Nottingham Playhouse Theatre Company and HighTide present

LIT

Tuesday 24 September - Saturday 5 October 2019

Neville Studio - Tickets: £16 / £14.50 concession

Age guide: 14+

Details

“I’m making him work for it. Got him to buy me a pack of Tangfastics and a can of Lilt before I showed him my tits.”

The problem with love is that it’s different for everyone. For Bex, love is a handjob in detention and the promise of a date at a Chinese buffet. She doesn’t even like Chinese.

LIT explores the turbulent teenage years of a Nottingham girl looking for love in all the wrong places.

Originally commissioned by HighTide, LIT writer Sophie Ellerby revives a proud British tradition by placing complex, working-class people at the heart of her work. Sophie is an actor and writer, and the spark of LIT came from her experience studying young women and mothers in the prison system.

Artistic Director of nabokov and previously the Associate Director at Paines Plough and at the Lyric Hammersmith, LIT Director Stef O’Driscoll is a leading innovator in British theatre.
“Creates an alternative experience for people who don’t think theatre is for them.” The Stage

Find out about performance content, triggers and advisories here.

Post-show panel discussion: Fri 4 Oct
Come and join us for a lively debate inspired by the themes in Sophie Ellerby’s powerful new play. The panel will include author Lucy Baldwin, Sophie Ellerby and members of the creative team.

CAST INCLUDES

Eve Austin
Tiger Cohen-Towell
Maxine Finch
Kieran Hardcastle
Jim Pope

CREATIVE TEAM

Director Stef O’Driscoll
Designer Minglu Wang
Sound Designer Dominic Kennedy
Casting Director Vicky Richardson CDG

Schools Tickets

School tickets are £12 each (subject to availability). One teacher goes free with every ten tickets purchased.
Book by calling the Box Office on 0115 941 9419.

Post-show panel discussion available for schools. Email schoolbookings@nottinghamplayhouse.co.uk for more information.

Groups Tickets

Tickets for groups of 10 or more are £14.50 (subject to availability). Book by calling the Box Office on 0115 941 9419.

An extra £1.50 charge will be added to your order if you would like your tickets posted to you.
(Free of charge for Playhouse Pass members)

Want to see it all? Find out more about our Playhouse Saver offer here.


Also showing at

HighTide Aldeburgh Festival Tuesday 10 – Saturday 14 September
Omnibus Clapham Tuesday 17 – Saturday 21 September

Dates & Times

LIT - Tue 24 Sep 7:45pm Tue 24 Sep Neville Studio 7:45pm Press Night £16 Book Now
LIT - Wed 25 Sep 7:45pm Wed 25 Sep Neville Studio 7:45pm £16 Book Now
LIT - Thu 26 Sep 7:45pm Thu 26 Sep Neville Studio 7:45pm £16 Book Now
LIT - Fri 27 Sep 7:45pm Fri 27 Sep Neville Studio 7:45pm £16 Book Now
LIT - Sat 28 Sep 2:45pm Sat 28 Sep Neville Studio 2:45pm £16 Book Now
LIT - Sat 28 Sep 7:45pm Sat 28 Sep Neville Studio 7:45pm £16 Book Now
LIT - Tue 1 Oct 7:45pm Tue 1 Oct Neville Studio 7:45pm £16 Book Now
LIT - Wed 2 Oct 7:45pm Wed 2 Oct Neville Studio 7:45pm £16 Book Now
LIT - Thu 3 Oct 7:45pm Thu 3 Oct Neville Studio 7:45pm £16 Book Now
LIT - Fri 4 Oct 7:45pm Fri 4 Oct Neville Studio 7:45pm Post Show Talk £16 Book Now
LIT - Sat 5 Oct 2:45pm Sat 5 Oct Neville Studio 2:45pm £16 Book Now
LIT - Sat 5 Oct 7:45pm Sat 5 Oct Neville Studio 7:45pm £16 Book Now
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