Going Solo

Self-exiled at home for decades, an agoraphobic mother must choose between her recluse life and trekking through the scary bustle of NYC to see her estranged daughter perform a solo at Carnegie Hall and, while she takes this voyage with her two loved-starved friends, this eclectic, female ensemble allow us to laugh and cry while making us believe we are never too old to dream and never too young to forgive

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Starring Roles For:
Kathy Bates
Shirley McLaine
Debbie Reynolds
In the Vein Of:
Grumpy Old 'Women'
These Old Broads
Golden Girls
Author Bio:
Robert Gately’s short bio: Since retiring early in 1998, Robert has written 2 novels, 2 non-fiction books, 12 screenplays and 3 stage plays. His body of work has been recognized in over 300 festival, stage, book and screenplay competitions around the world (over 180 of those were finalist or better). The finalist or better placements include book, screen and stage play successes in Faulkner/Wisdom Creative Writing contest, Norumbego Fiction Award, Chesterfield, Writer's Network, Dana Awards, Frontiers in Writing, SFWP (Santa Fe), etc.

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Contest Results:
Women's Film & Script (Finalist, emailed me I was a 'finalist.) [2018]
London Film Awards (First Place, Stage Play category) [2013]
American Movie Awards (First Place, stage play category) [2014]
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