See the best new plays in monologue form at Heretic Voices, a celebration of unique voices with exceptional stories to tell.
Selected from 1,136 submissions by Guardian theatre critic Michael Billington, award-winning playwright and actor Lolita Chakrabarti, BAFTA Award-winning actor Monica Dolan and senior literary agent Mel Kenyon, the winning three monologues make for one unforgettable evening.
WOMAN CAUGHT UNAWARE by Annie Fox
A searing examination of the culture of body shaming
Directed by Jessica Edwards, starring Amanda Boxer
DEAN MCBRIDE by Sonya Hale
A vivid and poetic story of loss and redemption set on a Croydon council estate
Directed by Roy Alexander Weise, starring Ted Reilly
A HUNDRED WORDS FOR SNOW by Tatty Hennessy
The story of a teenage girl’s solo journey to the North Pole with her father’s ashes
Directed by Max Gill, starring Lauren Samuels