anyone!New 1:(sarcastically) yea, sure you didn’tYasmine: But I didn’t… I wouldn’t… I couldn’t.New 2: So what happened then?-New 1:-Yea, how can you get nicked for something you didn’t do?Yasmine stand silently, fumbling with her handsNew 2: Oh come on…(getting annoyed)Yasmine: I was just walking home and I heard this scream-so I ran over andfoundthis person lying on the floor…She was still alive you see, so I knelt downand held her and she died in my arms (puts her hand to head, and turns awaymomentarily from the newbies) The next thing I know there’s Police all aroundme and they arrested me. (Crying) They put me in here(points to the floor) and Ididn’t do it… I honestly didn’t do it …and I’m going to be stuck in here for life.Edited By George Streather (Director) and NazishHussain (Assistant Director)
  5. 5. Cell Block 33 5Yasmine breaks down into tearsNew 2: Look (goes over to Yasmine, and puts hand on her shoulder to comfort her)maybe someone will find something-New 1:-OR if you did do it you deserve to be in here.Yasmine: But I didn’t. I…I… just tried to help. I don’t deserve to be in here. Whatthe hell am I going to do?New 1:You just have to keep your head down. If that Carla hears about it, she’llprobably kill you. She really does look vicious.New 2: Stop it would you! That isn’t helping.Watson, Joe and Boris walk into the room.Watson: Right you two, (To Newbie’s) go with Joe and Boris. You(looks atYasmine), what’s your name?Yasmine: Yasmine sir.Watson: You come with me. The Governor wants a word.They all exit in opposite directions.Edited By George Streather (Director) and NazishHussain (Assistant Director)
  6. 6. Cell Block 33 6Scene 2 – LoganGovernor’s office;Ms SULLIVAN (the Governor) sitsat her desk looking very boredand wants something exciting to happen. BORISenters the room.Boris: You wanted to see me Governor?Sullivan:Yes I did McKenzie, please take a seat and please, call me Ms.Sullivan.Boris: Oh! Ok you can call me Boris if you like?Sullivan:(Sniggers to herself) I’d rather not thank you. (Gesturing to chair)Pleasetake a seat.Boris:Thank you Ms. Sullivan (Sits down)There is an awkward silence, which makes BORIS uncomfortable.Ms SULLIVANfinally starts to speak.Sullivan: Ok I’m going to get to the point and tell you why I’ve sent for you.She stands up from her desk and starts to walk around the room.Sullivan:You have been working for us for a while and according to Mr. Watson-As soon as she says Mr. WATSON, BORIS jumps out of his seat and becomes excitedlike a puppyBoris: - MR. WATSON!!! What did he say about me? Did he say he was impressedwith my skills? Did he say I gave him sharp answers in best training? Or did hesay how much I remind him of himself in his younger days?Sullivan:(sarcastically)Let me think ummmm… NO (gets serious) He actually saidyou’re a show off and that you are nothing but a useless pathetic swine who doesnothing but follow him around all day.Boris:(shocked) Mr. Watson said that?BORIS is shocked and then bursts into tears. Ms. SULLIVAN comforts him by puttinghis head on her chest and holds him.Sullivan: There, there my little soldier; it will be all right, Ms. Sullivan will makeeverything better. (She starts stroking his hair.)Boris:(Boris starts sobbing like a pathetic child) I just wanted him to like me Ms.Sullivan, is that too much to ask?Edited By George Streather (Director) and NazishHussain (Assistant Director)
  7. 7. Cell Block 33 7Sullivan: Of course not McKenzie; I tell you what, if you do something for me Iwill say nice things about you to Mr. Watson.Howdoes that sound?Boris:Ok, if it makes him think I’m special!Sullivan: Oh, he does think you’re,(Sarcastically) ‘SPECIAL’.Boris:What do I need to do?Sullivan:(Ms. Sullivan is still stroking his hair) Oh nothing much.All I want you todo is find some dirt on one of the prisoners and then come tell me and then wecan spread it around the prison? Yeah, that would be fun… since there hasn’tbeen anything fun for ages?Boris: but, but …. That’s against the rules! They don’t tell us to do that in ‘besttraining’. What if Mr. Watson finds out, what if……Ms. SULLIVAN smoothly puts her finger on BORIS mouth so he knows she wantshim to be quietSullivan:(Sexy tone of voice) you do want to make me happy don’t you McKenzieBoris:(Boris hesitates) but…. but…. Mr. Watson? What if he-Ms. SULLIVAN feels Boris’s handSullivan:-Oh my goodness!! You poor dear, you’re shaking like a leaf, let me helpyou relax…Boris:Look Ms. Sullivan now that I know Mr. Watson doesn’t like me for somereason, I am going to do my best to impress him and I can’t mess things up anymore, so I am sorry but the answer is…BORIScannot remember what he was saying as SULLIVANstarts to give him ashoulder massage.Boris: the answer is…Sullivan:(flirtatiously) you know young man, I always gets what I want!Boris: Oh I bet you do Ms Sullivan!!! (Boris is enjoying the massage)Sullivan: You do want to make me happy and make me tell Mr. Watson what agood boy you are? Right…Boris:Ohhhhhhhhh YES Ms Sullivan!!! (Boris is REALLY enjoying the massage)Edited By George Streather (Director) and NazishHussain (Assistant Director)
  8. 8. Cell Block 33 8Sullivan: Than get out of here and find me some dirt on one of the prisoners younaughty boy!Boris:Ohhhhhhhmyyyy god yes, yes, yes! (He pulls out his note book with a penand runs off)Exit BORISWATSON and YASMINE enter the office. Ms SULLIVAN goes back to her desk andsits down.Watson: We got a newbie!Sullivan: Oh, I see and what’s her name?Yasmine: My name is Yasmine!Watson:(Shouting at Yasmine.) Only speak if the Governor asks you to speak youstupid piece of-WATSON was about to hit her but SULLIVAN interrupts him so he stops himself, hesmiles at the GovernorSullivan: -It’s okayMr Watson; I’ll let it slide this time.Watson:(nervously) as you wishMs Sullivan (Watson smiles at Ms Sullivan)Sullivan: Well Yasmine, I don’t know why you’re here andI don’t really care. All Iask of you is to behave and keep your nose clean. Now before Mr Watson, takesyou to your cell, I just wantedto warn you about Clara. She is the worst inmatewe have. Now any questions?Yasmine: What’s the food like?Watson:CRAP!It tastes like crap, and looks like crap because it is CRAP!Sullivan: Ok then that’s all I’ve got to say.Mr. Watsonpleases would you showour new guest to her cell...Watson: My pleasure Ms Sullivan, okay you, get a move on now. I don’t have allday!WATSON pushes YASMINE out the door. SULLIVAN puts her hand on his shoulderand he turns round. She straitens out his collar.Sullivan: There, we don’t want you looking untidy do we Mr. Watson.They stand face to face about to kiss. YASMINEsays something before they do.Edited By George Streather (Director) and NazishHussain (Assistant Director)
  9. 9. Cell Block 33 9Yasmine: Are we going then?Watson: Yes, yes off we go.He hurries YASMINE out the door and both exit. Mr. SULLIVAN smiles to herself andexits in opposite direction.Edited By George Streather (Director) and NazishHussain (Assistant Director)
  10. 10. Cell Block 33 10Scene 3 -SathmaGirls sit around the therapist’s room waiting for Mr MOORLAND to arrive.MOORLAND walks in the room and sits down. He takes a deep breath and begins tospeak.Moorland:Hello ladies, who wants to start us off today? Is there anything anyonewants to share?Andi:I had toast for breakfast, with jam on top, yummy....Moorland:Thank you Andi but thats not quite what I meant. Last session wewere talking about respect.Andi:(Towards Audience) so it’s about Respect this week!Whitney:Yes I loved that session!Andi:Oh Whitney, can you stop flirting with Mr. Moorland and stop talking aboutrespect. (Sarcastically)We can always see it when we’re in our cells, (ToAudience)especially between Carla and Nicole.Nicole:Oi, if you gotta say something just say it out loud,init!Carla:I’m getting bored, can we just carry on-Moorland:-Yes thank you! So we were talking about respect. How to get it, whatit means and how we feel about it. Has anyone had any thoughts?Nicole:(Aggressive tone) Yeah. We dont have it and it’s never going to happen-Carla:(towards audience) I swear I just said I’m getting bored so why is hecarrying on this respect thing?Sasha: (To audience) you don’t want to see her when she gets mad.Moorland:-And why is that?Carla:Cause were nothing but criminals now.-(Looking at nail tips not actuallyinterested)Whitney:I’m not a criminal!Nicole:Oh just shut up!Moorland:-That’s not true; you’ve all got a second chance!Edited By George Streather (Director) and NazishHussain (Assistant Director)
  11. 11. Cell Block 33 11Carla:Oh Really? You think anyone is going to give me,(Pointing at herself) me achance when I get out of here? Youre dreaming man!Andi:(looking confused)(To audience)Now it’s about dreaming?Moorland:You have to earn a second chance. Start by learning respect, you knowwhat they say;respect is the key to success.Cash: Yeah well somebody stole the key.Andi:(really confused) Now it’s about a key (Itching her hair)Whitney:Considering your history, are you sure it wasnt you?Cash:Are you accusing me of nicking stuff?Nicole:(Laugh out loud) I swear that’s why youre in here?Cash:Mistaken identity. dahhWhitney:Tell it to the judge.Cash:I did!Nicole:Yea, after you bloody nicked his wallet.Cash:Say that to my face in it!Nicole:Ok. Bring it on!Carla: Shut up Nics Bowel.Nichole: Shut up Parla.Carla: Do you want a punch round the face.Sasha: (To Nicole) Back off or well get you!Tasha: Just watch!Nicole can’t be bothered to start and sits down kissing her teeth.Moorland:Ladies, LADIES! Keep it together. Look, I know youre angry butfighting each other is not going to help! Respect is the key... (To audience) No let’snot start all that again.Andi:Why is it we have nothing to do. We havent got Sky, no internet and noBBM.Edited By George Streather (Director) and NazishHussain (Assistant Director)
  12. 12. Cell Block 33 12Moorland: That’s not true actually Andi, you could sit a few exams you know orgrow some veg or...Andi: But i’m not Alan-um- Tit-umMoorland: TitchmarshCarla:Why the heck am I even in here?Nicole:Shut up you know why you’re in here!Sasha: Shut up don’t talk to her!Tasha: Yeah don’t talk to her!Carla: You not go find someone else to bully coz Basha hear could beat the crapout of you.Nicole: Yea! Now shut the hell up!Carla:Are you like telling me to shut up?Nicole:Yeah I am, do you have a problem with that?Carla:I do init!Moorland:Alright ladies cut it out, God I need to get a vacation. Look, thats theend of the session today but maybe next week we can talk about writing a letterto the Governor about conditions? We can try to make a positive change.Whitney:(To Moorland)Aw I don’t want this to end!Andi:Uh huh. (Sarcastically)Maybe shell buy me that pony I wanted as well.Whitney bursts out laughingCarla:WhateverNicole:Piss off Carla!NICOLE and CARLA storm out in opposite different directions. Others follow. MrMOORLAND holds his head in his hand.Moorland: Oh GOD!Lights black out.Edited By George Streather (Director) and NazishHussain (Assistant Director)
  13. 13. Cell Block 33 13Scene 4 –NavinaYASMINE has been dismissed from Ms SULLIVAN’S office and is now being taken byWATSON to her new cell. YASMINEwalks slowly through the corridor lookingaround.WATSON turns around and looks at YASMINE with an aggressive face.Watson:(Angrily) come on there! Walk a bit faster, don’t dilly dally.YASMINE gets scared on hearing WATSON’S angry voice and quickly stops lookingaround; instead she looks down and starts to walk faster to catch up withWATSON.WATSON angrily holds YASMINE’S arm and pulls her to walk at the samespeed as him. Once they reach the cell, Watson lets go of YASMINE’S arm and*kicks open the cell door.Watson: Right, come on in thenWATSON goes inside the dark cell and tries to find the light switch.EnterYASMINE, as the lights are being switched on. She hears a noise.Yasmine: What’s this weird noise?Watson: What noise?(Looks around)Yasmine: Can’t you hear it? It’s like someone’s breathing heavily and it’s comingfrom this direction.YASMINE points and moves towards the direction, from where she could hear thenoise. The noise gradually gets louder.All the lights are fully on now. YASMINEstops walking towards the direction and gazes at the person who is sleeping andsnoring in front of her.Yasmine: Who is she?(Shocked)Watson:(points at Nicole and smugly)that’s who you’re sharing this cell withYasmine: What…but…Watson: Shut it and no moaning. At the moment all the cells are taken, so you’llstay here till we find you another cell… which will take us a while. (Pause) Rightthen! (To Nicole) Come on, wake up you lazy git.WATSON walks over and pulls down a blanket over the barred window.Edited By George Streather (Director) and NazishHussain (Assistant Director)
  14. 14. Cell Block 33 14Watson:(shouts over at Nicole) and what have I told you about covering thiswindow up?The snoring stops and NICOLE gets up still half asleepWatson: Come on…come on…wake up now, the cheek of it (looks over at Yasmineand sighs)After yawning and stretching, NICOLE opens her eyes fully and stares at YASMINE,who is standing just a few steps away from her.Nicole: Who’s she? (Looks Yasmine up and down)And what do you want? (Kissesher teeth and gives evil looks to both Yasmine and Watson.)Watson: Say hello to your new cell mate – Yasmine!Nicole: Ugh, what, that’s not fair, why’s she in here, put her in with Gracieorsomeone?Watson:Now you know why we don’t put anyone in with Gracie…I don’t wantany fuss in here. Okay?Nicole:(Aggressive face) Listen, I aint sharing my room with no one. Move hersomewhere else.Watson: Shut up!Ms Sullivan decided to put Yasmine with you,so she’s stayingright here, and that’s final.Nicole:(annoyed and frustrated at the decision made by Ms Sullivan) Argh. But...If…Watson:Excuse me, no ifs and NO butts. (Watson turns around and starts walkingtowards the door.)Watson:Now settle in and I better see you two for the drill at 11 sharp!WATSON leaves the cell. YASMINEwalks over and sits on the bottom bunk.There isa moments silence after WATSON leaves.Nicole: Why you in ‘ere then ‘ey?Yasmine: I don’t know why I’m in here. It just wasn’t my fault okay(Soft voice)Nicole: What? What did you say? (Whispers to herself) What’s she on about? Ugh,whatever… (Giving her evil looks.)YASMINE just sits for a few moments and looks around the room. Inmate 2 and 4walk intothe cell.Edited By George Streather (Director) and NazishHussain (Assistant Director)
  15. 15. Cell Block 33 15Inmate 2: Alright Nicole?Nicole: Yea, been worse.Inmate 4: You know there’s gonna be a fight?Nicole:Aint been one of them for a while.Inmate 4: You comin?Nicole:Na, can’t be asked!Inmate 2 stares at YasmineInmate 2: New cell mate?Nicole:(passively) yea she just arrivedInmate 2: You better watch yourself in here!Inmate 4: Yeah, we aint had a really good punch up for a while now.Inmate 2: She’s got one of those faces that could do with a bit of alteration.Nicole jumps down from the bunk bedNicole:Oi, don’t you lay a finger on her, alright? She’s in my cell now so you don’ttouch her, you know the rules!Inmate 2: Yea what ever. Catch you later Nic!Nicole grabs Inmate 2 by the throat.Nicole: It’s Nicole to you yea, say Nic again and I’ll break it!She lets go and they run away.Yasmine:(sheepishly) Thanks.Nicole:Don’t get too happy, it’s just the rules; youHAVE to look after your cellmate.Yasmine begins to read. Nicole goes to pour some water from a jug.Nicole:What you reading?Yasmine:Beatrix Potter.Nicole: Cool. I used to read loads before I came in here. Mine got taken away.Edited By George Streather (Director) and NazishHussain (Assistant Director)
  16. 16. Cell Block 33 16Yasmine: Why?Nicole: I kept throwing them at Watson.Yasmine laughs and Nicole laughs too.Nicole:(Sighs)Anyway let’s not talk about this. I aint got any more books withme.Yasmine:Well if you ever want to borrow mine you can. Just whenever you feellike reading, ask me if I’m around or just take it.But DON’T throw the at anyone(smiles)Nicole:Really? Thanks!The buzzer for the inspection rings.Nicole: Uh damn it, its 11 already.Yasmine: What was that buzzer for?Nicole: Hey, Yasmine …Yasmine cuts through Nicole’s dialogue.Yasmine: Just call me Yas! (Smiles at Nicole)Nicole:(Smiles back at Yasmine.) Yeah, Yas, that was the buzzer for theinspection.Come let’s go.They walk around the stage and walk down to the court yard.Nicole: You see that guard over there … (Points at Mr Chandra who is standing inhis own little world.)Yasmine: Oh … over there? (Points and squints her eyes.) That one? Oh yeah,yeah, what about him? He looks arrogant to me.Nicole:no, no, no,he’s the nicest one out of all these guards(looks around)that onethere, (Pointing to Watson), he’s a right stuck up git and that one (pointing toBoris), he’s always sucking up to Watson and that one (Pointing to Joe), he’s agood one. Anything you need under the counter(nudges and winks at Yasmine)just ask him. Come on we better go mix in with the others.Song:Nicole:Edited By George Streather (Director) and NazishHussain (Assistant Director)
  17. 17. Cell Block 33 17I see the old me in youMaking a change was the bad thing to doFeeling broken and so bruisedI wish I could go back and become someone newJust had to tell youI was just like you always on the hypeHad dreams too that would make me touch the skySometimes I know you feel to cryBut I will be there for youAnd I promise you that’s trueChorus (duet):Just make a changeAnd you might hit fameNever put yourself downAnd call yourself lameWhere just the sameNicole:I was just like you all so trueI had dreams too not only youI read in my house whenever there was a fightAnd put myself somewhere else where I could hideSo don’t make yourself feel alonePut yourself in the peace and loving zoneListen to the lyrics from this songIt comes from my heart where it belongsChorus (duet):Just make a changeAnd you might hit fameNever put yourself downAnd call yourself lameWhere just the sameYasminI thought I would never get a friendBecause I was so afraidBut now you thought me a lessonTo be who I am not fakeBecause we know who we areAnd we are not going to change ourselvesFor someone who were notChorus (duet):Just make a changeAnd you might hit fameNever put yourself downEdited By George Streather (Director) and NazishHussain (Assistant Director)
  18. 18. Cell Block 33 18And call yourself lameWhere just the sameX2Where just the same - CarlaWhere just the same – YasminWhere just the same - togetherScene 5 –NazishAll the girls stand around the stage, where WATSON and CHANDRA are standing.Edited By George Streather (Director) and NazishHussain (Assistant Director)
  19. 19. Cell Block 33 19Whilst, WATSON and CHANDRA are talking amongst themselves, NICOLE sneaksYASMINEaway with her, as she’s not keen on the inspection, and they get away.Watson: Alright Ladies shut your gobs! (All the girls stop talking)I don’t haveenough time to waste on this inspection, so that’s why you’re going to beinspected by Mr Chandra (Chandra waves at the girls and they start laughing,which makes Watson angry) SHUT IT! I have more important things to do as Ihave a very important meeting with Ms Sullivan (He starts smiling)Carla:(shouts out from crowd) I bet it is VERY important.Girls whistle and laugh CHANDRA joins in.Watson:(Looks at Chandra) Think that’s funny, do you?Chandra: I’m so sorry, I didn’t-WATSON doesn’t let CHANDRA finish what he’s saying and storms offChandra:(smiles at the girls) well now that the drama queen’s gone, let’s carryon. (Looks really confused)So, what were we supposed to do again? Oh yes, theinspection thing followed by some PE. Listen up ladies, would you mind awfully,standing in nice three neat rows, quick as you can now…Carla:(sarcastically) Okay, watch us make the prettiest lines ever Mr Kanda!Chandra: Oh my gosh, Carla, do you still not know how to say my name? IT’SCHANDRA!Inmate 1: It’s a difficult name to say ChangreyChandra:Let’s just try to get it right shall we. On the count of three would you allmind just shouting ‘Chandra’ as loud as you possibly can, then we can all get itright. Ok? One, two, three!Inmate 6: Won’t that just annoy someone.All girls:(Shouting)CHANDRA!Watson runs out onto Balcony.Watson: Chandra? What are you doing?Chandra: Just practicing my name sir.Watson: Well you should know your own name by now.Watson goes back into the roomChandra:(To girls)well that was absolutely fantastic. Well done everyone. YesEdited By George Streather (Director) and NazishHussain (Assistant Director)
  20. 20. Cell Block 33 20rather good.Inmate 5: Who chose your name Mr Chandra?(Saying name slowly to prove shesaid it right)Chandra: It was my dear father actually; you see he was named Chandra too.Inmate 2: Not very good is it!(sniggers)Chandra:Well at least it’s better than Boris.Girls burst out laughingChandra:Now, enough of this nonsense, let’s get this check over and done withbefore Watson comes back, otherwise all of us will be in an awful lot of trouble.Carla:(sarcastically laughs) did you not hear where he said he’s going,MsSullivan’s office! (Pause) He wont be coming back for a while.All the girls start laughingChandra:(daydreams) Ahhh…he’s such a lucky guy. (Stops daydreaming) Nowcome on, didnt I tell you girls to get in a nice line? Come on then…Girls get into 3 linesChandra: Alright, would you all mind emptying your pockets please.Inmate 4: What’s the point? We don’t have anything;you people don’t even let uskeep cigarettes.Chandra: I’ll tell you what, if this inspection goes smoothly, and I have no moretrouble; I will give you girl’s lollipops. How about that?Girls start to giggleCarla: Oh my god! Your sucha wasteman, but you got yourself a deal.Chandra: Okay good. But please don’t call me names, it hurts my feelings.Inmate 6:Sorry ChandryChandra: Oh, really!Inmate 6: Chandra!CHANDRA begins the inspection, checks everyone’s pockets.Chandra: Come on girls, now for your favourite part, EXERCISE!All girls moan but start exercising in a dance routine with tuneEdited By George Streather (Director) and NazishHussain (Assistant Director)
  21. 21. Cell Block 33 21Chandra:(getting emotional) oh my gosh, that wasabsolutely fantastic. Eventhough I promised myself I wouldn’t cry, I just can’t help it (sniffs)Lighting on CHANDRA and the girls begin to dim.NICOLE sits on her bed and YASMINE walks up and down their cell room.Nicole:(looks up at Yasmine) what’s up with you?Yasmine: I don’t get it, why are you so relaxed about sneaking out of theinspection I mean-Nicole: - Oh shut up! Nothing will happen. You know Mr Chandra, he’s a nice guybut he lives in a fantasy world. He doesn’t know about anything that goes on inhere, and even if he does, he’s too dumb to understand. So stop worrying, andseriously stop walking up and down, it’s making my feel giddy. Just sit down.NICOLE takes out beers from under her bed.Yasmine: What’s that? (Starts to worry)Nicole: Ah, here we go again. Relax already. (Opens up a beer can) You know,whats his name, Joe - he brings us these. So it’s okay. You’re such a worrier (nodsher head in shame)Yasmine:Whoa, seriously? Joe, actually brings you things like this?Nicole:(sarcastically) No, they just let us run out of here every now and then andlet us buy things like this. You didn’t know?Yasmine:(does a sarcastic laugh) hahaha. You’re so funny. Well, if that’s true, andone of the guards does bring you beer, then just pass one here.Nicole:Oooh, good girl gone bad eh?Laughs and chucks a beer can to YASMINE, and takes a sip of beer herself.Nicole:Ahh, this reminds me so much of the good times. Being out, being free,and doing what you wanted and when you wanted.(Pause)Yasmine:(starts thinking) I hope you don’t mind me asking but how did you getin here?Nicole:(She snaps at Yasmine)Sure, like I’ll just tell you every single thing aboutme shall I?!YASMINE gets up, goes and sits beside NICOLE on her bed, after seeing her eyeswater, NICOLEmoves towards her.Edited By George Streather (Director) and NazishHussain (Assistant Director)
  22. 22. Cell Block 33 22Yasmine: Come on, you can trust me. I won’t tell anyone- and even if I wantedto,who would I tell? Let’s face it; I’m not really liked around here.Nicole:(sniffs) Hmm, that’s true (pretends to laugh) Well, around 4 years ago, meand Carla (pauses) …you know Carla right?Yasmine: Yeah I do (looks and sounds confused)But you and Carla ….I swear youguys hate each other, dont you?Nicole: Just listen will you? (Getting a little angry)Yasmine: But I dont get it-Nicole: (angry tone) WHATS UP WITH YOU? I SAY ONE THING; YOU ASK AMILLION QUESTIONS AND THEN YOU-Yasmine:Sorry. Calm down. Okay, trust me I wont say a word at all. Just go on…Nicole calms downNicole:Me and her were such good friends, we used to do everything together.Suddenly she just completely changed. And it all started on that day, that day…..Edited By George Streather (Director) and NazishHussain (Assistant Director)
  23. 23. Cell Block 33 23Scene 6 – MichaelFlashbackNICOLE is sitting at home when CARLA bursts through the door.Carla: That stupid girl, cheated behind my back…with my boyfriend, he cheatedon me, me and it’s all that idiots fault, that Kate. (Paces up and down quickly)Carla’s Boyfriend, ZAK runs in the roomZak: Carls listen!Carla: Just go away would you!Zak: Listen...Short Rap showing Zak loves Kate but they always want to be friends withCarla.Zak: Do you understand?Carla: Just naff off!Zak: I’m really sorry.ZAK walks out.Nicole: What are you going to do then?Long pause, Carla realises something and turns round to Nicole.Carla: Let’s go scare her.Nicole: I told you he was a no good for nothing liar.Carla: I know Nicole; I should have listened to you. Don’t worry, she’ll get it backhard - and I mean hard. Backstabbing me how dare she, ohhh just wait till I getmy hands on her.Nicole: Carla you’re not going to kill her are you?Carla: No I’m going to do worse.Nicole: Please Carla calm down.Edited By George Streather (Director) and NazishHussain (Assistant Director)
  24. 24. Cell Block 33 24Carla: I need to get back at her, she ruined my relationship and (said reallysad)broke my heart (Said aggressively) Do you understand!!Nicole: Yeah, I do… but violence isn’t the way. Promise me you wont seriouslyhurt her. Promise me you won’t kill her.(Mumbles and looks scared)Carla:Alright, we’ll just shake her up then? Help me please? I PROMISE(DefiningMoment) we won’t hurt her.Nicole: How about the cheaterCarla: Don’t care, he’s just a guy, doesn’t matter to me. Let’s go!Both CARLA and NICOLEleave the houseNicole:(On phone)Julie just texted me, she’s at the park. (Shows Carla her phone)Carla:Right, let’s make the girl payNicole: Carla just leave it, she aint worth it.Carla: Don’t care, you’re my girl, I respect you but when someone messes withme, I ain’t just going to let them walk over me I need to be strong.Nicole:Ok, I’ll help you.Carla:Are you going to do it then!Nicole: Yeah all right, why should you let this drop, what’s the worst that couldhappen.Carla:Exactly, let’s goNICOLE and CARLAarrive at the park and see KATE who’s sitting on the benchCarla:Oi you.Kate: Are you talking to me love, i’m waiting for someone.Carla: Yeah my Boyfriend.Nicole: You filthy little brat we know about you.Carla: Do you have any last words to say?(Carla clinches her knuckles)Kate: Leave me alone, I didn’t even do any….CARLA interrupts on what KATE was going to say and swings a punch at her face.Edited By George Streather (Director) and NazishHussain (Assistant Director)
  25. 25. Cell Block 33 25Carla: That’s right shut your mouthFight scene. CARLA pulls out knife and stab’s KATE. KATE falls to the ground stillmoving. NICOLE is so shocked she just stares at KATE and can’t move.Carla:(looks at Nicole) Let’s go!Nicole: I’m going home.Carla:She got what she deserved.Nicole: You stabbed her. We said scare not stab, you psycho!CARLA grabs NICOLE by the handCarla: We need to get out of here! Come on!Police Sirensring and a load of armed, police officers approach the girls. NICOLEgives up but CARLA makes a run for it but is police tackled to the floor.Court RoomCarla is sentenced to seven years and NICOLE is sentenced to five years as KATEsurvivedJudge voice over: I sentence you Carla to seven years in prison for the stabbingof an innocent girl. I sentence you Nicole to five years in jail for GBH and assistinga stabbing.Both girls are taken to different police vans and see each otherNicole: Look what you have done, I hate you!Carla: shut upNicole: I didn’t kill her, I tried to warn you but you never listened!! You promisedme, you promised me you wouldn’t do it you liar. I hate you, I hate you!Back out of flash backNicole: So that’s what happened. That’s why I’m in here!Yasmine: But why is everybody scared of Carla, she didn’t murder her or killloads of people.Nicole: She lied. She made up all sorts of things that weren’t true.Yasmine: So why not tell the others?Edited By George Streather (Director) and NazishHussain (Assistant Director)
  26. 26. Cell Block 33 26Nicole: Coz I made a promise a long time ago that I would never go against her.And unlike her I stick to my promises. I’m going to get some fresh air, hide themwould you. (Pointing to beer can and walks out)Yasmine sits for a moment trying to take in what Nicole just saidLights Black OutEdited By George Streather (Director) and NazishHussain (Assistant Director)
  27. 27. Cell Block 33 27Scene 7 –ParnyanSeveral of the guards sit around in the officers mess room whilst Joe, Chandra andBoris are standing over by the sink.Joe:Cup of tea for you and something interesting to go with it.Chandra: oh really? I’m really excited what is it?Joe:You’ll know once you taste itMckenzie: No, I’m not up for anything like that, Mr Watson wouldn’t like it.Joe: You guys need to know how to have REAL FUN! Changra, here have some.Chandra: Its Chandra not Changra and thanks.Joe: Oh come on you, grow up and drink it like it’s your last day on earth.BORIS, JOE and CHANDRA drink the tea with a mixture of something else and it hasan effect on them. The three guards laugh and get out of controlChandra: Boris, Boris guess what?Boris: And what exactly is that?Chandra: Your mums so fat she doesn’t realise when she’s floating on water!Joe: Oh really well that not what happened when I saw her, well she was stuckbetween a two way door, I mean how massive is that!?Boris:hahahahayou’re quite funny but you wouldn’t like it when karma hits youhard.Moorland enters the roomMoorland: Alright guys?Boris: Tea?Moorland: No thanks, where do you lot see yourself in 5 years time?Joe: I’ll be long gone, into a Job where people don’t hate you.Boris: Better not become a banker then!Moorland: What about you Chandra, here in 5 years?Edited By George Streather (Director) and NazishHussain (Assistant Director)
  28. 28. Cell Block 33 28Chandra:Oh no, I see myself with a perfect wife, with 7 perfect children and aperfect job. NOT THIS ONE!Joe: Oh really, but you missed out on the bit your wife being blind and notknowing who she’s marriedChandra: That’s really rather rude Joe.Joe:Sorry mate.Chandra: Why do you ask?Moorland: I need to get away for a vacation. I can’t stand being here anymore.Chandra: Why not move to India?Moorland: I couldn’t stand the heat. Do you know i think i’ll move to America!Chandra: Well it’s awfully hot there as well you know!Moorland: No it’s not, it’s right near the North Pole.Joe:Boris why you so quiet? It’s shocking to see you not talking about Mr Watsonand how wonderful he isBoris: Well I want to have the same status as Mr Watson and doing things verydifferently, but he’s not willing to give me a chance. I do like him but right now Iwish I could spill this tea in his hat.CHANDRA and JOEsees Mr WATSON coming and deliberately makes BORIS insultMr WATSONJoe: That’s really shocking to hear, tell us more!Boris:He is the worst creature God has ever created; I mean he looks likemedusa, with the entire snakes hissing at everyone they see.Chandra: He is a wonderful boss to us, I don’t understand why your saying thisJoe: Mr Watson always has control over everythingBoris: Are you all feeling alright, he treats us with no respect, so the next time Isee him. I will say no to whatever he demands for and stand up for myself, you alljust watch!Watson: Very interesting Boris, I was about to give you a certificate on howsupportive you are of me, since you made it very clear, nope you’re notinterspersed in having it.Edited By George Streather (Director) and NazishHussain (Assistant Director)
  29. 29. Cell Block 33 29Mr WATSON tears up the certificate in front of BORIS and chucks it up in the airWatson: Now you all pay attention. What is this nuisance?Drink your tea quick because I’m going to start the Best Training class right now.Boris: But sir..Watson:Silence Boris! Now my lecture today will start with how to deal withfight situations. I hope you’re all making notes in this.Chandra: Oh I don’t like fighting Mr Watson. Somebody might get hurt.Watson: No not how to get into a fight, how to stop it!All the guards think he mean get into a fight and all say ’ahhh’ to show they allthought the wrong thing.Watson: God give me strength. Now I would like a volunteer. Boris. You’ll do.Chandra you stand behind me. I want you to do this. Stand with your back to me.Yes that’s right. Now I need you to fall back and I’ll catch you. (To Chandra) I’ll doit first then you can have a go. Just lean back on the count of three; one-twothree...Just before Boris leans back Sullivan enters the room. Watson moves quicklytowards her and Boris falls. Chandra manages to catch him.Sullivan: Hello Watson. (Seductively) I just wondered if I could have a word.(Looks back at CHANDRA and BORIS who have fallen on the floor.)Oh what’s goingon here?Watson: Well, I was just teaching them to trust each other. I didn’t want them tonot trust each other.Sullivan: Wow, I’ve never seen such a wonderful man who worries about hiscolleges so much. What a lovely man you are Mr Watson!Watson: Please call me Mitchell or Michy for shortMs Sullivan touches her hair and plays with it while talking to Mr Watson and actsvery sweetMoorland: Do you need me sir because i just need to go and buy a gun or alength of rope.Watson: No, no. You can all go.Joe: No, I’m alright thanks.Edited By George Streather (Director) and NazishHussain (Assistant Director)
  30. 30. Cell Block 33 30Watson: I said GO!All the guards leaveSullivan: how sweet, Michy. You’re such a sweetheart.Watson:Yesss StellaSullivan: I was thinking, cherry-pie would suit you best as you’re such a delightto be around.Ms Sullivan plays with Mr Watsons tieWatson: oh stop it; you speak so spoonley, um smoothly.Sullivan: and you cherry-pie, you make my name sound so sophisticated andhot, yeah call me Stella.Ms Stella Sullivan’s papers fall to the floor and they both kneel to get it, Ms Sullivanand Mr Watson makes close eye contact.Watson: Allow me to pick up your papers, my ladySullivan:You’re such a gentleman!Mr Watson on one knee gives the papers to Ms SullivanWatson: is it me or is there a star in your eye?Sullivan: So what are your plans for today?Watson: Well nothing much, but I was thinking we could go somewhere fordinner.Sullivan: so…Watson: So… can I take you out for dinner?Sullivan: That’s really nice, so your paying for it cherry-pie, right?Watson: Anything you wantSong:Verse (Guard)Every day I look at youI wonder if you look backDo you feel the way I feel for you?In my heart I wonder thatEdited By George Streather (Director) and NazishHussain (Assistant Director)
  31. 31. Cell Block 33 31Verse (Governor)Never new I’ll find love hereI wonder if he knows thatIn my heart there are no feelingsI not falling that a factCorus (Both) I know I feel something strangeI don’t know if you feel the sameBut honestly if I agreeYou won’t be pleased with meWatson: I better make sure all ok with the prisoners.Sullivan: Well just something before you go.Both lean in for kiss and lights black out.Edited By George Streather (Director) and NazishHussain (Assistant Director)
  32. 32. Cell Block 33 32Scene 8 -SaraThe bell rings for dinner and all the inmates come marching in a sequence. At oneend of the concert hall 3 dinner ladies are standing waiting to serve the inmateswith Watson on one side and Boris on the other.Watson: COME ON LADIES!Chop, chop now get in line and get your slop!Boris: YEA! You heard him, don’t waste our time!Inmate: How’s about you just shut it, we don’t take orders from a little man likeyou.Watson: Alright then, listen to a big man like me! So as he said, get a move on!Inmates:WhateverBoris: Um, Mr Watson! You’ve got some Lipstick on your mouth.Watson: Just-um- trying on some discusses.Tannoy announcement.Sullivan’s Voice:Could all guards report my office immediately please?Watson:Come on Boris, Mrs Sullivan needs us.Boris: But we shouldn’t really leave...Watson: NO BUTS BORIS, The lady has spoken; we’ll only be 5minutes.(Straightens tie)Boris:You’re right what can happen in those five minutes...The guards leave unnoticed.As all the inmates sit down in lines to eat their food .Yasmine walks to the canteenafter everyone’s sat down then Carla walks in and over to the canteen followed byNicole a few minutes later. Yasmine looks around the dining hall to see where shecan sit, after other inmates showing her that she is not welcome to sit anywhere sheslips and falls into Carla.Carla: What the...Carla takes a deep breath and looks down at herself, while all of the inmates look atthem in the middle of the dining hall in shock whispering to each other and movingaway from them, Yasmine is stuck on the spot, really scared and speaking with astutter.Edited By George Streather (Director) and NazishHussain (Assistant Director)
  33. 33. Cell Block 33 33Yasmine:Oh my god I’m, I’m so, so, so sorry!Sasha: What have you done you idiot?Carla:Yea you will be when I’m finished with you, you lil brat...Yasmine: I didn’t mmm..meaan it!Carla: Well I’ll mean every single bruise and cut I leave on your body!Sash:Basha. BASH HER.Tasha:(To audience)Now you know why she’s called Basha!Sasha grabs Yasmine by the hair and Carla starts to speak to the other inmates asthey gather around.Carla:New girl wants to know what it’s really like in here, don’t you. (Trying tomimic her sweet voice)Sasha: She wants to be taught a lesson.Tasha: We’ll show her one she’ll never forget!Nicole walks over and pushes people out the way and shouts outNicole:Oiiii, why don’t you mess with someone your own size, you good fornothing tart!All inmates move right back now even more shocked and completely silent to whathas just happened. Carla lets go and pushes Yasmine, who falls to the floor hurt,and looks up slowly at Nicole who are now facing each other at a distance in themiddle of the hall.Carla:Excuse me!Nicole:You heard me, why are you acting like your something big, you worthless,bag of filth!Tasha: Watch your mouth!Carla:Oh so big man decides to speak up now yea, just get out of here before I dosome real harm!Nicole: Oh I get it; the truth hurts, does it?Carla: What are you on about you stinking animal?Carla looks at the other inmates smiling and shaking her head left and rightEdited By George Streather (Director) and NazishHussain (Assistant Director)
  34. 34. Cell Block 33 34Nicole:Well I don’t know my dearest friend, why don’t you tell me, or how’sabout you tell everyone here how messed up that mind of yours is, how you liedin court about me knowing that you were going to stab Kate!Nicole’s tone in voice changes to a much softer and hurtful toneNicole: How you tricked your best and only friend for a selfish and stupid reasonand yet I didn’t think anything bad, coz you meant everything to me and I woulddo anything I can for you!Tasha: Shut up that aint true.Carla:You’re actually the Stupid one! You knew how much he meant to me! Howcan some random nobody come along and decide to try it with my man, I thoughtyou would understand.Nicole: I guess what we used to be is nomore. Well you know what, I thank god Idon’t see you in the same way, cozI’m doing so much better without you.Nicole turns around to walk away when Carla mutters a comment about her.Carla: I always was the stronger and better one, even when we were little girls,people will never change.Nicole forgets about everything that just happens and thinks about the last wordsCarla just said and turns around, leaping onto Carla from behind. Here both Carlaand Nicole are fighting and ripping, scratching and punching each other on thefloor.Inmates are now gathered around shouting and cheering at both girls on thefloor.Watson, Boris and Joe now re-enter the hall, realising what is happening andrunning in at the same time calling for back up.Watson: EVERYONE GET THE HELL OUT OF THE WAY!Watson grabs Carla and Boris grabs NicoleWatson: SHUT IT!Girls continue to shout. Chandra enters.Chandra:(Nice and calmly), Girls please, please girls, girls now you really mustbe quiet. Please be quite girls (Shouts angrily, really loud) QUIET!Everybody stops including the Guards and look at Chandra in disbelief.Chandra:(Back to usual self) that’s much, much better! Now please all go back toyour cells nice and quietly and as quickly as possible please.Edited By George Streather (Director) and NazishHussain (Assistant Director)
  35. 35. Cell Block 33 35The prisoners are still too shocked to move!Chandra: Quickly now please!Everybody starts moving again still in disbelief.The three girls are separated and taken away by Joe and Boris.Chandra is still standing in the centre of the stage blowing his nose.Watson: Well done Chandra. That was bloody good work,most unlike you.Chandra: Well I just cannot stand people talking over me I find it frightfullyrude.Once everyone else has exited the stage, the three girls are walking back in thistime handcuffed with Boris standing in front and Joe at the back being led to theircell.One by one they are let into their individual cells.(which are right next to eachother)Boris: Well after your clever moves, you guys are locked up in here tilltomorrow, no Free time you disgraceful Idiots! I think Watson will be verypleased with me today.Joe:I’m going to see Mrs Sullivan! See you later.Both Guards leave the three Women who are sitting thinking and looking down.Song:(Nicole)Before I got to prison, I lived a good life,It was Carla who then pulled out the knife.It’s her fault I’m here, yet she doesn’t care,Why all the betrayal, it’s just not fair.(Chorus)I’m living my life; I’m living in hell,I’m living in prison, I’m here to tell.It’s bad in here I’m in so much pain,It’s such a shame, no one knows my name.(Carla)I don’t care about her; I am who I am,It’s not my fault; it’s just the way I am.I know it was a mistake, yet there’s no turning back,Edited By George Streather (Director) and NazishHussain (Assistant Director)
  36. 36. Cell Block 33 36And from my mistakes, I’m learning that,(Chorus)I’m living my life; I’m living in hell,I’m living in prison, I’m here to tell.It’s bad in here I’m in so much pain,It’s such a shame, no one knows my name.(Yasmin)Forget about the past, it’s all about now,The hard bit is figuring a way out.You were both good friends, what went wrong.It’s about time, you both get along.(Chorus)I’m living my life; I’m living in hell,I’m living in prison, I’m here to tell.It’s bad in here I’m in so much pain,It’s such a shame, no one knows my name.Edited By George Streather (Director) and NazishHussain (Assistant Director)
  37. 37. Cell Block 33 37Scene 9 –ZahraMs Sullivan’s Office: Ms Sullivan and Mr Watson are having a friendly chat.Watson: Did I ever tell you how amazing you are at your job.Sullivan: Oh Please Cherrie Pie, you’re too kind. Besides, have you got the paperwork I asked you to do?Watson: Oh ermm...Of course. Come with me madam and I’ll show you exactlywhere it is!Watson and Sullivan hold hands and both leave, not realising they leave the dooropen behind them, whilst inmate 1 and inmate 2 are allowed on parole, realise thatSullivan’s door is left open.Inmate 1:Oi look, Ms Sullivan’s door is open.Inmate 2: Well is anyone inside?Inmate 1:Errrm... (Looks through the door) Nope!Inmate 2: Go in and see if there’s anything good in there!Inmate 1: We can’t just go in there!Inmate 2: What you in here for?Inmate 1: Breaking and entering!Inmate 2: Well off you go then! I’ll keep watch and see if you can dig somethingup about Carla.Inmate 1 starts looking through files very rapidly, whilst inmate 2 is on look out bythe door.Inmate 1: There are files on all of us!Inmate 2:You found Carla’s yet?Inmate 1 comes across Carla’s file and starts the read.)Inmate 1:Well, well, well! Looks like Carla isn’t little Miss bad girl after all.Inmate 2: What you on about?Inmate 1:Well...Inmate 2: WAIT! I think someone’s coming. Quick, let’s get back to the others.Edited By George Streather (Director) and NazishHussain (Assistant Director)
  38. 38. Cell Block 33 38Inmate 1 slams file cabinet shut and both run.The two inmates are back with theothers in the recreation room, where everyone is busy doing their own thing.Inmate1 and Inmate 2 gather round a few of the girls and tell them what they’ve justfound out. Whispers go round the group.Carla:What’s the gossip over there?Sasha:Who cares, probably a load of rubbish anyways!Carla: Yea I guess. (Looking quite suspicious)A few of the girls get up and start whispering to the girls seated around Carla,Carla is feeling very left out and slightly nervous as all the girls are now staring ather.Carla:(Stands Up)WHAT THE HELL IS GOING ON AROUND HERE!Inmate 1:(Viciously sits Carla down.) You best shut your mouth.Inmate 6:(To Carla)What was it again you’re in here for?Carla:I’ve told you all before already,(Pause) Murder.Everyone starts laughing with a suddenly stop.Inmate 3: (Holding Carla’s neck from the back.) Wrong answer, try again.Carla gets more and more nervous.Carla:Okay, Okay, I only stabbed the damn girl, now get the hell of me.Inmate 4: Uh, not so fast. Now you see; you’ve been a right cow around here.Things areabout to change!Inmate 2:A girl with only one record of stabbing someone has been messingwith the wrong bunch of girls.Inmate 1: Girls! Let’s say we show little miss bad girl, what it really means to bebad.Freeze the scene with Inmate 2 holding the back of Carla’s head whilst inmate 1 isabout to violently punch her, meanwhile everyone else is gathered round cheeringand yelling abuse at Carla.Scene cuts to Yasmine and NicoleYasmine: Nicole, look at this, is this really what you want to happen to your bestfriend?Edited By George Streather (Director) and NazishHussain (Assistant Director)
  39. 39. Cell Block 33 39Nicole:She’s not my best friend and never will be; no friend of mine would do thethingsshe did.Yasmine:I know your upset at her and I know you have no intensions ofbecoming friend again. But there’s no harm in trying.Nicole:You would never understand how it felt; to see your own friend lie andset you up. It’s all her fault I’m stuck in here!Yasmine:You’re right! I won’t ever understand, but I do know deep inside youwant to go and help her right now. It’s never too late to change things betweenyou two andholding a grudge against her won’t ever change what’s happened.Nicole sighs and realises the right thing to do. Girls unfreeze, yelling abuse andcheering on inmate 1, who is about to punch Carla.Inmate 6: PUNCH HER! WHAT YOU WAITING FOR!Inmate 3:Carla you’re a liar!All inmates now getting very aggressive.All Inmates: PUNCH HER! PUNCH HER! PUNCH HER!Nicole: (Stands Up)STOP!Everyone stops suddenly and turns around.Inmate 1:SHUT UP!Nicole:WAIT! Just listen to me for two minutes.Inmate 5:Go on then, this better be worth it.Nicole: (Takes a deep breath)How is beating up Carla, going to solve anything.Don’t you realise by acting this way you’re all only becoming what you hated dayby day.Carla was only as petrified as you all were when you first came here. Weall made stupid mistakes and tried covering up how scared we were by puttingon this fake shield that truly doesn’t need to be there. If you lot feel that theonlyway left is to stoop to Carla’s level, then were all only as bad as her. I’m sureshedoesn’t mean a thing of what she’s done, I mean come on; I should knowherbetter than anyone in here. Just take a second to think about who you allwerebefore you came hereThere’s a silence within the group, everyone is left speechless. Watson and Chandraenter.Watson:Okay you lot, fun time over; now get to your cells.Edited By George Streather (Director) and NazishHussain (Assistant Director)
  40. 40. Cell Block 33 40Everyone goes without a single word; Nicole and Carla exit last, each looking ateach other in disbelief.Carla is now shown in her cell thinking about what’s justhappened.Scene 10 – RajanEdited By George Streather (Director) and NazishHussain (Assistant Director)
  41. 41. Cell Block 33 41Therapy room, girls sit around waiting for Mr Moorland to arrive. Mr Chandrawalks in instead.Chandra: Good afternoon ladies,how is everybody?All girls: Fine thanks.Chandra: Today I will be taking your therapy session.Carla:Oi Where is the normal Therapist?Chandra: Mr Moorland has had some personal trouble so has had the week off.Andi: So, you’re taking our therapy session?Chandra: Well it seems so. Today we will be discussing... Um, what are wesupposed to be discussing?Andi: Relationship Mr Chandra.Chandra:Relationship, have any of you had any past relationships??Yasmine: Yes (quietly)Chandra:umm was it a good relationship?Yasmine:Yeah, it was I guess.Chandra:Aw, how lovely, oh I do like a good love story.Inmate 3: What about you Mr Chandra?Chandra:Oh no, nothing like that. I’m afraid I haven’t found the right one yet.Inmate 6: I’m sure there’s someone out there for you.Chandra: Well how lovely of you to say so!Newbie 1: You know Watson dating Sullivan don’t you?Inmate 6: Really?Newbie 1: Yea! She’s all over him.Inmate 3: I bet you’d like that wouldn’t you Mr Chandra?Chandra: Well it would be nice for someone to care for me, other then mymother.Edited By George Streather (Director) and NazishHussain (Assistant Director)
  42. 42. Cell Block 33 42Cash:Why not try and ask her out?Chandra: Oh no, I couldn’t possibly! She’d think i was being silly.Inmate 3:You should go for it, I think she likes you!Chandra:Do you really?(With excitement)Everyone: YES!Chandra:Maybe I should try then!Inmate 2:Go tell her then!Inmate 4:Yea you should.Andi: Go, go,go!Chandra: But I wouldn’t possibly know what to say to her.Everyone starts speaking at onceChandra: Hold one, one at a time please girls.Whitney:You should say she’s pretty.Cash: Na, say (Over the top) ‘I love you’.Yasmine: Just say what you think!Chandra: Do I have to go now?Everyone: YES!He starts to walk out but stops nervous.Chandra: Can one of you come with me?Everyone: NO!Andi: Wimp.Chandra: But I really don’t know what to say!Andi starts to write on Chandra’s hand.Andi: Just say that and you’ll be fine.Edited By George Streather (Director) and NazishHussain (Assistant Director)
  43. 43. Cell Block 33 43Chandra: Wish me luck girls and try not to do anything too naughty whilst I’mgone.Chandra walks quickly and nervously toward the governor’s office. He arrives atthe office and knocks on the door. There’s no answer so he just opens the door andwalks in. He glances at Sullivan and starts to read the words of his hand not lookingup.Chandra: Ms Sullivan I need to tell you somethingno don’t stop meI love you andI always have and I think you feel the same way actually I know you do and I loveyou and I want to spend long evenings by the fire with you and...Chandra looks and sees Sullivan with Watson who she has just been kissing.Chandra: Oh, I’m terribly sorry I didn’t know you had someone with you.Sullivan: Oh dear, this is a bit sticky isn’t it. You see Chaudry...Chandra: Chandra!Sullivan: Chandra, I’m with Mitch..-Watson now. I’m very sorry.Chandra:(Sad) No, I understand. I’m terribly sorry to disturb you.Chandra walks towards the door, he opens it, looks over his shoulder at Sullivan,pulls a handkerchief out of his pocket, wipes his eyes and leaves.Sullivan and Watson freeze for a few moments; look at each other and start to kissagain.Lights Black outScene 11–GeorgeEdited By George Streather (Director) and NazishHussain (Assistant Director)
  44. 44. Cell Block 33 44Joe is sitting in the officers mess room singing along to ‘Singing in the Rain’ on hisportable radio. He mimics the dance from the film and Watson walks in followed byNicole.Watson and Nicole stand in the door way for a few moments until Watson speaks.Watson: What the hell are you doing? (Trying not to laugh)Joe:(Stunned and embarrassed) Oh, sorry sir, I was just, just practicing myroutine for the PE session tomorrow.Watson: But you don’t take the PE class tomorrow!Joe: No, well, I was working on it for Friday.Watson: Yes! (Sarcastically)Anyway,Nicole wants a word with you Joe, I said youweren’t busy.Joe: No, no I’m free.Watson:(To Nicole). Well I’ll leave you in Joe’s capable hands.Nicole: Thanks Watson.Watson turns round and stars at Nicole.Nicole:(Realising what’s she’s done), I mean MR. Watson.Watson: Better!Watson gives Nicole and Joe a disapproving look and leaves.Joe: Well thank God he’s gone.Nicole: Joe I need to speak to you...Joe: Now listen, (Very defensive)I can explain about the beer, see my friendshipped...Nicole: No it’s not about the beer!Joe: Fags?Nicole: No!Joe:Perfume?Nicole: Just listen for crying out loud! Right!Joe gets upand pours himself a glass of water and begins to drinkNicole: I’d like to go on one of the Education courses...Edited By George Streather (Director) and NazishHussain (Assistant Director)
  45. 45. Cell Block 33 45As she says education Joe spits out his water in shock! He turns round and stares atNicole.Joe: You what?Nicole: I want to go on one of the Education courses.Joe: Really?Nicole: Yes!Joe: That’s brilliant. Hold on! (Gets note book out of his pocket!) Right, what kindof thing do you have in mind?Nicole: Well I didn’t pass my A levels!Joe:Right, let’s get you doing some A levels then shall we!Nicole: Ok.Joe: Right, would you like to do, A level Maths, English, Drama...Nicole: English! I want to write a book.Joe: Oh really, what kind of book?Nicole: A book about my life!Joe: Right, well, that should be an interesting read! I tell you what; I’ll have aword with the Gov and get you on it ASAP! Ok?Nicole: Cheers Joe, I owe you one.-Joe: You do and all! Two in fact!Nicole: What?Joe: You still haven’t paid for those beers!Nicole: Oh, sorry Joe. How much was it?Joe: Fiver!Nicole: Ok, here you go.As Nicole hands him the money, Boris walks in.Boris: What’s this then, ay Joe? Smuggling to the prisoners?(Getting excited)I’vegot you this time; I’ve waited ages for this and now it’s finally here! I’m going totake this to the top. All illegal I bet?Joe: Yep, yep they are!Edited By George Streather (Director) and NazishHussain (Assistant Director)
  46. 46. Cell Block 33 46Boris: Brilliant, I’ll probably get a promotion out of this!Joe: Boris?Boris: No Joe don’t try and wheedle out of it because you won’t change my mind.Joe: Where did you get those fags, (Pointing to shirt pocket.) and the bottle ofWhiskey?Boris:(Not realising) off (Realises) you! Oh my GOD!Joe: Yes! So unless you want the Gov or Watson to find out about this, I’d keepyour mouth shut. Ok?Boris:(Annoyed)You, you, you. I’ll get you one day you, you! Ahhhrrrr!Boris storms outNicole: Nice one!Joe: Ta. That’s the way to handle that little,(He looks at Nicole)man. (Pause) Right,get on your way now.Nicole: Cheers Joe! See ya!Nicole walks out and Joe lights a fag.Scene 12– Sara and ZahraAll the inmates are in the recreation room during their free time. Scene begins withCarla’s and a few inmates arm wrestling, Carla has just one the game.Carla: Thrashed you all…AGAIN!Edited By George Streather (Director) and NazishHussain (Assistant Director)
  47. 47. Cell Block 33 47Sasha: She beat you, she beat you!Inmate 3: What, you cheated!Tasha: She didn’t cheat!She gets up and starts to boastCarla:Better luck next time!Inmate 3: Whatever.Carla: Who’s next?Inmate 1: Try playing with yourself?Basha: I’ll play with you.Carla: No thanks Bash! How about you go play hopscotch or something.Carla:So who want a go then?Nicole at this point is observing what is happening and smiling at how Carla isshowing off , and walks up to the group, and sits in front of Carla.Nicole: Round 4(Smiling)Carla: bring it on(Smiling to)Game carries on, all inmates gather round eager to see the outcome of this game.Nicole winsCarla: What?Nicole: Game over!Nicole gets up with a smirk on her face while everyone’s turns silent.Carla: That doesn’t change the past, remember how I used thrash you(Almostlaughing)Nicole turns around with a soft smileNicole: Yeah how we used to argue about it, then 10 seconds later Laugh aboutit?Carla’s face dropsEdited By George Streather (Director) and NazishHussain (Assistant Director)
  48. 48. Cell Block 33 48Carla: (To other prisoners) go do something somewhere else!I hear your gettingout soon?Nicole: Yea, 3 weeks?Carla: You told that Yasmine?Nicole: Not yet.Carla: She’s done a lot for you, you know. And for me.Nicole: You’ll look after her wont you?Carla: Yeah, sure!Spot light on CarlaCarla: I’m starting to realise that being together with everyone even Nicole is notso bad, I actually miss my times with Nicole and I guess I’ve been to big headed toactually admit that I was wrong all along and Nicole wouldn’t be here if it wasn’tfor me, but there is no going back so I guess I should make the most of thesemoments.Spotlight now turns onto NicoleNicole: Why wasn’t it like this from the beginning, even though so much hashappened, I can’t go back and change things and I really do miss my best friend?,I’m gonna make sure before I go it’s never too late…Carla: What do you think you’ll do when you get out?Nicole: Thinking of writing a book!Carla: What you going to call it?Nicole: The Promise! I’ll send you a copy when it’s done.Carla:(Smiling)you better. I’m so sorry i let you down.Nicole: I know!Carla: Friends again?Nicole: Of course we are!Nicole and Carla hugLights fade out.Edited By George Streather (Director) and NazishHussain (Assistant Director)
  49. 49. Cell Block 33 49Scene 13–ParnyanYasmine: Hey you, (To Nicole)I want to tell you something.Nicole:Yas, there’s something I also need to talk to you aboutEdited By George Streather (Director) and NazishHussain (Assistant Director)
  50. 50. Cell Block 33 50Yasmine: Are you alright? You don’t look to good.Nicole: look Yasmine, after what I’m about to tell you, I just want you to knowthat I will always be your friend and no matter what I will always remember youas a sister.Yasmine: something is wrong isn’t it, just tell me, please, is it me, are youplanning on…Nicole: Yasmine listen!Nicole and Yasmine look at each other for a few seconds and they both look veryupsetNicole: I’m leaving, I’ve done my time and now it’s time for me to go and makesomething out of myself.Yasmine: Nicole but… but I’m going to be alone, isolated, depressedNicole: No nono, please Yas you’re a brilliant mate and you’ll be fine. You taughtme a lot of things I will always remember, no matter where or who I’m with.Please trust me, do you trust me?Yasmine: I… I… I do but… You can’t go, you just can’t.Nicole: see your saying it yourself, you don’t’ really need me. You will cope andyou do not deserve to be here. Do you understand what I’m saying to you?Yasmine: wait hold on, what’s wrong with me. I should be happy with what’shappened. I was waiting for this day for a very long time. I’m really sorry. Whatsort of a friend am I.Nicole tries to lie to Yasmine about her leavingNicole: You know what I’m not leaving; I was just playing around with you.Hahahahaha, GOTTYA!Yasmine: You idiot! Look what you just put me through.Nicole talking to herself while Yasmine is frozenNicole: I can’t just leave like this, I have to stay and be with her. She’s my one andonly decent friend who is caring, loving and an amazing person to be around. Ihave to do something stupid so that I can stay and be here for her.Nicole talking to YasmineNicole: You know what I’m going to be back in just a minute, don’t go anywhere.Edited By George Streather (Director) and NazishHussain (Assistant Director)
  51. 51. Cell Block 33 51Yasmine: oh ok, can I comeNicole: no you stay here and I’ll be back, just like I said soNicole Walks off, as she’s walking away she suddenly drops a letter on the floor.Nicole stops half way and looks at the letter and so does Yasmine, Yas mine runsand picks the letter upNicole:Yas please give me my letter, I need itYasmine: hmmm I would what’s written in this letter, you never get letters.Nicole: Yasmine please give it to me, you don’t want to read it, trust me!Nicole struggles to get the letter of Yasmine, but Yasmine reads itYasmine: It is true, isn’t it?Nicole: No it’s a mistake, pleaseYasmine: Oh my God, what’s wrong with you? You idiot, you was about to riskall that for me? And not get the freedom you deserve?Nicole: You’re worth it, that’s whyYasmine: I might have been very upset before but, now I’m telling you myself goand get out of here.Nicole: no I can’t I’ve already made up my mindYasmine: please, if you stay here I will never forgive myselfNicole: Promise me something YasYasmine: anythingNicole: promise me you will keep out from danger, promise me that you willnever give up, no matter how worst matters get and finally promise me that youwill never forget this love between to sisters. Me and YouYasmine: I promise you, but you will need to go out there and show everyonethe real youSong Between Yasmine and NicoleScene 13First verseI started of confused, not knowing what to do,Giving up on hope realising I couldn’t copeEdited By George Streather (Director) and NazishHussain (Assistant Director)
  52. 52. Cell Block 33 52I was betrayed and I try to move onBut that wasn’t the case, I’m far from goneSecond verseYou changed me for the best, didn’t care about the rest,Now I’m standing here, thinking you’re so blessed,My time has come, were near to an end,But don’t believe I’m not here till the endChorusGoodbye my Friend, good bye my angelYou made me be who I am todayGoodbye my inmate, Goodbye my miracleForever I’ll remember you in my prayersThird VerseI’ve waited so long to find a friend I guess we got to part Cuss it’s our final bend,I don’t want you to go and I’ll miss you soWe made it for a reason only time will show 6.ChorusGoodbye my Friend, good bye my angelYou made me be who I am todayGoodbye my inmate, Goodbye my miracleForever I’ll remember you in my prayersFourth verseYou got to make the most of the freedom that will comeSo make sure you say Hi to my mum,Jokes now aside, should have never liedBaby you know you’re one of a kindChorusGoodbye my Friend, good bye my angelYou made me be who I am todayGoodbye my inmate, Goodbye my miracleForever I’ll remember you in my prayersChorus (Acapella)Goodbye my Friend, good bye my angelYou made me be who I am todayGoodbye my inmate, Goodbye my miracleForever I’ll remember you in my prayersSong finishes and Nicole turns away then runs to hug YasmineBoth girls let go and walk the opposite ways, Nicole, turns back and calls her onemore timeEdited By George Streather (Director) and NazishHussain (Assistant Director)
  53. 53. Cell Block 33 53Nicole:Yas there’s something very important which I have missed out and I wantyou to know. Please listen very carefully to what I’m about to say.Yasmine looks up confused and Nicole whispers something in her earNicole: I PROMISE…Nicole whispers and looks at her one more timeYasmine:(Realising)She promised!Yasmine runs off stage with Nicole.Scene 14 –George and Nazish‘Speak up’ Talk Show set. Sally and Johnny host show. Both of them are sitting onsofas, whilst holding Que Cards before show begins. Director of the show comes onset.Director: Right, we’re going live in 5.Two people walk onto set with cards telling audience, to laugh, cheer, clap etc.Edited By George Streather (Director) and NazishHussain (Assistant Director)
  54. 54. Cell Block 33 54Card Holder 1: Okay, so we need real energy from you guys, you need to laugh,cry, and just really show your emotions okay.Director:(shouting) where the hell is my chair!(Walks towards his chair)Cameraman filming and then show goes live.Director: And action!Sally:Hello, and welcome to ‘Speak Up’, where we share with you real life stories.Johnny: Today on the show we have a book award nominee, Miss Nicole Harper.Audience Cheer and Clap, whilst Nicole walks onto set. Sally and Johnny both shakehands with Nicole.Sally: Thanks for coming NicoleNicole: Well I’m getting paid aren’t I? (Laughs)Johnny:Course you are.Sally:(looks interested) so, what exactly inspired you to write this book, I meanit’s a pretty interesting name ‘The Promise’.Nicole:well, the whole book is based around a promise that I made to a very dearcellmate of mine, Yasmine, whilst I was in Prison.Johnny: So what was the promise?Nicole: Come on, if I say it, then it would give everything awayJohnny: Ah, so that’s obviously a key feature in the book.Nicole:Yeah, that and many other things like, how me and Yasmine met, how shechanged me as a person and that I owe my life to her.Sally: So where is this Yasmine?Nicole: Well, the situation is Sally, Yasmine is still in prison, but she won’t bestaying there for too long-Sally: - What do you mean ‘too long’?Nicole: I’ve made a commitment to Yasmine, and I’m afraid I can’t reveal that toyou just yet.Johnny interferesJohnny: You’re not giving much away are you? (Laughs)Edited By George Streather (Director) and NazishHussain (Assistant Director)
  55. 55. Cell Block 33 55Nicole: I’m sorry; I just can’t say much right now (smiles back at Johnny)Jonny looks at audienceJohnny: Our guest host is definitely a tough cookie and someone who we areunable to crack! But we will be back with you in 5 to know more ‘The Promise’.Johnny looks at Sally, who holds up the book. They both look at Nicole who smiles atthe audience. Lights begin to dim and audience cheer and clap. Lights fade out.Scene 15 - GeorgeNICOLE is standing outside the prison gates. The door opens and WATSON appearsfollowed by YASMINE.Yasmine: Well goodbye Mr Watson!Watson: Just keep your nose clean ok!Yasmine: Oh I will, don’t worry.Watson: On your way now!Edited By George Streather (Director) and NazishHussain (Assistant Director)
  56. 56. Cell Block 33 56CHANDRA walks out of the prisonYasmine: Bye Mr Chandra!Chandra: Good by Yasmine. Have fun.CHANDRA starts to cry. MR SULLIVAN comes out looking for WATSON.Sullivan:Ah there you are! CanI just introduce you to our new Therapist?An Indian woman follows her and CHANDRA falls in love the moment he sees her.Yasmine:(Whispers in Chandra’s ear) Good Luck Chandra.WATSON and SULLIVAN go inside. CHANDRA begins to sing an Indian Love songbut WATSON shouts and they both follow him in.YASMINEsmiles-turns around and runs towards NICOLE. After hugging, they beginto talk.Yasmine:Nicole, I just want to say how grateful I am to you. You got them to see Iwas innocent. Thank you so much. You kept your promise to help set me free.Thank you.Nicole:Don’t thank me Yasmine, you helped me when I was in need, and now I’vedone the same for you. (Puts hand on Yasmine’s shoulder)I’m just so pleasedyou’re freeNICOLE moves her hand off YASMINE’S shoulder, who looks at her and smiles.Yasmine:By the way Carla says hi. She’s had her sentence shortenedfor goodbehaviour.Nicole: Well, if what I’ve heard is true, she deserves it! Come on… let’s go getsomething to eat ey?Yasmine: Yea, why not?NICOLE and YASMINE walk off. Enter on stage WATSON and SULLIVANthey areholding hands.JOE walks up to BORIS.Cut to inside prisonAll the girls are standing for inspectionWatson: as you all know, Yasmine is now a free person so I’m sure you’re allhappy about that. This does not mean however that you can just have a day of.Joe has been practicing a PE session for you. Well Joe you may start.Joe: Yes right sir. Just copy me girls. Chandra, press the play button.Edited By George Streather (Director) and NazishHussain (Assistant Director)
  57. 57. Cell Block 33 57CHANDRA is talking to the new THERAPIST.Joe: Boris would you mind.BORIS presses the play button on the CD player and Singing in the rain starts toplay and JOE starts to dance, Boris joins in but can’t do it properly.Carla: You are kidding aren’t you!She walks over to the CD player and clicks through a few tracks and plays the finalsong.NICOLE and YASMINE enter on stage.All the prisoners sing the final song!THE ENDEdited By George Streather (Director) and NazishHussain (Assistant Director)

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