Totally Over You
Running: Saturday 25th November 5pm-7:45pm and Sunday 26th November 4:30pm-7pm
An adapted version of Mark Ravenhill’s original play, TOTALLY OVER YOU explores the superficial appeal of celebrity in a world where teens can either dream of being whirled to fame by Pop Idol or of breaking down on the Jerry Springer Show. If a boy can’t display the photogenic cheekbones of Brad Pitt or the publicity muscle of Pdiddy, then he’ll never get the girl, and if the girl can’t lose her average guy-next-door boyfriend, she’ll never get the fame. But what’s the one truth that even celebrity can’t escape – what goes up, must come down…
Running: Sunday 26th November 7:30pm-9:30pm and Sunday 3rd December 1:30pm-3:30pm
A modern day reworking of Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet, TORN confronts the issues faced by two young lovers – one African, one West-Indian. Does blood run thicker than water, or is love enough to conquer all? TORN is a devised play which promises to enthral, surprise and shock its audience.
Deep – A Professional Showcase
Running: Sunday 2nd December 5pm-7:45pm and Sunday 3rd December 4:00pm-6:45pm
The Students will be presenting a series of raw meditations on the natures of love, anger, obsession and desire. Drawing inspiration from a wide portfolio, the showcase will include the works of; Shakespeare, Wedekind, Patrick Marber, Barry Keefe, Debbie Tucker Green and others.
Running: Sunday 26th November 2:30-4:30pm only
If ONLY is a powerful modern day morality tale about teenage pregnancy, devised and presented by Identity Drama School young actors. This play utilizes the young people’s voices – which are seldom heard.
Running: Sunday 3rd December 7:30pm-9:30pm only
EVE’S SONG is a bold and exciting piece of theatre which seeks to explore the issues of sexuality, identity and history.