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Run-On Sentence is a comedic drama by Stacie Lents based on the experiences of female prison inmates.


Originally commissioned by Prison Performing Arts, the play was initially developed with the playwright & performed by inmates at Women’s Eastern Reception, Diagnostic, and Correctional Center in Vandalia, MO.


Run-On Sentence tells the story of cellmates whose lives are turned upside down by the arrival of a new inmate.


Both moving and funny, the play asks: should people be defined by our worst mistake?

Cast of 6 W, ages 21+

Running Time: 2 hours with 1 intermission

Rated M for Mature (adult language and situations)

Auditions early March 2023.

Cold readings from the script- readings released February. 

Performances April 20-24, 2023, 2022

Tickets on sale Febraury 2023

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