DNA by Dennis Kelly & East End Tales by Fin Kennedy
A double-bill performed by Arcola Youth Theatre
Directed by Helena Easton
DNA by Dennis Kelly
Deoxyribonucleic Acid: A little bit of knowledge is a dangerous thing. When a high school “it” group takes a joke too far, a lonely and terrified girl is missing, presumed…..?
Calling up contemporary media obsessions with ‘real life stories’ and dodgy old postmen with rotten teeth, Deoxyribonucleic Acid is a poignant and, sometimes, hilarious tale with a very, very dark heart.
East End Tales by Fin Kennedy
Sleep in the day
Come out at night
Y’see the real East End
From gossipy sisters jostling for position on the sofa, through to a pair of cynical pigeons sitting on a telegraph wire, our storytellers observe a day in the life of London’s East End.