2. Testing & Stigma

2. Testing & Stigma 2017-02-03T13:46:38+00:00

Project Description

When the Situation Gets Slippery, Episode 2: Testing & Stigma covers HIV basics and testing.

Episode 2 Scene List

Transition

Moment of Noise
The opposite of a moment of silence, the group makes noise to signal they’re joining the fight against HIV.

Introduction

We’ll Tell You
The group answers the question “How did you first hear about HIV?” from personal experience.

Scene 1

Sam’s (Lack of) Sex-Ed Monologue
Sam tells the story of her lone sex-educator: her sister.

Scene 2

Kaylin’s HIV Stigma Monologue
Kaylin deals with difficult issues surrounding HIV, admitting her own susceptibility to perpetuate stigma.

Scene 3

Neither of Them Know (Party Scene)
In a spoken word poem, two teenagers engage in drunken unprotected sex where one of them unknowingly transmits HIV to the other.

Scene 4

Sophia’s Testing Story
Sophia recounts her experience talking with a friend after she takes an HIV test.

Scene 5

Going to Prom
In this funny scene, Harry finds himself in the awkward situation that his prom date’s dad is the doctor who tested him for HIV.

Scene 6

I Got Tested for HIV
Harry tells the true story, with words and hip-hop dance, of nervously getting tested for HIV.

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