Overview

By Rosie Kellett
Directed by Janys Chambers

A reading of a brand new play performed by professional actors, script in hand - part of the Octagon Top 5 Season

About the play

"I NEVER SAID I WANTED TO BE FRIENDS. AND I NEVER SAID I WANTED TO BE HERE. AND I NEVER SAID I LIKED YOU."

A heart-rending play about families: about children without mothers and mothers without children, about belonging and not belonging.

About the playwright

Rosie Kellett was a member of the Soho Theatre Writer’s Lab 2015/16 where she wrote ROOST, her third full-length play, which was also developed at the North Wall Theatre in Oxford. Rosie was also part of the Almeida Theatre Writer’s development programme, where she developed Morker, subsequently performed at Courting Drama at the Southwark Playhouse; Itch and Scratch; and Drip Action Theatre Trail Festival.  Rosie’s other credits include SKINT (Vault Festival; winner of the ‘Festival Spirit’ and ‘Pick of the Week’ awards), Morker (Southwark Playhouse), PEAK (Old Red Lion Theatre) and PRIMADONNA (Vault Festival), published by Nick Hern Books.

Additional information

Tickets

£5

Post Show Talk

Free, find out more about the performance after the show with the actors and director.

Tickets

Tickets

Tickets £5 (includes free post-show discussion)

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