By Martin Crimp
Cast list + favourite lines
Clair - Wendy Haines -‘Take off your hat. And don’t wear your badge indoors. We know who you are.’
Chris - Kai Green - ‘Even the roses have changed.’
Jenny - Amee Freyone - ‘Nothing feels right. Everything-don’t you think?- seems awkward and artificial.’
"Clair wants to write, Chris wants to work and Jenny wants to sleep. Can any of this be possible in a city which is collapsing and turning to dust? Will their conversations hold their world together? Or will their attempts to seem less unnatural and inartificial fail?"
Director - Kate Morrison-Wynne
DSM - Georgia Frost
Sound and multimedia:
Date of performance: 31 May 2012 at 4pm and 7pm
Location: The Boilerhouse Theatre, Royal Holloway.
The City was part of the 2012 MA Director's Season at Royal Holloway's Department of Drama. This forms part of the MA in Theatre (Directing) course as the "Independent Practical Project" and sees them team up with a crew of first year undergraduate students who gain valuable experience of various roles in the organising and preparation of a performance.